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Baby Arches Back And Cries When Sleeping
8.5 month old son cries furiously when putting him on his back to sleep or just change his diaper. He will push off with his feet and arch his back?
My 4 month baby has been really fussy the last few days and arches her back and cries during feedings. Its like she wants to eat but sonething hurts?
Acid reflux: Your baby could have acid reflux (also called gastroesophageal reflux) when stomach contents refluxes up into esophagus and can cause burning or pain. Reflux can be made worse by formula intolerance, constipation, and illness. A 4 month old with fussiness that persists for a few days should be seen by her primary care provider to rule-out more serious problems. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Am I going threw a set back? Very depress sad angry not hungry get no sleep at all no help cry everyday at times all day had my baby 8/1/15 have two other kids 1yr and 4yr
One's ObGyn can help: A "set back" suggests that there have been past similar problems. Having delivered a baby a month ago, such symptoms can be post-partum depression... which Ob-Gyn doctors know a lot about. If one has seen a psychiatrist, make contact again. Medications may be needed. It is better to have a good mind and be on meds, instead of being psychologically impaired due to trying to avoid meds. ...Read more
My daughter is 3.5 months and constantly moving and wiggling. She chews her tongue and will arch back hard and fight sleep she tired or fight seizure
Doesn't sound abnorm: Babies as they grow become very active; arching is part of their repertoire of movement. You may wish to take some videos of the behaviors to review with your pediatrician. Four month visit should be coming up. ...Read more
Are night wakings in infants other than those for feedings common and should the infant be helped to fall back asleep or left to 'cry it out'?
If you sleep on your back when you're a baby, are you more likely to sleep on your back when you're an adult?
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