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Is It Normal For My Baby To Eat More At Night Than During The Day
Yes: Some babies, particularly those who were more active in the womb at night may have their circadian rhythm reversed and will be more active and hungry at night. As the baby becomes more interactive with the environment this usually changes. If this pattern is persistent i recommend the parents move to a more appropriate time zone(just kidding!). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Feed on demand: Early on it is best to feed on demand...Meaning feed the baby as often as the baby wants. Start very early however in establishing a bedtime routine. Bath, breast, bed. Bathe the baby, breastfeed and then immediately put the baby to bed. Lights out, people out of room, etc. It may take a while for your baby to get the message but if you stick with it the baby learns to fall asleep on its own. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Normal, not typical: You have the good fortune to have a baby that has a more friendly day night rhythm. This is fine. ...Read more
Yes: This can be a yes & no. Some see this behavior in babies with a poor latch during breast feeding. There are various personalities described for bf babies that include the "gourmet" that plays with the feed initially before settling, i guess that is preferred over the barracuda.In any case i would consult with your physician or lactation specalist if this is causing problems. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 1month baby doesnt sleep during day at all. Hi is awake for 9-12hours, after that he wake up only to eat,then back to sleep. Is normal for a baby?
Newborn sleep: Like adults, each baby has their own unique sleeping pattern. As long as he sleeps well at night, waking to eat and is happy and content while he is awake during the day, I believe it is fine. Enjoy him, they grow so fast. Thanks for consulting with Healthtap! ...Read more
My one month old is very sleepy and wakes to eat but only half a feed. Growth spurt or should I be worried. She normally is awake more in the day?
Call your doctor: Call your doctor and have him examine your infant. If this worsens before you can see them take the baby to the er. ...Read more
My baby boy is 7 weeks old and has been sleeping a lot more through the day and eating less. Just wanting to know if this is normal?
Checkup: He is due for his 8wk check up; so as long as he is not obviously dehydrated take him in on an appt for routine followup and get him weighed; be sure to bring your concerns up and make sure all is well. It is normal to sleep alot; but as long as your baby is getting enough food and fluids his weight should be fine and a good indicator of how well he is doing. ...Read more
Yes. Most peoplesimi: Yes,pain in the shoulder at night is pretty common. Most people complain of difficulty lying on the affected side while in bed. Having said that it is important to remember that the pain can be a result of multiple problems, ranging from a simple sprain to a full rotator cuff tear. Please see your doctor for a detailed exam. ...Read more
Is it normal for your heart rate to become slower once the night gets late? Say it's 90 during day and then 60 at night? That normal?
I am 18 weeks pregnant and my tummy during the day is hard, but at night and early in the morning is softer is this normal? Thank you
Is it normal for my 2 month old to be sleeping more and eating less (eating half the amount she used to and less frequently)?
Is it normal for my 4 month old baby to sleep all day and night but can only stay up 30 minutes to an hour a day?
21 weeks pregnant. Is it normal for the baby to be very active one day and not so much the next? Baby moved moved a lot yesterday but is quieter now
Yes: As long as the fetus is moving intermittently through the day, this is normal. Perhaps the relative decrease in activity today is due to the higher activity yesterday. ...Read more
Why wont my 1 month old baby go to sleep during the night? He sleeps good during the day, seems to be more active at night.
6 months: The majority of babies will sleep through the night by 6 months. We consider 6-8 hours as sleeping through the night. 1 month old babies have no concept of night and day. You can try to keep him awake a little more each time he is up and very slowly he will sleep more at night. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My daughter is 38 weeks pregnant the baby is moving a lot more than usual is this normal at this time?
Yes: This is a very normal process. The baby is getting ready for its big day. ...Read more
Pee a normal amount every hour awake at night why is that? Sometimes drink less than a cup of water at most at night. Should i see a doctor?
Is it safe to give an 8 month old baby Infant Tylenol (acetaminophen) every day during teething to help with teething pain & discomfort? Baby's weight is 18 lbs.
Depends: If you are having lots of loose diarrhea like stools that may cause dehydration and possibly uterine contractions. However, if its just small amounts of stool each time it may just be that you aren't completely evacuating your stools each time you try to pass. Immodium is safe for diarrhea in pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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