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Is it helpful for a mom to take the time to put her child in a car, drive around, and get him to fall asleep?
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In brief: Sometimes...
...This is the only thing that will work!

In brief: Sometimes...
...This is the only thing that will work!
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
That was the best thing for my now 18 year old.
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
In brief: I wouldn't start
Various studies show that any involved ritual to induce sleep; rocking, feeding, riding around, etc.
increase subsequent sleep disorders for the first 4 years by 400%. Make the sleeping area comforting, with some light and sound with you reading in the distance.The kid can settle and resettle later in the night after you are gone.

In brief: I wouldn't start
Various studies show that any involved ritual to induce sleep; rocking, feeding, riding around, etc.
increase subsequent sleep disorders for the first 4 years by 400%. Make the sleeping area comforting, with some light and sound with you reading in the distance.The kid can settle and resettle later in the night after you are gone.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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