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How can I teach my baby to self-soothe?
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Dr. Laura Webb
Pediatrics
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In brief: keep practicing
Start between the ages of 3-6mo and begin by developing a consistent routine around nap and bedtime.
Keep the lights low, nurse until baby is drowsy, sing a few quiet songs and put baby in crib before they are asleep. You can use a pacifier if it seems to help your baby. Try comforting sounds like white noise in their bedroom. With practice pretty soon they will be able to soothe themselves.

In brief: keep practicing
Start between the ages of 3-6mo and begin by developing a consistent routine around nap and bedtime.
Keep the lights low, nurse until baby is drowsy, sing a few quiet songs and put baby in crib before they are asleep. You can use a pacifier if it seems to help your baby. Try comforting sounds like white noise in their bedroom. With practice pretty soon they will be able to soothe themselves.
Dr. Laura Webb
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Dr. Jonathan Jassey
Pediatrics
In brief: Self soothe
Rocking the bassinet, sounds or vibrations can help.
Also the pacifier can help too.

In brief: Self soothe
Rocking the bassinet, sounds or vibrations can help.
Also the pacifier can help too.
Dr. Jonathan Jassey
Dr. Jonathan Jassey
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