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Question: My daughter has a habit of sleeping while breast feeding otherwise she won't. ..how can I stop this. .I want she has to sleep in my absence also
Answer: Tips to keep baby awake during a feed:
burp and switch breasts oftenchange diaper half way through a feedingrub, massage or tickle feet, toes, hands and/or underarmsstroke facetalk or sing to babystroke baby's spine or walk your fingers up baby's spinewashcloth on face/neckblow gently into baby's facetalk to babyremove his clothes, do skin to skin, or at least unsaddlesit baby upright since this is a hard position to fall asleep inplace baby on a flat surface next to you without blankets etc. After baby lies there for 30 seconds or so he'll probably start to fuss and kick and be ready to eat again. This is one of my favorite techniques. It works really well, and it doesn't require much energy from a tired mom.bicycle baby's legs and armsfeed baby in a light and noisy environmentCrown Reflex- Dance your fingers on the crown of baby's head (firmly but not hard). This helps to lengthen feeds by keeping baby sucking and swallowing.Palmar Reflex- massage baby's palms in a circle with your thumbs. Do this for up to a minute if needed to help baby open his mouth and get ready to nurse.
Question: My 11months old baby has cough problem. He has stuffy nose and some times running nose. I give him medicine properly as per the advise of pediatrician. But cough is still there. He has difficult while feeding and sleeping because of stuffy nose. Can u please help me? I'm little anxious about this.
Answer: Hello! Dont worry..Growing babies explore a lot and grab everything, so it's easy for him to pick up a cold virus on his hands.you can try these effective home remedies to treat runny nose..
• Boil some water in a pot and then add some mint leaves, basil leaves, a little pepper, ginger and breastmilk till the water boils to a point to leave only about 3/4th of original quantity. Now let this solution cool down and administer this to the baby every night.
• Combine 1/4th tbsp of turmeric powder, dates and 1/4th tbsp of celery seeds (ajwain) and boil them all with milk. Cool it down and administer it to the baby.
Question: My baby has continous cough while sleeping
Answer: Hi dear it may be possible ur baby throat is irritating and dats why baby is feeling to cough. Do use humidifier at ur room and give haldi milk to ur 3 year old baby. Before sleeping. Apply baby vicks in baby back chest and sole. U can also give sitofaladi churn by mixing honey and ginger juice in it half tea spoon. It really work in my baby case.