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Question: Hi my baby is 9 days .... she sleeps most of the time and drinks milk for like 10-15 mins. I am not giving her formula milk only breast milk. Is this normal dinking milk only for 10-15 mins
Answer: If she is sleeping then you should wake her up and give her feed 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 baby sleeps for 15-20 mins only.is there any prblm?i breast feed her and pees aroun 10-12 times.
Answer: When you breast feed make sure her stomach is filled. Also wrap her tightly in blanket and put her to sleep. Baby will sleep.more in this posture
Question: My Baby is 18 day old.. He is feeding on breast milk only. But he sucks fr 10 mins. Then goes to sleep and then sucks.. Like this he continue for 1.5 hrs. Till he is completly full. Is it fien for him to behave like that.?
Answer: Dont let ur baby sleep while feeding, rub his back or ear, whnvr he sleeps. Keep him awake.