Question: My son is months old but has a very disturbed sleep during day as well as night, how should i make him sleep for continuos hours i do feed him on both the breast.....still he wakes up....pls suggest
Answer: Hello dear...
Infants usually don't sleep enough,but this is a temporary phase, they will adjust with some time in sleeping patternThere are few procedures will help your Infants sleep at regular intervals
Dream feed your baby
Mother's milk has lot of nutrients and it's easily digestible, so feed your baby every two hours, during night time ,dream feed your baby, make sure he latches well
Usage of diaper
Make use of diaper at night time,for day time you can use cloth diaper,because prolonged use of diaper cause rashes. This will prevent from wetting of clothes and that disturbed his sleep
Warm cloth massage
Before bedtime you can wipe your baby's body with soft cloth dipped in warm water, this will promotes good sleep
Make the room dark
Keep the bedroom dark during bedtime,during nap you can use lamps,because light will spoil baby's sleep
Use cloth cradle
During night time,use cloth cradle it will remain baby to sleep in mother's womb ,it is an healthy practice too. Hope these tips helps for you
Question: My baby has a habit of feeding bottle. He desperately wants it while sleeping or when wakes up during sleep as well. How to get rid of bottle
Answer: Hello dear
Following ways can help in weaning of bottles:
1. Decrease daytime bottles first.
2. Be sure your baby is full at bedtime.
3 . Bring a soft spout cup on board.
4 . Decrease the amount of milk given in a nighttime bottle.
5. Bring in a replacement comfort item for your nighttime ritual.
6. Make a solid bedtime plan and stick to it.
Question: My 13 months old son wakes up many times in the night , i get very tired feeding him...how can i make him sleep whole night without feeds?
Answer: Try to give less liquid food during night because it is easily digestible.
Give some solids and put him to sleep.
Especially avoid milk before bed. They may pee a lot at night. And feels hungry soon.
Also make him understand the difference between night and day by introducing dim light in room during night.