Baby's discomfort from colic gas or reflux can be devastating for the entire family. But, what exactly is colic? Can it be cured?
No one knows what really causes it. It can occur at any time of the day or night, but it often peaks in the evening or at night. It can be very frustrating and stressful for both you and your little one. For many parents, it also brings about feelings of helplessness and guilt about not being able to soothe their baby.
Babies are supposed to cry, it's how they communicate with us. But what do you do when your baby is crying constantly? Could your baby have colic? What exactly is colic and why does it happen? And what natural remedies can you use to help soothe your baby so you both can get some much needed rest?
Your baby seems to cry, a lot. She also spends a lot of her time moving, grunting, and cooing. Is there a way to decode what your baby’s body language is saying?
Finding natural remedies for common breastfeeding concerns, colds and other ailments can be a challenge. Essential oils can treat many of these issues without the harsh ingredients that you don't want to pass along to your baby.
Our series continues as we follow three breastfeeding moms who reflect on their highs and lows of nursing their newborns for their third month.