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3 Tips to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night

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Photo Credit: www.valavincentphotography.com

When will my baby sleep through the night?

If I had a dollar for every time someone asked me that question….

It is important that we have realistic expectations.  Infants are growing at a very fast rate and are in need of night time feeds for the first several weeks of their lives.  When I get asked this question, my answer is usually something along the lines of “Sometime after 2 months old.”  We want babies to be healthy, gain weight, and thrive.  This means checking in with your pediatrician and being sure that your baby is maintaining his/her growth curve when you start to cut back night time feeds.  In the meantime, the following tips will help lay a great foundation for healthy sleep habits in your baby:

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