This is a common phenomenon and unfortunately well known to young parents. And yet we are no less distraught when it comes to our baby. This toddler squirming, crying intensely, with clenched fists and bent legs: it's usually the sign of colic . His little stomach is hard, he often gasps and becomes difficult to calm. It breaks our hearts as parents, often we do not really know how to relieve this little being in pain. And yet in the gentleness and benevolence we can find some gentle techniques that can soothe baby. What if babywearing could help us? Reassured by your sweet words which will put words on his discomfort and your actions he will better understand what is happening to him. As small as he is, baby is able to understand what is explained to him calmly. Take the time to talk to him, explain to him that you are going to try to relieve him by placing him close to you in the means of babywearing of your choice. Well installed in physiological position belly to belly in the wrap your little one will undoubtedly find a little comfort. Wrapped in the fabric, he will feel contained, less lost in space, one less distress for him to deal with. The young baby needs to know the limits of his body. The wrap with the wrap is very reassuring. In addition massaged, by the belly to belly position, you will relieve baby without even realizing it. Gentle abdominal massage caused by your rocking will ease the pain of colic. Warmed up by the heat of your body, it will feel better. It is well known that the heat of a hot water bottle soothes stomach aches. Body heat is fine for a little one. The vertical position from belly to belly will also help your baby's digestion. Colic often occurring shortly after meals, so facilitate it and also avoid the risk of regurgitation which is not very pleasant for him. Cradled by your movements and soothed by the sound of your heart, baby will no doubt fall asleep remembering these sweet sensations that remind her of the end of pregnancy . So of course when these gentle actions are not enough and the baby still seems painful to you, it is better to consult a doctor. But babywearing remains a benevolent solution that can really relieve an entire family from the distress caused by infant colic.
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