Colic is a condition in which a healthy baby cries for a long time or shows signs of discomforts. The baby often cries for a very long time without any definite reason. These types of syndromes usually have been seen among new born babies.
In medical terminology the colic means a severe unexplainable crying session which lasts for 3 hours or more than that also. Dr Morris Wessel a well-known new haven pediatrician first explains about colic. He defines that when a healthy well fed baby starts crying or fuss intensely for three hours continuously for every day in a week, then it is the possible symptom of colic, but all fussing babies are not colic because normal baby also cry three to two hours for every day.
Baby cry is a very normal behavior among infants. If any baby does not cry then that may be abnormal, hence baby cry is normal way for babies to show their demands, but continuous crying and every day makes the baby cry abnormal. This type of behavior indicates whether a baby is colic or not.
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Pregnant women who use nicotine replacement products are more likely to have a baby with colic.
Nicotine patches, nicotine gum and nicotine inhalers. All products can be a welcome helping hand for smokers who want to put the cigarettes on the shelf. But for pregnant women, there may be reason to be cautious. The new research from Aarhus University and Aarhus University, which has just been published in the prestigious international scientific journal Pediatrics.
Scientists has discovered a link between nicotine replacement products and colic.
In the study, researchers examined more than 63,000 Danish women and their children who had participated in the national project Better Health for Mother and Child. Some of these women had smoked during pregnancy, others had used nicotine replacement products, and some had neither smoked or used nicotine replacement.
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All babies sometime or somehow cries. This is one of the most prominent way to communicate to their parents. If a boy or a girl needs a piece of cake they can ask for it, but new born babies do not have the capability of expressing their needs or thoughts, that’s why they cry to express themselves. This is the way how parents get to know what their babies want.
The most common reason of baby crying is that when a baby cannot find his parents around him. He felt a sense of insecurity and starts crying. And the most predictable reason of baby crying is that he needs food, he is hungry. Some very common signs of hunger are that baby puts his hands into his mouth that alerts his parents of that this is the right time for feeding. Baby crying is a very general approach for new born babies to express themselves.
Babies always love to see their parents around them it gives them a sense of security. Most of the babies start crying when they feel like their parents touch for holding them. Some babies get very attached with their toys, so when you take it back the baby starts crying for the toys. An incomplete or insufficient Read the rest of this entry »