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Baby Oxygen Levels Drop When Sleeping: How Dangerous Can It Be?

How terrifying it can be for a mom to find out that her baby’s oxygen level drops when sleeping. I can imagine how frantic one can get to see that happening. Unfortunately, this condition occurs in newborns especially to those who are born prematurely.

Oxygen level for infants is monitored and evaluated right after birth. Measurement of oxygen saturation is vital to know the health status of your baby’s respiratory, heart and circulatory system. Breathing irregularities could be a sign of this condition.

Find out what you need to do when this happens to your newborn.

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How Many Baby Blankets Do I Need for Each Kind?

Preparing for the coming of a newborn is fun and exciting but also exhausting and confusing at times. I needed help from friends who became moms before me. A little bit of advice from the experts taught me how many baby blankets I need for the first months. 

Soon you will find out that even natural and simple matters of having a child could be complicated for a new mother. Let us start with the basics.

Do you think you have enough for your need?

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This Is The Only Answer To “How Many Crib Sheets Do I Need?”

 Being a new parent is a wonderful blessing. However, sometimes, there is nothing more stressful than all the work parents of newborn babies go through. There are lots to learn and questions that need some answers. One of the questions you might hear is, “how many crib sheets do I need?”.

Based on my experience with crib sheets, there is never one right answer. It all depends on the parents and their baby. Each household has a baby with unique habits. Some parents also have a fixed budget for their baby’s needs. Here’s how you can find out the right number for you:

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Your baby falls asleep while nursing? Help is on the way!

One of many challenges that new moms face comes about when the baby falls asleep while nursing. This is quite common but a concern nevertheless.

When you think about it, there are already a lot of tasks to juggle in the early days of motherhood. You’re trying your best to maintain a routine for regular feedings. Aside from that, you’re also trying to get your newborn to latch on and to maintain the latch long enough for him or her to receive adequate nutrition.

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Why is my baby waking up too early: Simple Solutions

Finally, after six weeks of reversing days and nights, you and your baby are sleeping longer. However, you now have a new issue to deal with: my baby waking up too early!

So rest assured (no pun intended) that this phase shall pass over time. It requires a lot of patience and flexibility. Nonetheless, there are ways to cope with the “new normal.” We’ll look at reasons why your baby wakes up at such an odd hour. Also, you will gain more of an understanding of your baby’s sleep cycles during the first few months. This will help with applying suggestions to this situation.

Finally, we’ll look at some possible sources of additional information to help answer the question of “why is my baby waking up too early?”

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Best Advice for Parents when Newborn Won’t Sleep in Crib

Are you in the situation where you wonder why your newborn won’t sleep in crib?

At last, your much-anticipated bundle of joy has arrived. You already figured that your little one would get her days and nights mixed up. What you didn’t count was her immediate dislike for her crib.

So what’s a tired mom to do in this situation?

We’ll explore possible explanations why your newborn won’t sleep in crib. Then, we’ll look at the solutions, including some alternatives to using a crib…during the first few weeks, that is. Soon enough, you’ll be able to catch that much-needed snooze.

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Your Baby Won’t Sleep Unless Held? Find Out Why and How to Solve It!

When caring for your child, I'm sure that all of you have become obsessed with holding them and showing your baby all the love you have to give. While that's a beautiful thing to do, it may end up costing one thing: Sleep! If your baby won't sleep unless held, then it causes a problem for a lot of parents.

Not only does this take a lot of time and effort, but you would also want to let your baby grow and become independent, sleeping on his own! So why is it that your baby won't sleep unless held, and what can you do to stop it? Read on as I help you out and solve your problem!

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