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Offline Bncryer

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Preemie EASY???
« on: April 05, 2017, 17:48:56 pm »
Hey, my 7 week old was born 6 weeks early. He is having a hard time staying awake for Activity times during the day. He wakes around every 3 hours to Eat but often times he barely wakes up enough to stay awake for his Activity time. I have tried bouncing him, laying him on his stomach, putting a wet cloth on his face, changing his diaper, but once I complete whatever task it is he falls right back to sleep. Then at night he doesn't sleep at all he is very awake during the night. HELP PLEASE!!!

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Re: Preemie EASY???
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2017, 17:59:07 pm »
so his adjusted age is one week yes?  A time is very short at that age.  at night make sure to keep things dark if at all possible so that he will learn the difference.