I've read and been told that you shouldn't give your baby any stimulation when they wake up in the middle of the night. It may be hard but wait a few minutes and if they don't stop crying than quietly pick him up, feed him a bottle and put him straight to bed. Try to keep noises and lights to a minimum. It took quite a bit of torment and running on no sleep for a couple weeks for my daughter to learn that at night, you sleep. Occasionaly she will wake up but its rare. One thing that has worked wonders for us is this heartbeat bear we got from walmart. It has 4 different white noises including the heart beat and as soon as we turn it on, she goes straight to sleep! It works amazing! They always grow out of it! Every baby is different. =>View Thread
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