Many of the early days with your newborn are spent shushing, rocking, and swaddling in order to calm your sweet baby’s cries. There are so many unknowns when it comes to caring for a baby. Are they hungry? Are they tired? Do they have gas? Well, what if all the mystery in figuring out what a baby needs is unveiled to you in a simple concept known as Dunstan Baby Language. Let’s explore 5 common needs of a baby and how to decode those needs by listening to your baby’s cry.
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Stress is a natural and unavoidable part of life. Babies, like adults, experience stress, from leaving the comfort of the womb, to frustration with their developing bodies and separation anxiety. Learning to manage stress positively at a young age is a foundation for positive mental health in later life.