Hi All,
My baby is a week old. He sleeps entire afternoon and doesn't wake up for Bf even after trying for long time. I m worried that it will effect his health and weight. From evening till morning he is taking feed. Any idea how can I make him take feed in afternoon as well?


follow Ur baby on demand keep feeding. every week month baby routine will change don't worry.feed atleast every 2 hr.

Dhanashree Jadhav

Check his blood sugar levels once.

Sonali Shivlani

First and foremost keep track of the urine output. Baby should urinate minimum seven times a day. In the afternoon try and keep the room bright and keep baby unwrapped. This will encourage baby to be more wakeful and take a feed more regularly.

ruqaiya khan

dear shyama , a week old is a.small baby . they tend to sleep long hrs .as ur baby grows older he will.naturally be.more awake for feeds.try to.change.nappy before fed to wake up . be in a noisy room n gently tickle.ur.baby .

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