10 Things to Know About Newborns

lauraf   >  31 March 2017

Newborns

Original article found on www.parents.com written by Tricia O'Brien from

Baby may be, well, a little funny-looking.

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Don't expect rewards -- smiles or coos -- until about the 6-week mark.

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The soft spot can handle some handling.

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They'll let you know if they are getting enough food.

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Give baby sponge baths until the umbilical cord falls off.

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Now how to change a nappy.

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Dry skin is the norm for newborns.

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You don't have to hole up at home.

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Babies cry a lot -- that's how they communicate!

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Newborn babies also sleep a lot -- but not for long stretches.

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And there you have it! 10 things to know about newborn babies. Love Rashoodz