Being the mother of a newborn baby comes with a little stress. There are sleepless nights, diaper blowouts so bad you toss entire outfits in the trash, and the stress of worrying about every cough and every sneeze. If you happen to have a baby who suffers from colic, however, your stress level is likely to climb above that of other moms.
Colic is the diagnosis doctors give babies who cry, and cry, and cry, and cry. These babies cannot be consoled with a clean diaper, a nap, or feeding. They just cry. It’s taxing. Soon, you may start crying. Hours and hours of endless crying is enough to make you want to pull your hair out. It’s not easy, but you can cope. [Read more…]