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March 19th, 2013, 09:44 AM
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My baby yesterday was fine until I would lay her down then she would wake up crying as soon as I would pick her up she would stop. She is two weeks old is it to soon to let her cry it out?
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March 19th, 2013, 10:18 AM
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I can't remember how old my oldest two were when i let them cry it out...and I was trying to figure out the other day because Corie continues to do that when we lay her down...so hopefully someone can answer the question for the both of us!
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March 19th, 2013, 10:45 AM
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At this age CIO isnt very appropriate, they are crying because they need you! Even if its just for cuddles.

With my daughter I usually have to hold her for about 10 minutes of solid sleeping time before I lay her down. If that doesnt work I throw her fleece blanket in the dryer for 5 mins or so and swaddle her in it before I lay her down and that usually helps.
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March 19th, 2013, 01:07 PM
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Corra has been doing this too. It's exhausting, but I know she needs me right now. I wouldn't let a baby this young cry it out. They are too little to understand and it sends a lot of negative messages to the baby who is trying to communicate an important need (cuddling is important at this stage). Hang in there, it will get better!
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March 19th, 2013, 01:10 PM
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Too soon! She is crying because she feels secure when she's being held. She just spent 9 months essentially being held, so it's a difficult adjustment for some newborns. It will pass, but until then, maybe try a sling or carrier so you can get things done. good luck!
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March 20th, 2013, 12:24 AM
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I agree with the other ladies that it is too young for CIO. I do try and let DS sleep for a while before I set him down. Sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn't. I'm exhausted too, but I keep telling myself its not forever.
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