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June 28th, 2012, 06:59 AM
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Does your baby sleep on their backs or their tummy?

Charlie started out as a back sleeper but now I HAVE to lay him down on his side otherwise he'll wake up the moment I lay him down. From there he rolls all over the place lol
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June 28th, 2012, 10:34 AM
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When she was younger I'd lay her on her back as that's what's recommended. Now as soon as I put her in she rolls to her side and usually her left side. Then she often ends up on her tummy in the middle of night with her legs pulled under her belly.
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July 2nd, 2012, 05:48 PM
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I lay him on his side and he usually stays that way.
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July 8th, 2012, 07:21 AM
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Daniel used to sleep on his back as a baby.
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August 2nd, 2012, 04:48 AM
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Neither. Kyler will only sleep on his side.
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August 6th, 2012, 06:14 AM
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He was a back sleeper until he could roll himself over. Now he prefers his tummy.
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November 23rd, 2012, 09:31 AM
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So hard to know the best way. Ive always been one to sleep on my side but alot of people are saying back is the way! EEK!
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December 2nd, 2012, 10:10 AM
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Elliott sleeps on his back with his arms up. He doesn't like to be on his tummy!
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December 2nd, 2012, 07:41 PM
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Noah and Liam sleep on their back
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December 8th, 2012, 08:04 AM
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I always leave my DD on her side but she will always be in her back whenever I get back. But when she is BF she sometimes sleep on top of me with her tummy.
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March 3rd, 2013, 09:03 PM
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My baby sleeps on his back.
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May 21st, 2013, 01:33 AM
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My son prefers to sleep on his side, sometimes he turns over and sleeps face down, at times he crouches over and sleep, he's all over the place too! LOL
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May 21st, 2013, 01:54 PM
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L sleeps on his belly most of the time. He usually wakes up crying if I put him down on his back
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December 8th, 2013, 10:29 AM
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It depends on age as well. For preventing SIDS the back is better. My first slept on his back until he went into his big crib. He was 9 months old then (a bit of a late bloomer - that's when he learned to sit up). From that point on he has always slept on his stomach. I would try to turn him over and he just flipped around to his stomach again. Still sleeps that way and he's 3. My 5 month old always sleeps on his back.
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December 28th, 2013, 06:50 PM
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I always put mine on her back and she's content to stay that way.
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June 18th, 2014, 07:19 AM
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My baby girl (Shaniah) 3 months sleeps on her back but she like to be elevated, i am nervous to let her sleep on her tummy. I believe it all depends on there age .
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June 18th, 2014, 07:42 AM
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He seems to prefer his side. But he'll nap on his back or on his tummy if he's laying on me. So...any which way he seems comfortable I guess haha
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