The little ones need more and more cuddles, comfort, care and also the food from their mom as they are fully dependent on them. And the only way infants and toddlers can communicate with their mom is crying. They will cry when they want all those needs to be fulfilled.
For the first time moms, it's a bit tough to recognize what the baby is asking for. But with the passage of time, moms start understanding what their baby needs. They may cry for several reasons, they might be hungry, feeling uncomfortable, soiled the nappy and lots more. So, it is very important to recognize the needs of the baby, then only you can soothe him/her.
Let's discuss some common reasons why the tiny tots may cry and how to soothe them:Hungry
The most common reason why the babies will cry is when they are hungry! Infants need a meal on time. And if they are not fed on time, they will cry. So, make sure their tiny tummies are full!Feeling uncomfortable
Infants are unable to regulate their body temperatures. Whenever they feel too hot or too cold, they will start crying. Accordingly, you can make them comfortable.Soiled the nappy
Oh yes, don't forget to check the nappy of your baby because soiled nappy bothers him/her a lot. Newborns feel irritated and uncomfortable when they have soiled their nappy. So change the nappy quickly!Sick
If the babies are ill, they will probably cry in a different tone. This tone is not similar to the one you are listening every day. It can be high-pitched, weaker or continuous. This is a sign that the baby is unwell. So rush to the pediatrician!Needs mom's love
Newborns feel more safe and comfortable when they are with their mom. Sometimes they just want their mom to cuddle them or simply lie on mom's lap. So hold your baby and give him all the comfort and affection he needs.