While being a new mom brings lots of joy, it also brings stress–something a crying baby can make worse. Having a better understanding of why your baby cries can help you deal with this stress in a healthy way and help you avoid the most common form of child abuse: Shaken baby syndrome.
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When you’re looking for a babysitter, give yourself enough time to be selective.