Have you heard of the 5 S's?
If you are pregnant or already have a newborn, you need to know about the 5 S's! In his "Happiest Baby on the Block" book and video, Dr. Harvey Karp, a pediatrician from UCLA, explains how to calm a fussy baby! He says that babies need noise and like to feel as if they're back in the womb. He also states that "new parents are often under the mistaken impression newborns need stillness and quiet to fall asleep, when they're actually missing the movement and noise of the womb." So, he came up with the 5 S's to calm a fussy baby. Here they are...
The 5 S's