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Does your newborn head butt you?

My one month old son does this head bobbing thing and every once in a while he catches me off guard and head butts me. Normally I find it hilarious but he just cracked my lip open with his little noggin!

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jennifercalling

Asked by jennifercalling at 12:07 PM on Aug. 16, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Yep - he used to do it all the time while he was learning head support. Kind of wobble, and bust me in my face.
    K_Sawyer

    Answer by K_Sawyer at 12:11 PM on Aug. 16, 2009

  • my new born does that when i burp her..she just wants more booby milk :) we call her a head banger.
    rabbit00340

    Answer by rabbit00340 at 12:18 PM on Aug. 16, 2009

  • Yep! both my sons did it, my doc would call my first son ''little goat''
    (cause baby goats do that to their mom to get the milk)
    Mama-Jess11

    Answer by Mama-Jess11 at 1:26 PM on Aug. 16, 2009

  • yes and my jaw is sore to prove it. it's worse when he hits me full on in the mouth, i think my teeth are going to fall out, and my husband's concern is his head rather than my mouth :)
    amw529

    Answer by amw529 at 1:30 PM on Aug. 16, 2009

  • yes! on a daily basis :)
    stepmom929

    Answer by stepmom929 at 1:48 PM on Aug. 16, 2009

  • Yup - mine did it when she was hungry the first month or so and then she started doing it when she had to burp. So funny. =) Sorry about your lip.
    ANGIE409

    Answer by ANGIE409 at 3:16 PM on Aug. 16, 2009

  • lol. my DD is 4 months and she still does it. :] i find it cute when she does it to everyone else.lol
    loves_her_baby

    Answer by loves_her_baby at 11:46 PM on Aug. 16, 2009

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