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how much sleep should a 3 week old get ?

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cutieroxy247

Asked by cutieroxy247 at 2:38 AM on Jul. 25, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • A 3 week old will probably sleep for about a total of 20 hours with the longest stretch to be about a max of 3 hours. Waking time at this point is pretty minimal.
    rhianna1708

    Answer by rhianna1708 at 2:39 AM on Jul. 25, 2010

  • Yes I would say about 19 hours, they are heavy sleepers and eaters right now
    cynthiaesquivel

    Answer by cynthiaesquivel at 2:47 AM on Jul. 25, 2010

  • mine slept about 17-20 hours a day depending on the day
    SavanaF.

    Answer by SavanaF. at 4:22 AM on Jul. 25, 2010

  • Some babies sleep a lot less.

    Gailll

    Answer by Gailll at 6:24 AM on Jul. 25, 2010

  • As much as they want. You don't need to do anything special. They pretty much eat, pee/poo, then fall asleep.
    amileegirl

    Answer by amileegirl at 8:47 AM on Jul. 25, 2010

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