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how many times or for how long do you do tummy time a day

the Dr said to do it for 30min at once or for 5min 5 times a day but when ever we do she does not like it she crays so we r only doing it for 5min 2 times a day just wondering what others are doin

 
Paigesmommy78

Asked by Paigesmommy78 at 8:35 PM on Oct. 2, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Whenever we can. She doesn't always like it so I pick her back up. If she is going string, I let her hang out on her tummy until she is done. We don't time it.
    ecodani

    Answer by ecodani at 9:27 PM on Oct. 2, 2010

  • I put my son down for tummy time 3 times a day for 10 mins :)
    BraythansMom

    Answer by BraythansMom at 10:37 PM on Oct. 2, 2010

  • i have been SO BAD about this and i hardly ever remember...she sits in a Bumbo seat tho so that helps strengthen her muscles...my DD hates it too so its hard to do....have you tried using a Boppy?
    mamagee1218

    Answer by mamagee1218 at 9:13 PM on Oct. 2, 2010

  • Tummy Time for us was three times a day for 10 mins. until she gets stronger and then we did tummy time for an hour twice a day. Once she got stronger she did it on her own.
    ProudMommie83

    Answer by ProudMommie83 at 1:44 PM on Oct. 3, 2010

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