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i have a 5 year old girl who wakes up maybe 5 times a night crying.....

she doesnt remember it the next day, but im not getting any sleep.What do i do?

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aloftman

Asked by aloftman at 12:05 AM on Oct. 18, 2010 in Shopping

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  • My son does this, at 2yrs old.
    Sometimes he's partly awake, sometimes not.

    He screams and cries, and throws himself around wildly.
    We had an episode this evening, actually. Even after he was
    fully awake, he wouldn't/couldn't calm down.

    He also wouldn't have anything to do with Dh, which is def
    not the norm. He's now asleep in Dh's arms, in the big chair.
    I wish I had an answer for you, and for me, too. I know it's rough.
    LadyCash

    Answer by LadyCash at 12:09 AM on Oct. 18, 2010

  • sounds like night terrors. my son did this. it is more traumatic for the parent then for the kids. it's like sleepwalking. they never remember all you can do is wait it out. my hubby and I use to take turns till he stopped having them. some night we would just let my son sleep with us.

    northcarolinama

    Answer by northcarolinama at 12:12 AM on Oct. 18, 2010

  • this site better explains it

    http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/night-terrors/DS01016
    northcarolinama

    Answer by northcarolinama at 12:23 AM on Oct. 18, 2010

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