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Does your baby sleep with his eyes open?

My son sleeps with his eyes open, not all the time, only sometimes.

It freaks me

I know it is nothing to worry about, I just wanted to see if anyone else that has a baby the does this.


Asked by Conley639 at 11:09 AM on Nov. 23, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • yep my daughter does this as well but according to my boyfriend i do it too lol i guess it's normal, and doesn't hurt anything i just have DRY eyes in the morning lol, it is very creepy to see her do it though.

    Answer by Munnin at 1:49 AM on Nov. 24, 2010

  • Sometimes! :) expecially when she is have a dream, eyes are kind of open with a smile on her face.

    Answer by kiansmom0423 at 11:13 AM on Nov. 23, 2010

  • she did a few times, just slits but still a bit open
    very freaky

    Answer by fiatpax at 11:13 AM on Nov. 23, 2010

  • All my kids have and it still freaks me out when they do it.

    Answer by sweet29mom at 11:14 AM on Nov. 23, 2010

  • uhhhhh!! Yes! I can't stand it!

    Answer by Jewels22 at 11:53 AM on Nov. 23, 2010

  • My nephew use to.. I know it's scarry!

    Answer by WhitneyMommyOf2 at 10:02 PM on Nov. 23, 2010

  • nope and that would freak me out too!

    Answer by Caroline2010 at 11:10 AM on Nov. 23, 2010

  • You mean almost closed but still open a slit? If so, my son used to do that as a baby.

    Answer by DragonRiderMD at 11:11 AM on Nov. 23, 2010

  • No, I mean WIDE and then his little eyes will start moving and roll. It eventually goes to a slit. I mentioned this to my doctor because I wanted to make sure it wasn't a seizure or something. He said it is nothing to worry about and that he was just sleeping. My mom said my sister did the same thing when she was a baby. Maybe it just runs in my


    Comment by Conley639 (original poster) at 11:16 AM on Nov. 23, 2010