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How old,

Does your baby have to be to lay on his/her belly?? I don't remember ...

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mblucky

Asked by mblucky at 3:32 PM on Jan. 9, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • about 3 months I believe. That's at lease when I started doing tummy time.
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 3:33 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • 3-4 months.
    jdbrown21

    Answer by jdbrown21 at 3:35 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • my son ped told me start putting him on his stomach now so he can build his strenght... he's a month
    RUTHIE121

    Answer by RUTHIE121 at 3:37 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • Ruthie how old is your son??
    mblucky

    Comment by mblucky (original poster) at 3:43 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • They can lay on their tummy at any time... you don't want them sleeping on their tummy until they can roll over on their own.
    LeanneC

    Answer by LeanneC at 4:01 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • Back to sleep, front to play
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 4:09 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • I used the "Prop-a-baby" pillow, which was a side-wedge, from the time all my children came home from the hospital.....I alternated days when to switch sides, so today they all have nicely shaped heads, lol.....
    cfh72

    Answer by cfh72 at 4:10 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • We started tummy time pretty much as soon as we brought our dd home from the hospital. We never put her on her belly to sleep, but once she learned how to roll by herself she has been a belly sleeper.
    rhianna1708

    Answer by rhianna1708 at 4:34 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • really??? we had my daughter doing it by 2 weeks. she was holding her head and chest up by one month. this is her at exactly one month old with her father holding herself up

    momofone725

    Answer by momofone725 at 5:02 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • mine slept on there tummy from the day we left the hospital nothing was in there crib just the fitted sheet and that was all they slept well threw the night :)
    premiemom18

    Answer by premiemom18 at 4:22 AM on Jan. 10, 2011

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