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how much should a one month old be sleeping?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:08 PM on Jan. 16, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • When they're tired, they should sleep. They should sleep until they wake up. When they're tired again, they should sleep again. Repeat as necessary.

    Under 6 weeks of age, babies routines are 'unsettled' because they're new to the world, growing sporadically and unpredictable. There is no 'should' in their sleep, apart from being left unbothered while they're doing it.
    LindaClement

    Answer by LindaClement at 7:12 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • In the very beginning they sleep a couple hours, awake, than sleep, than awake... and I remember finding myself crying because I needed to get REAL SLEEP
    MommaClark3

    Answer by MommaClark3 at 7:13 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • 14-16 hours a day is what is the norm.

    3 of my children only woke to eat, then it was back to sleep. :D
    micheledo

    Answer by micheledo at 7:28 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • 20 hours a day
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 7:34 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • around 18 hrs a day is what i read
    LANDENSMOMMYlmk

    Answer by LANDENSMOMMYlmk at 8:33 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • Anywhere from 18-21 hours a day.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:52 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • A lot. :)
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 1:35 PM on Jan. 17, 2011

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