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How old was your baby when you stopped burping them?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:37 AM on May. 23, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • About 6 months.
    Syphon

    Answer by Syphon at 7:38 AM on May. 23, 2011

  • Somewhere around 4-5 months
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 7:47 AM on May. 23, 2011

  • I think it's a good idea to burp them until they can sit alone. The reason is that if you feed him and put him down on his back or tummy, it is much easier for those air bubbles to get trapped and cause pain or spitting up. Air bubbles rise to the top, and that's the idea of burping a baby.
    NannyB.

    Answer by NannyB. at 8:18 AM on May. 23, 2011

  • When my daughter started sitting unassisted, she started burping on her own. That's when I stopped.
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 9:43 AM on May. 23, 2011

  • about 4-5 months
    lovebunny82709

    Answer by lovebunny82709 at 6:16 PM on May. 23, 2011

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