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12 Taboo Topics for New Moms

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Colic, Crying, or Fussiness


Babies cry. Sometimes a lot. You may be tempted to decode a baby's every cry, based on your own experience: "She's hungry." "Someone needs a nap." "She's colicky." "Another tooth is coming." Mother knows (or can at least guess) best, so leave it to her and her pediatrician to determine what's bothering a frequently fussy baby.

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