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Bedtime

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Surviving when Baby Doesn’t Sleep

Sleep deprivation is a serious concern for many new parents. Some babies seem to come home from the hospital sleeping through the night. Others, however, never seem to sleep at all – and it doesn’t take long for their parents to start feeling the effects of those sleepless nights. If you’re in the middle of that sleep deprivation cycle, take heart! There are several steps you can take to get through this season of your life until your baby is older and able to sleep through the night. The Symptoms of Sleep Deprivation Getting up every couple of hours to tend to a crying baby can quickly leave anyone feeling exhausted. If you’re experiencing any of these symptoms on a regular basis, you’ve moved beyond tired into the realm of sleep deprivation. Memory problems – For example, you can’t actually remember whether or not you took a shower yesterday .…