Crankiness

Danielle - posted on 09/11/2009 ( 2 moms have responded )

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My son just turned 4 months and all of a sudden he has started in the evening time being really cranky. He just had a doc apt and she said he is healthy and all and there doesn't seem to be a real problem so i was just wondering if it was an age thing. It doesn't happen every nite though either. Let me know what you think.

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Candice - posted on 09/12/2009

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could be the beginnings of teething. try anbesol. other than that..he could just be getting tired. who knows, i always sucked at knowing what was going on with my daughter. lol

Lady - posted on 09/12/2009

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itis quite typical certinly the worst time of day for my four - they are getting tired but not enough to sleep - it ai getting neat the time for their last feed but it's not time yet - you're tired - it's been a long day and you're looking forward to it being over and getting to your own bed so your tolorace level is down - i always found the best way is to distract them - go into a different room to play than you would normally be in -his bedroom for example if you normally play in the lounge - sing dance about with some music and be silly it helps not only his mood but yours aswell - and carry him about as you get everything ready for his night time routine then he'll learn what's going to happen next and be a little more patient - hope I've helped - good luck!

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