Quoting wannaknow:" try making a bedtime routine. Like a bath and nursing and sit quietly with him in the dark and rock him ... [snip!] ... a lot of screaming, and the only thing that really worked was Nutramagen formula. It was the difference between night and day."
Quoting buddhababy:" Not to keep posting the same thing on your threads but I don't think 6 weeks is too early to start with ... [snip!] ... Others will disagree, but it can't hurt. Babies need sleep to develop their brains, and you need sleep so you don't go crazy."
Quoting whoknowsx:" Hahah I feel like I keep posting the same threads over and over... I'm just trying to figure my DS and ... [snip!] ... motherhood out LOL. I definitely think I will try to start a (flexible) schedule! But how do I get him to nap if he refuses?"
Quoting Ꭶwan♥Nemö:" i dont think 6 weeks is too early for a schedule. i had to put nemo on one because I had to go to work and he had to start daycare. Have you tried giving a night time bath and a baby massage?"
Quoting 1st1ontheway:" Believe it or not but the only thing that stops my LO from screaming is the main Star Wars theme song. ... [snip!] ... desperate so I tried it and it worked. He stopped screaming and passed right out. Maybe that will help with the screaming fit?"
Quoting Tara Kathryn Burleson:" One of my friends would take there baby and see on the washer or the dryer. The vibration would help. Also some doctors will say to take them on a car ride. I hope this helps."
Quoting buddhababy:" Yeah, it's probably sort of a life-long process lol but those first few months are especially hectic. ... [snip!] ... to understand how infant sleep works and their patterns. I'd recommend that, if you're interested in learning more about sleep."
Quoting whoknowsx:" He always refuses the massage but the bath calms him down somewhat.. until he gets out and then he gets ... [snip!] ... and then is rocked he falls asleep but the bath itself doesnt do too much. Did nemo nap in the day? how did you manage that."
Quoting Ꭶwan♥Nemö:" no he never really napped. He'd sleep maybe for a hour one or twice a day. Rest of the time he was up ... [snip!] ... I wore him in my baby sling thing. Actually that wearing him in his sling put him right to sleep as long as he was on me. "