There's A Reason Why Babies Stop Crying When You Stand Up
January 30, 2018 08:12
If you are the parent of a newborn, then this is no news to you. You know this to be true when you have to walk the equivalent of ten miles in your living room. Or when you try to sit in hopes of enjoying a meal while holding your baby and she screams bloody murder.
Babies really, really, hate it when you sit down.
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This is even more apparent as a new parent. And maybe, during your haze of tiredness and lack of sleep, you find yourself wondering: what difference does it make to your infant whether you are sitting or standing? Aren't you still holding and cuddling him? What's the big deal?