Your 2 week old baby
How your 2 week old baby is growing
It takes time for the baby to adjust to the new world outside the womb. Your 2 week old baby will be spending most of his time sleeping and being awake. The only way your baby knows to communicate is through crying. There are many ways you can help soothe your crying baby such as swaddling the baby , making sure the baby is not hungry or the that he has a dirty diaper.
You can also communicate with your baby by talking or through your touch. Your baby will love to be held, kissed , caressed, stroked massaged and
This is supposed to be one of the most amazing times of your life. However being a new mom can be overwhelming. Instead of being happy, you may feel down, moody, weepy or irritable. This is known as baby blues. These steps may help you .
- discuss your feelings with your family and friends or anybody you trust
- make time for yourself
- get help from friends and family
If these feeling persist, you have to let your doctor know. You may have postpartum depression which is a more serious condition.
Your baby’s development : week by week. Parents. http://www.parents.com/baby/development/growth/baby-development-week-by-week/. Accessed October 15, 2015
Your 2 week old baby. What to expect. http://www.whattoexpect.com/first-year/month-by-month/week-3.aspx. Accessed October 15, 2015