Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Petronella | 2010-12-19

Q.

crying in sleep

my 9 month old baby sometimes cries in her sleep without waking up and is pacified easily with her dummy - what causes the crying? she is a very contented baby, very lively, I am a stay at home mom and look after her myself. i just feel so sorry for her when she cries in her sleep!

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is normal for babies of this age.Babies can make all kinds of noises when they sleep.As long as your baby is healthy and happy there is no need for any concern.

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