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The Baby Whisperer

Crying and settling techniques

Season 1, Ep. 2

It's the million dollar question... why is my baby crying? And how do I get them to stop? Child and Family Health Nurse Judy Tripodi from Tresillion Family Centre shares her best tips and advice on how to soothe your baby, how much crying is normal, and when you should worry your baby is crying too much.

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