The condition in which the baby is restless and crying can be triggered for several things, starting from minor factors to disturbing your baby’s condition. So that the main cause of your baby crying you have to identify first. One of them is the baby’s unmet needs which make him restless and cry. The baby who is restless and crying tries to translate his desires so that you can meet the baby’s needs.
In the following, we will describe the reasons why babies are often restless and cry, which makes them uncomfortable:
Hunger conditions often trigger your baby to become restless and cry. However, this condition will be followed by other signs that are before your baby cries. The first time your baby is very restless, then after that it will be followed by the movement of your baby’s mouth which often opens and closes his mouth, sometimes your baby sucks his fingers even when your baby’s hungry condition has climaxed. Then it will be indicated by turning his head when you place your hand on his lips. The solution that you have to do is to immediately provide breast milk or complementary foods for babies aged 6 months and over.
2. Too Tired
Your baby, who has been playing with you all day, seems to feel tired. One of the signs is restless and crying. Signs of a tired baby include rubbing his eyes frequently and yawning frequently. Then accompanied by a voice fussing and eyes closed. The solution for you is to avoid noise and bring it to bed accompanied by playing music so that it makes your baby sleep.
3. Changes in Body Temperature
The rapidly changing body temperature requires adaptation for your baby, which often makes him fussy, restless and crying. Conditions that are too hot will make it uncomfortable, the solution is to remove the blanket or clothes that make it uncomfortable and use cotton clothes that easily absorb sweat. Provide sufficient ventilation to make it comfortable again. Meanwhile, if the cold, other characteristics, namely your baby is shivering, your baby is more silent, your baby’s skin will look like red or white. The solution is to provide heating with ordinary lights or by giving it a blanket.
Another condition that makes your baby often restless and cry is when teething. This is because teething causes his body temperature to change accompanied by swollen and red gums and reduced appetite. The solution you can do is to provide a safe bite toy so that it can reduce itching in the gums.
5. Experiencing Health Problems
Health problems that often occur in babies will cause your baby to be restless and cry. One of them is flatulence, colic, flu and fever. Each of them has different characteristics but one thing you need to know is that babies who cry due to health problems are often accompanied by conditions that are quickly tired, crying in pain and changes in body temperature.
Thus, for those of you who often experience changes in babies, especially babies who are often restless and crying, get to know the characteristics of the conditions that occur in your other babies. If you are still crying, then create a comfortable atmosphere and provide first aid if the crying is a health problem.