It’s common for newborn babies to scream uncontrollably because of colic. While it can’t hurt them, it can be upsetting for you to see – and cope with. Spot the signs and find out what to do with guidance from our team of trusted paediatric experts.
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An experienced midwife, Sharon works independently advising on breastfeeding and baby skincare. Her work has helped change NHS policy and she’s the author of the award-winning leaflet ‘Babycare - Back to Basics’.
A health visitor by training, Sharon’s mission is to guide, advise and support parents to have the confidence to make their own decisions about what's right for them and their little ones.
Avni is an osteopath who specialises in treating pregnant women and babies. She can help with common problems including postural issues and discomfort during pregnancy, unsettled or fractious babies and colic. Avni helps women enjoy their pregnancy. She leaves people feeling calm and centred.