The midwife's personal story with her baby who had difficulty sleeping. There is a lot of good, well-intentioned advice about the sleeping patterns of infants and young children. As new parents, regardless of whether you are a first-time or multiple-time parent, it can be a bit of a jungle to sort through all the good advice and in the end it is mostly about getting to know your own child and following your gut feeling.
Get good advice for your child's sleep from Sleep Nurse, Sine Ditlev Bihlet. Sleep is an essential physiological process with importance for your child's mental and physical health. Good sleeping habits and sleep quality early in the child's life are significant in relation to the child's development and well-being. Children who are supported early in life in a good sleeping rhythm have a significantly greater probability of good sleeping habits for the rest of their lives.