Getting Your Baby to Sleep

From the Show: Healthy Children
Summary: What's the best way to get your child to go to sleep? Are you going to sleep train your baby? Is it ok to let them cry it out?
Air Date: 11/28/12
Duration: 10
Host: Melanie Cole, MS
Guest Bio: Dr. Robert Mendelson, MD
bob mendelsonRobert Mendelson MD, FAAP is a General Pediatrician for more than 40 years with Pediatric Associates of  the Northwest in Portland, OR. He is a National Media Spokesperson for the American Academy of Pediatrics. He has made multiple appearances on TV, both national and regional and multiple radio appearances. He speaks on general pediatric topics, including parenting , behavioral,  nutrition and obesity and immunization issues. He especially enjoys discussing  the first year of life and it's importance to infants and their parents.  He is the Co-editor of Oh Baby: How to Love (and Survive) Your Baby's First  Year.
Getting Your Baby to Sleep
Why do some babies sleep through the night as early as two months of age, when others can take up to as long as 12 months?

This is every new parents biggest issue with their babies.

We offer
safe sleep advice for newborns, the best ways to soothe an infant to sleep, strategies for handling the early weeks when infants sleep just a few hours at a time ... and when can parents expect their baby to sleep through the night.
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