Ask A Midwife: How to Soothe a Crying Baby

There’s no getting away from it: babies cry! But deciphering what those cries mean can be a tricky business. Hunger? Pain? Tiredness? Our midwife reveals all.

Roberta is an infant feeding facilitator at Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals Trust. In this video she shares her tips and techniques on turning a fretful baby into a smiling one! Take heart – the crying will stop!

Don’t miss our previous Ask a midwife videos on how to swaddle your baby and common breastfeeeding problems. And remember, for all those bump to five essentials, from car seats to pushchairs to highchairs, visit baby specialist Kiddicare.