Why does a newborn baby sleep so much?

Answer Because they haven't had as much sleep as you have and they need to catch up on their sleep and that is why the older they get the less they sleep beause they are getting caught up.

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How many hours does a newborn baby sleep?

Newborns tend to sleep 16 to 20 hours per day. Parents need to wake up their newborn every three to four hours in order to feed him, because his internal sleep clock is not yet fully developed.Sour... Read More »

How much does a newborn baby eat?

Feed him/her on demand when hungry. The general guideline for feeding a newborn is for infants 0-3 weeks: 8-10 feedings daily of 2-3 oz / 60-100 ml per feeding; for infants 1-4 months: 6-8 feedings... Read More »

How much does a newborn baby cost?

Well it cost different amounts depending on what you want to do. You can do like I did and spoil him before he's born and that can cost thousands. OR you can buy the essentials like diapers, clothe... Read More »

Is it OK for a newborn baby to sleep in a car seat?

Car seats are vital to the safety of your newborn, but they should not double as a sleeping area. The upright position car seats impose may compress the baby's chest wall, reducing airway size and ... Read More »