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Growth spurt at eight weeks?

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stopgap Wed 19-Oct-11 21:42:32

My DS is eight weeks, and I'm quickly learning that there's no rhyme or reason as to why two unsettled nights follow a stretch of "good" sleeping, so this is more a curiosity question than a plea for a magic solution. I've heard of (and just about survived!) the six-week growth spurt, but is there commonly another at eight weeks? My little man was glued to me yesterday, and demanded about six feedings in the night.

BoobyandtheBeads Wed 19-Oct-11 21:47:42

I haven't heard of an 8wk gs but this might help to explain why DS is a bit unsettled.

Just remember you are doing a fantastic job.

stopgap Wed 19-Oct-11 21:55:25

Fascinating--thank you for that!

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