How to Calm a Crying Baby With This Simple Technique


With his 30 years of experience as a pediatrician, Dr. Robert Hamilton shares instructions on how to calm down a crying baby.

In a video, the Santa Monica expert pediatrician gives detailed instructions about “The Hold” a technique he uses that includes folding the baby’s arms and gently shaking the baby’s booty.

Parents have learned it and have experienced great success at home, and you nurses can utilize it too!


Now we don’t really know the rationale behind this but I assume the baby was confused as to what’s going on.

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Matt Vera is a registered nurse with a bachelor of science in nursing since 2009 and is currently working as a full-time writer and editor for Nurseslabs. During his time as a student, he knows how frustrating it is to cram on difficult nursing topics. Finding help online is nearly impossible. His situation drove his passion for helping student nurses by creating content and lectures that are easy to digest. Knowing how valuable nurses are in delivering quality healthcare but limited in number, he wants to educate and inspire nursing students. As a nurse educator since 2010, his goal in Nurseslabs is to simplify the learning process, break down complicated topics, help motivate learners, and look for unique ways of assisting students in mastering core nursing concepts effectively.
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