Baby Sleep

Whether you’re struggling to get your baby to sleep at night, on the lookout for the latest technology to help at bedtime, or want to brush up on the possible causes of your baby’s sleep problems, we’ve got the solutions here.

Read our top stories on baby sleep problems here: 

Swaddling

Everything you need to know about swaddling your baby

Midwife and founder of the New Baby Company, Vicki Scott advises on the art of swaddling, an ancient practice that helps lull babies in to a peaceful slumber Having worked with hundreds of babies over...
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This is how much sleep new parents get on average in baby’s first year

You don’t know tired until you have a child of your own – new research has unveiled how much sleep new parents are getting (clue: not much) Simba, the sleep technology brand who sell those...

How to understand your baby’s sleep cycle

Parenting expert Kathryn Mewes, answers one reader’s question about her baby's sleep cycle Q.) Why does my eight month old wake up every 45 minutes to an hour all night long? I believe it has...

How to buy the right mattress and bedding for baby

It’s a significantly exciting period when you’re expecting your first child, but knowing how to choose the right mattress and bedding can sometimes seem a little overwhelming. The experts over at Naturalmat have put...

Does your baby struggle to sleep in her own room?

Parenting expert Kathryn Mewes, answers one reader’s question about her baby who won’t sleep in her own room Q.) I am struggling to get my eight and a half month old daughter to sleep in...

Top tips to get baby to sleep through the night

Parenting expert Kathryn Mewes, answers one reader’s question about her baby who won't sleep through the night Q.) I would like tips on how to get my 11-month old to sleep through the night. After...
Baby napping

Does your baby have trouble sleeping during the day?

Most three to six month-old babies sleep around 15 hours a day including regular naps throughout. Parenting expert Kathryn Mewes, answers one reader’s question about her three month old son… Q) How can I help...
how to get your baby to sleep

How to get your baby to sleep

If lie-ins and unbroken sleep are a distant memory, Louisa van den Bergh has advice for encouraging good bedtime habits and getting your baby to sleep well The wind-down I don’t know about you, but if...
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Health: Routine Can Improve Baby’s Sleeping

Sleep problems are common in babies, but understanding and knowing how to deal with them enables parents to get a better night’s sleep for themselves