20They Let Them Cry It Out

Most of the time when a mother’s new little bundle of joy starts to cry, her first instinct is to get him or her to calm down and to figure out why they are upset. However, hospital employees in the nursery tend to follow a different set of rules.

They let

the little ones in there cry it out. This means that they let the babies cry and be fussy for a set amount of time before stepping in. This teaches the child to soothe themselves and go to sleep. Some parents think this is a harmful thing to do, but the truth is it affects them more than it affects the child.

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