Why the child bends: maybe he is sick
Your little miracle is still very much not able. Yet it fails to explain what he is concerned about or interested in, so her mother has most everything to guess. For example, why the child bends? If he cries – it should be wary. After all, such movements can be signs of a disease. Let us look at this in more detail.
Why the child bends? Signs of the disease
1. One of the causes of anxiety your baby may be increased intracranial pressure. But that (though very controversial) diagnosis accompanied by some signs: increased in the newborn the fontanel, a venous grid on the head clearly visible. Your baby often spits up, lethargic and not gaining weight adequately – all this, in addition to the bending of the back, should alert the mother and get her to consult a neurologist.
2. High muscle tone. To test this, put under the back of the head crumbs the palm of your hand and try to tilt the baby's head down to touch the chin chest. If it is difficult, then the child has increased muscle tone, and he needs the help of experts. Usually such babies prescribed massage, offer to carry the baby "column," and RUB onto the area piasnicki and neck with a special gel.
3. Colic – this is also the reason why your child is strongly curved backward. Unfortunately, this phenomenon is not uncommon: colic occur in babies three weeks and, as a rule, are significantly reduced by 4 months of age. Signs of this problem is the cry of the crumbs during which he can depart gases, pre-loaded to the tummy legs and a curved arch back. Happen cramps in the late afternoon and bring a lot of unpleasant moments and the baby and his parents. To alleviate the condition of the baby, consult your pediatrician.
If your curious treasure will see something interesting behind you, and this is also followed by arching my back. However, the toddler will not be capricious. Turn the little Explorer's face to the object of interest and allow to see the details.
But with the help of bending back the child can demonstrate your character. Usually these "attacks" are accompanied by more grunting and angry sniff. Thus the baby is trying to define for myself the limits, makes the first attempts to influence the mother. This situation natural and require from my mother the ability to calmly and confidently guide baby, don't go on about his desires and whims.
Growing up, the child arches back trying to roll over on his tummy to reach for toys. He is at first obtained with difficulty – to help him. Later the child can do such an important movement itself.
As you already understood, to understand why the child is curved. It only needs to carefully watch him. After all, the reason may be as laid down spout (this is usually heard as a kid "grunts"), and in a bad mood to the little man. The main thing — not to fuss and not to panic. And in the case of suspected disease to see a doctor. Grow healthy!