For exhausted parents of newborns, it can be challenging to get adequate sleep since new babies don't always sleep steadily. But according to an article written by Mayo Clinic staff, three-to-four-month-old babies "can sleep at least five hours at a time" (Self). Eventually, their inability to sleep soundly will taper off. In the early stages of infancy, though, parents should look into some less conventional ways of getting rest. First of all, forget your regular sleeping schedule just a bit and rest while your baby is sleeping. And do what...

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Jenna Phipps

Jenna Phipps is a writer, editor, and dancer based in Nashville, Tennessee. She enjoys working with other people to improve their writing, taking long road trips, experimenting with choreography, and reading many novels.

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