Is your baby’s crying leaving you feeling desperate? Are you feeling helpless and useless, watching your newborn cry in pain? You are not alone. In the first few months, colic is widespread. This article discusses a kind of colic relief that is effortless nevertheless extremely effective.
Colic relief methods such as noise distraction and massage abound and you can even find ‘how to’ manuals on the internet. All these treatments drive at relieving the symptoms of colic and not treating the reason for colic.
They do nothing to treat the cause of the discomfort and in some instances may actually make things worse! Herbal tea concoctions are also commonplace in the colic market. These fluids have certain properties that claim to decrease discomfort in the babies abdomen but there is no proof that these techniques work and in some cases there may even be a negative reaction, for example, a colicky baby suffering from reflux will not take well to fluids containing peppermint or ginger as this may aggravate their pain by causing a burning sensation in the digestive tract.
For any cure to work effectively, the cause of colic must be known. Reflux and wind are clear indicators of the cause-an asymmetry in the nervous system.
It is no wonder why most antidotes do not succeed. None of the existing remedies can rebalance the nervous system in babies. Is there a reason why their nervous system is out of balance? An imbalance is most commonly caused by the stress of birth.
The hyperactive sympathetic nervous system adds to the feeling of anxiety and unease which is mostly what an irritable or cranky baby exhibits. It is essential that you use a method that actually targets the imbalance in your infant’s nervous system as only then will you see positive results.
The only effective treatment for colic is baby Bowen technique which rebalances the nervous system in infants. This therapy is becoming exceedingly popular because it is so gentle and effective. Even better news, is that Baby Bowen consists of only 5 simple moves that anybody can learn to treat their baby quickly.