We recommend your baby sleeps in the same room as you for the first six months.
Some parents choose to co-sleep with their baby in the same bed. The Lullaby Trust gives some helpful tips on making co-sleeping more safe. They include:
It’s normal for new babies to only sleep for two to three hours at a time. This is the same at night as during the day. One reason is that newborn babies are not tuned into day and night yet.
Babies also grow quickly in the early months and they have very small stomachs. This means they need to feed little and often. As your baby grows, they’ll gradually start to need fewer night feeds and will sleep for longer at a time.
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