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10/04/2013 at 07:04
Does your baby keep whacking the sides? I remember N doing this in his Moses a few times so I moved him into his cot bed at 8 weeks where he settled better as he had so much space. I can't do that this time as we only have room for the crib in our bedroom. Do babies just get used to it? Are we allowed to put cot bumpers on now?
10/04/2013 at 07:06
B is 15 weeks and had just started to get into all sorts of awkward positions in his crib. When he was smaller bed stick his arms through the bars. I've put the breathable bumpers on, their called airwrap bumpers and it stops him getting his arm stuck. I think they do get used to the space, but I'm thinking of moving B into a travel cot to see if he'll sleep better!
10/04/2013 at 07:12
I've not heard of air wrap bumpers, will have to google. I didn't think of a travel cot, I suppose that's an option if the crib doesn't work out.
10/04/2013 at 07:14
These are the bumpers they come in 2 or 4 sides www.amazon.co.uk/.../B0030MLLX0
10/04/2013 at 07:17
Thanks for that, I'll look properly later, might be a good idea as we have an odd shaped crib. Just remembered I can attach the crib to our bed if I buy another part to it so I think I'll do that if she needs a bit more space.
10/04/2013 at 12:35
E keeps doing this atm, twice in a one night she proper bumped her head.
Bumpers are allowed now AFAIK under SIDs, or I think they say there is no reason to think they increase the SiDs risk if that makes sense? However a fellow MD had seen these:
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