Some Of The Reasons Why A 8 Months Old Is No Longer Sleeping As Usual.

Some Of The Reasons Why A 8 Months Old Is No Longer Sleeping As Usual.

8 month sleep regression happen when a baby who has been having proper bed time begins to have short naps, becomes fussy during bed time and also keeps on waking up at night. Some of the reasons include:

A new skill

Most babies during this age they already know how to stand and crawl and they are excited about it, and want to do it in the bed even in the middle of the night, thus affecting their sleep pattern.

Anxiety

This happens because the baby does not want to be separated from their care giver or parent and don’t want to go sleep without them.

Teething

This is a common problem that occurs during this age, and it causes discomfort thus affecting the baby’s sleep pattern.

To deal with this problem one should ensure that the baby is comfortable as possible, for example, deal with the teething issue and also know that the situation is not permanent.