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Do you have a baby who is interested in everything except for nursing?  Is your baby distracted by everything happening around them?  Don’t worry, it’s completely normal.  But how do you feed a distracted baby? Listen this week as Dianne and Abby discuss distracted babies and ways to cope.

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Things we talked about:

Distracted babies at Dianne’s office [6:02]

Developmental time – 4 months [9:47]

Sleep disruption [10:37]

The bedsharing dilemma [13:00]

Partner help [14:50]

The only way past it is through it [18:28]

Baby carriers [22:28]

Suggestions to cope [23:34]

How long does it last [26:28]

Nursing in a carrier [31:20]

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