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All about your 5-month-old baby! Development milestones, feeding tips, and all the questions parents have about their 5-month-old babies.
Articles about 5-month-old babies
A 5-month-old baby is curious! The world is so exciting! Learn what to expect on development milestones, and how to activate your 5-month-old baby!
If your baby screams when dad holds him or her, you will find tips here on how to help baby and dad bond and on how to deal with the hurt emotions.
"Why is my baby screeching out very loud? She never stops screeching, it's very annoying." Find out why babies screech and what to do about it!
Do I make the wrong choice by putting baby in a walker? I heard that walkers is bad for babies. Byt my baby loves it! Learn all about baby walker safety here!
Q&A: My 5-month-old baby won't eat. She shows normal signs of hunger, is happy and shows no signs of illness or teething. What should I do? I am worried!
What if Mom needs to wean from breastfeeding and baby hates formula? Find tips to make baby accept the bottle and what to do if it doesn't work!
My 5-month-old son has suddenly become very sensitive over new sounds and people. He screams like he is in pain and does not settle down. Any suggestions?
On vacation, my son didn't have much tummy time. Now my baby stopped rolling over from stomach to back. Is something wrong with his arms, neck or back?
My five month old little girl has a fused labia, not from birth but because of adhesion caused by diaper rash. What do I do to keep it separated?
My 5 month old is suddenly crying all the time. She cries on and off all day long. She will cry for about 15 minutes, or whine, and then she will be ok for 15 minutes…
My 5-month-old has all of a sudden started throwing up all of her formula. We haven't changed anything from the day she was born, she eats Similac Advance.
Why does my 5 month old keep making himself throw up? He sticks his fingers in his mouth til he throws up. He does this with breast milk and formula.
Mom's Question: My 5-month-old baby will not nap during the day or sleep at night without an all-out battle. He…
My poor little 5-month-old baby throws up when pooping. It started recently. Can it be reflux? And what can I do to help him?
Mom's Question: I started solids after my baby's 4 months check-up. He got really runny rice cereal. Then some watered…