Baby Sleep Tips

Getting your baby to sleep through the night is a milestone every parent lusts for. But when it comes to sleep each baby is different, and as a result what works for one, won't necessarily work for the other. Here you'll get our best collection of sleep tips and advice to get your baby to bed.

Baby Sleep Myths Every Parent Should Know

Grandparents, friends, and society flood parents with well-meaning advice, but how can Mom and Dad be sure they are receiving accurate information? With help from Dr. Andrew Adesman and his book "Baby Facts", we separate baby myths from reality.

3 Strategies for Better Baby Sleep

Is getting your baby to sleep impossible? These bedtime strategies worked for real parents.

Creating Healthy Sleep Habits

Even when they no longer need nightly feedings, some babies have trouble falling -- and staying -- asleep. Here are some strategies for solving the sleep problem.

Nursery Rhymes and Lullabies

Whether you're trying to help a tired baby go to sleep, or teach a toddler how to count, nursery rhymes and lullabies can be an entertaining way to accomplish many goals.

Getting A New Baby To Sleep Through The Night

Baby sleep whisperer Ingrid Prueher meets Eric and Laura, whose baby will only go to sleep when her mother rocks her, and sleeps in a portable rocker. Ingrid shows them how to break bad bedtime habits and get the baby to sleep through the night.

How to Swaddle a Baby

There are many ways you can hold your baby. Do it the right by learning the ABCs of swaddling your newborn.

CPSC Says Crib Bumpers Are Totally Unsafe, But Fails to Ban Them

If crib bumpers pose grave dangers to babies, why can parents still buy them at any baby store?

10 Steps to Sleep-Training Success

You don't have to cry it out to eliminate your baby's nighttime wakings. Kim West, author of "Good Night, Sleep Tight: The Sleep Lady's Gentle Guide to Helping Your Baby Go to Sleep Must-Know Advice from the Sleep Lady" and "The Good Night, Sleep Tight Workbook", explains how to implement her Sleep Lady Shuffle -- and have the whole family snoozing better in two weeks.

Could This New Infant Sleeper Be the Secret to More Sleep--for You and Your Baby?

The Wifi-enabled product senses your baby's cries and responds with comforting sound and movement.

The Best Baby Sleep Tips Ever

Learn 15 brilliant strategies for exhausted new mommies.

Sleep Deprivation After Baby

After you have a baby, you'll probably need more sleep than ever before. Here's how to get it.

5 Common Sleep Problems and Solutions

Here's how you and baby can both catch some zzzs.

How to Sleep-Train Your (Second) Baby

Turns out that getting a little one to sleep when you have his older sibling's schedule to contend with isn't as impossible as it seems.

Baby Sleep: When to Let Your Baby Cry It Out

Listening to your baby cry it out can be heartbreaking. Here are some tips to make sleep training easier on both you and your baby.

Quiz: Does Your Child Have a Good Bedtime Routine?

Getting a child to sleep can be one of the most difficult tasks of parenting. But there are things you can do to ease the inevitable struggle. Take our quiz and find out if you've established good bedtime habits.

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The AAP Finally Admits Bed-Sharing Happens and Offers Tips to Do It Safely

The AAP has adjusted its sleep guidelines to acknowledge that parents sometimes fall asleep in bed with their babies.

How to Get Your Baby to Sleep in His Crib

Ingrid Prueher, The Baby Sleep Whisperer, helps one exhausted mom get her baby to sleep in his crib (and explains how her method can work for your baby, too!).

Putting an End to Sleepless Nights

One mom attempts to sleep-train her baby in five days.

Too Many Babies Are Still Being Put to Bed Unsafely

A new study looks at the prevalence of unsafe sleep patterns that contribute to SIDS.

Have a Happy Napper

Want your child to sleep during the day like a champ? Follow our seven rules.

Building Baby Sleep Habits

Dr. Alan Greene answers the question, At what age can babies be spoiled by holding them while they sleep?

Baby Sleep Solution: Change The Feeding Schedule

Lauren and Rich have a five-month-old who feeds twice in the middle of the night. Lauren, a teacher, is only getting about three hours of sleep a night. Ingrid shows her how to alter the nursing schedule to ensure the baby doesn't wake up every three hours.

Baby Sleep: When to Give Up Nighttime Feedings

Teach baby how to sleep through the night without any nighttime feedings.

Establishing and Keeping Baby's Sleep Routine

Is baby's bedtime a battlefield? Here's how to transport your child back to the Land of Nod.

Naptime from A to Z

An age-by-age guide to get baby into a daily routine that will help her sleep soundly at night, too.

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