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Colic and how exactly to cope. The National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome offers a prevention program, the time of Purple Crying, which can help parents and other caregivers understand crying in healthy infants and the way to handle it. Another method that can help is the’five S’s’ strategy, which stands for: Shushing Side/belly positioning Sucking . Swaddling . Swinging gently . If a baby in your care won’t stop crying, you may also try the following: Make certain the baby’s simple needs are met . Look for signs of illness, like fever or swollen gums. Rock or walk with the infant. Sing or talk to the baby. Offer the baby a pacifier or a noisy gadget. Take the infant for a ride in a stroller or strapped into a child safety seat in the car.I discover Mr. Drake’s comments along this collection to be unfortunate and actually intolerant. I ask, is there still room in your Western democratic cultures to raise questions without having to be villified or stereotyped? Anton Drake then goes on to state that schoolchildren should obviously be taught yoga exercises: ‘Schoolchildren should certainly be allowed to learn yoga exercise; restricting western children from learning yoga based on religion is barbaric, and not simply from an atheistic point of view.’ The terms ‘should’ and ‘allowed’ proceed in two different directions.