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How to Minimize Baby's Gas Pains

By Let Mommy Sleep. January 7, 2020

All babies (and all humans!) experience gas, the normal byproduct of digestion.  For babies, gas frequently becomes trapped in baby’s tummy creating a painful sensation because in addition to digestion, babies are also taking in and swallowing air through their normal activities like crying, sucking a pacifier or nursing or drinking a bottle.  This is normal and common, but there are ways to try to minimize gas pains before they start, and treat them after they begin: