What is it? The medical profession do not know.
What is known? It is temporary.
And that is the number one take home message that all parents have to remind themselves of. It is completely normal, no one is doing anything wrong, and it will go away. Research has shown that the young of other Mammals also go through something similar to “colic”, a period of increased distress which goes away over time.
Happy Baby Massage classes have a sequence that we teach that is proven to assist with the symptoms of Colic. By enrolling in our four session classes you will learn about Colic, receive a fact sheet and learn how best to settle bubs using the IMIS massage technique.