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minnielou76 posted:
My son is 19 months old and is not sleeping through the night my sister says its normal but I am exhausted so any advice or tips are greatly appreciated. He takes 2 small naps during the day I have tried cutting these naps out but when I have done that he is still waking up at night. He goes to sleep on his own between 9:30 and 10 every night and like clock work I know at 1245 he is going to wake up crying I have to give him his cup to get him back to sleep which doesn't take but a minute and he is out again. then we do it again at 3 and 5 then at 7 he is wide awake and ready to start his day. He is very healthy so I don't know if I should talk to his doctor about this or just wait it out and see if he does start to sleep all night. he is my first so I am still learning. Last night he was up every hour on the hour and now he is running wide open this morning and mom is exhausted!!! He sleeps in his own bed but it seems like if I put him in bed with us he sleeps better but I don't want to start that habit thanks for listening
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