How much sleep is good for child for 1st month after birth?

December 16, 2016 7:29pm CST
Children after birth sleep for most part of the day. Their sleep is dependent on whether their bellies are full. For the first month after they are fed with breast milk. At frequent intervals of 3 to 4 hours they require milk? How much sleep is required for the child for good growth, is it 15 hours or more per day?
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@ivansin (587)
• Hong Kong
17 Dec 16
@sathviksouvik I think we no need to think about it. They want to sleep, we let them sleep is ok. If they do not feel tired and want to wake up, they will wake up. New parents should be relax.
18 Dec 16
Thanks Ivan, that is good advice. If the baby sleeps and drinks milk at frequent intervals, there is no worry.
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@Ayuriny (5178)
• Denpasar, Indonesia
17 Dec 16
I have no idea about it.. But, thanks for the valuable information..
18 Dec 16
Thanks Ayurini. Yes some babies sleep well. Others sleep scantily.
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@Meramar (2299)
19 Dec 16
The information we actually have is very general, but babies have different behaviours. Usually, they sleep most part of the day, but it also depends of the way of life the mother had during the pregnancy.
@just4him (109867)
• Green Bay, Wisconsin
18 Dec 16
That is dependent on the baby at that age. I was always glad when they slept through the night for the first time. Then they started staying awake a little longer.