How to wean a child to drink at night
Quite often, the children are asked to drink at night. And if time does not wean them from the habit, in the future may have problems with sleeping parents. This problem is actually quite serious, and to come to its decision should be responsible.
Instruction how to wean a child to drink at night
Firstly, you need to find out why the child wants to drink? In this case, there may be two reasons for this: the child just wants to attract attention, or he really thirsty.
If asked to have a drink at night, thus the child wants to attract your attention, so it lacks the attention to this day. Spend during the day with your child more time to walk, play, read. In general, the day a child must in some way be tired of your attention, then it will not bother you at night.
If a child really wants to drink, it can also be a few reasons. Perhaps the child just hot. In this case, you need to monitor the air temperature in the baby's room, and it regularly aired. Also, do not wear a baby too warmly and monitor its bedding, which shall correspond to the time of year.
The cause of thirst may also be receiving too spicy or salty foods at dinner. It is necessary to monitor the diet of the baby. Of course, it is better not to allow children in the menu of fried, marinated and salted dishes. But if this can not be avoided, it is necessary to try not to give these products a child for dinner.
Excessive fluid intake at night may cause various "failures" in the body of the child. Firstly, all the organs do not work at night as during the day, so the excess load on the bladder is not necessary. Eating plenty of fluids during the night, the child will want to write, respectively, which will also in the future the failure of his physiological needs. And if you're still in this period, and to wean the baby from using diapers at night, one would interfere with another.