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    Hi ladies,

    My DS is 4 weeks old and for the last week he has been feeding every 3 hours on the dot. He is drinking 100mls each time. Prior to this I would have to wake him at 4 hours to feed so I'm wondering if it's a growth spurt??

    Does this sound "normal" I thought as they got older they would space out their feed times to 4 hours.

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    Totally normal! DS is 3 hourly in the day and he is 4.5 months!

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    yes, perfectly normal!!

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    Hey babe,

    Totally normal! Like you said probably a growth spurt, and he'd be having more & more awake time now (you probably won't even have to worry about waking him up for a feed anymore)... He'll be using up more energy & get hungrier more often until he can take the bigger feeds to keep his tummy fuller for longer.. Xx

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    Sorry for crashing! EO - big congrats on the birth of your son. Hope all is going well for you xx


 

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