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She ends up screaming so hard that she either vomits or has trouble breathing

hi i have an 8 month old daughter, who for the last few weeks wont settle of a night time.we have tried lots of things to settle her but she ends up screaming so hard that she she either vomits or has trouble breathing.she really has never slept all night but she has`nt been this bad before.thanks liz

Maree...
Answer: Hi Liz, She is probably experiencing 8 month separation anxiety at present and this will pass, however in the meantime try not to create any unwanted habits. It`s not uncommon for baby to vomit or hold their breath, it is a powerplay to get you attention and it works. Cheers, Maree
Answered: 01 Jul 2009