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What is Colic? What are the ways of coping?

What is Colic? What are the ways of coping?

Acıbadem Kadıköy and Maslak Hospital, Pediatric Gastroenterology Specialist Enver Mahir Gülcan said, kol colic is the reason for the stubborn crying that has become a nightmare for mothers, especially in newborn babies. It continues as crying for 3 consecutive weeks, 3 days a week, and lasting more than 3 hours a day. Ocuk Enver Mahir Gülcan said, “some babies may cry for a very short time and some may cry for a long time. According to the crying patterns varying from infant to infant, some of them cry slightly and some of them cry strongly. Their calming is also in different forms according to the baby's character. Crying in the majority of babies starts around 2 weeks, peaks at 6 to 8 weeks. All these causes of colic cry in 3 or 4 months is reduced, "he said. Enver Mahir Gülcan, some of the causes related to the disease listed as follows: non-digestive tract caused by non-digestive tract infections and hernia, digestive system diseases of cow's milk allergy, gastroesophageal reflux, lactose intolerance can be listed as disorders caused by colic. Looking at the reasons not connected; He also underlined that it may be due to fatigue, hunger, delay in maturation of nervous system and inability to calm down.