Babies cry a lot, and that might be the understatement of the year. It’s stressful caring for a newborn baby, but in time you’ll actually learn his language and be able to distinguish what cry means what. In the mean time you’ll need to do some guessing.
This great article from the Pregnant Chicken lists ten reasons why your newborn might be crying. Some are obvious, like a soiled diaper. Others are more obscure, like simply wanting to be close to you.
Babies will cry both out of boredom and overstimulation, and sometimes just because they’re still neurologically immature and can’t yet regulate their emotions. Being too warm or just generally uncomfortable are also common reasons.
Read the full article here: 10 Reasons Your Newborn Baby Cries