You may have heard the term colic applied to any baby who cries a great deal. Not all crying babies have colic, but all colicky babies cry and they cry hard. They may stiffen their little bodies, or curl up as if in pain.

Babies Are Amazing!

One of the most amazing things about a baby is his instinctive reflexes. A health professional will check these reflexes, because their presence shows that baby's central nervous system is working properly. These reflexes exist to help nurture your baby, as well as protect him.