Newborns should be burped at least once per feeding, but some infants just don’t know how to burp after they’re born. Don’t worry; just keep practicing. Position your infant in one of several ways: on your shoulder, on your lap, or cradled in a sitting position with your hand. For more information, watch our how-to video for burping.

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Spitting Up – Reflux

Spitting up small amounts of breastmilk or formula. Also called reflux. Spitting up 1 or 2 mouthfuls of milk at a time. No effort or crying. Normal symptom in half of young babies.