What Causes Colic?

Colic’s exact cause is unknown, and that’s why there’s not a clear way to help it. Some theories of what’s behind it include:

  • A developing digestive system with muscles that often spasm and cause cramps
  • Abdominal Gas
  • Hormones that cause stomach pain or a fussy mood
  • Overstimulation by light, noise, activities etc.
  • A sensitive baby
  • A Developing nervous system

How can we help you!

  • Flotation can assist your colic baby:
    • Movement through the water has a positive effect on the digestive and circulatory System which alleviates cramps and Spasms.
    • Muscle and skeletal strength is increased through the gentle resistance of the water.
    • Heated water aids in relaxation and spasm release.
  • Infant Massage will help your Baby with Colic:
    o   Assists with relieving Gas
    o   Increases movement and circulation
    o   Helps with Constipation
Crying Colic Baby being held