Pediatrician’s booty wiggle technique seems to work to calm babies
A California pediatrician claims to have a technique that instantly calms babies. If it’s true, there are going to be a lot of happy parents of newborns out there.
Dr. Robert Hamilton of Pacific Ocean Pediatrics demonstrates a holding technique that seems to calm babies instantly. The babies he demonstrates on in the video just had shots. They’re screaming! Then – voila! Silence.
What is this sorcery?
It looks like three simple steps:
1. Fold the baby’s arms across his chest:
2. Secure the arms with one hand, while balancing the baby’s bottom with the other: