Each week, our council of experts and smart parents take your questions, give advice and share solutions in this parenting column.
This feature will also be the place to drop in for a talk about the latest parenting hot topic. Do you know of local moms raising their children in the Tiger Mother's way and is it the best way? Where can we get information on local flu shot clinics for children? How can we help our children's schools weather their budget cutbacks?
So grab a cup of coffee and settle in as we start the conversation today with a topic and question:
Dealing with a colic baby can be quite difficult. But there are ways to make it a little easier. For instance, Jean Stringham of Sturdy Memorial Hospital said that can often relieve colic.
What are some difficulties involved with colic, and how do you cope with them?
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