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hi there i am a new mum with a 7 week old baby boy I have notices when i change my baby sometimes his legs twitch when i take the nappy off




any suggestions would be appreciated

amanda Q.L.D 7week old boy

Hi,
Thank you for your enquiry. From what you have described it sounds as if the baby is having normal reflexes. A newborn baby has many involuntary movements. As he grows he gradually gains control of his body and is able to co-ordinate his movements.
Best wishes,
Alex.

<a href="http://www.nswmidwives.com.au/">NSW Midwives Association</a>
Note: This information is not designed to replace that of your health professional.
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