Infant Crying and Shaken Baby

Crying can be a normal part of a baby’s development but seek help if you think your baby may be sick or injured or if you are feeling overwhelmed and are worried you may hurt your baby.

All Babies Cry
Resource for parents with information about infant crying. Access videos about crying including What’s Normal About Crying (8 min), Comforting Your Baby (20 min), Self-care Tips for New Parents (18 min), and Colic and How to Cope (11 min).

All Babies Cry
Tip sheet for parents with information about infant crying with tried-and-true tips for comforting your newborn (and yourself). Check out the tip sheet here factsheet-home-2019.pdf (

Video (10 min) discussing infant crying and what is known as the Period of PURPLE crying and shaken baby syndrome.