- October 14, 2020/
Mr. and Mrs. Reyes are puzzled as to why their 2-month old baby would not stop crying. They fed him already, his diapers are newly changed, the temperature is just right, and the environment is calm. But the baby continues his high-pitched, urgent crying. Worried, they rushed him to the emergency department, where all diagnostic tests and physical assessment are deemed normal. “It seems your baby has colic”, the pediatrician announced after making sure that everything is normal.
During episodes of colic, an otherwise healthy neonate or infant aged 2 weeks to 4 months is difficult to console.