How much sleep is normal for a baby?
Newborn babies sleep for up to 16 hours a day. By the age of one year, this decreases to around 13.5 hours a day. During the day, it is usual for young babies to sleep for a few hours, be awake for a short time and then need to sleep again.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 14 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 17 Oct 2018
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