Although colic is prevalent among babies, when it actually happens and a baby screams and
cries without stopping, a new mom can be devastated. It occurs when the infant is about 2 or 3
weeks old and reaches its height at 2 months and comes down at about 3 or 4 months when it
The child is not in danger because of colic, but an episode can occur almost every day, and
parents learn to deal with it and handle it well. Doctors and researchers are unable to come to a
conclusion as to what actually causes it.