Colic is a condition which babies develop in the first months of their preliminary years. It is a condition that makes them uncomfortable, and as such they cry often. It is a trying moment for first-time parents and can cause a lot of lack of sleep owing to the baby crying sometimes. Colic is said to be a reaction to the baby’s body to the process of digestion. It is a new process and it is the cause of their digestive system adapting to the processes; they experience a lot of discomfort. This is manifested when the cry at times without any apparent reason, especially during their first years. Get more about babies and colic. If your baby is not ill or showing any sign of injuries but cries often, the colic may be the cause and you should not panic. Some of the remedies used to calm the baby down include singing lullabies and using gripe water when they cry or use anti colic teats.