I used the sling that Joan (a family friend) made for me almost every single day for a good six months straight (probably would have started using it sooner but I forgot about it until july). It was an instant baby soother and was very good on my back. HIGHLY recommend a sling!
Maternity Coat. Maternity Jacket. Winter. Babywearing Jacket. Baby Wearing Coat. Baby Wearing Newborn to Toddler. Colours. Sizes. CANADA.. $161.00, via Etsy.