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my son eats like a bird

My son just turned 12 months and he's been off formula for about 3 weeks now. Therefore, we've upped his solids intake since he's been off the formula, 3 meals and two snacks a day, with about 12 oz or so of cow's milk/day. It just seems like he eats like a bird, that he doesn't eat much until he's ...
Posted by Kenni321 - 1 day ago

Night wakings for a 12 month old.

My daughter is almost 12 months old and has never been the best sleeper. I still nurse her before bed and during the night as she still wakes up. My question is: is it normal for a 12 month old to still be getting up 3-5 times a night. I don't think she's hungry as she just suckles mostly and its ju...
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Posted by Anonymous - 2 days ago

Baby on the floor.

Woke up to my screaming 8 month old not in bed with me but on the tiled floor. I'm guessing she woke up while daddy was getting up and decided she wanted to go with him into the bathroom, and thought momma could sleep a little longer. She's fine, thank the gods. After I frantically rubbed her entire...
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Posted by Anonymous - 3 days ago

Walking pneumonia, pregnant

I've been feeling like I've had a cold for two weeks now. I started feeling better last week and only had a dry cough from a tickle in my throat, but otherwise felt pretty normal. However, I woke up today a little short of breath....I couldnt seem to get a deep breath without it making me cough. I a...
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Posted by Anonymous - 4 days ago

Spotting

Hello: I am about 7-8wks pregnant and also moving into a new house. I have been busy all day on my feet and unpacking boxes and now my lower back is killing me. But, I also just went to the restroom and found some blood on my underwear. It wasn't soaked with blood and nothing on the tissue when I wi...
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Posted by Anonymous - 5 days ago

LVR

Hello, after four children naturally born I find that Kegels, PT, exercising & lelabeads don't help me to get my vagina back in a good shape. I have a mild uterus prolapse, and posterior wall obstruction, I mean it's not comfortable. I can't do certain things I love, like riding horses b...
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Posted by Anonymous - 6 days ago

Probiotic

Is it safe to take a probiotic during pregnancy? If so, what are some recommendations for organic/non-gmo brands? TIA....
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Posted by Anonymous - 1 week ago

Disinfect Toys

Sick children were brought to my home (I was unaware) and they played with my one year old's toys. Should I disinfect? If so, what's the best way?...
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Posted by Anonymous - 1 week ago

Transition to cow's milk

I am slowly weaning my almost 1 year old from breast and formula to cow's milk. My question is, previously he would take a bottle of formula and would be full from that. Can I give him cow's milk as a "meal" like I did the formula and will be get enough calories from it the same way to be ...
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Posted by Kenni321 - 1 week ago

Best baby carrier

I'm looking for suggestions for a baby carrier where I can side or back carry in addition to front carry. I had an unplanned c-section after 4 hours of pushing with my first and had stomach pain for a long time, so I never used my Moby wrap. Now that I will have 2, I'm looking for something versat...
Posted by Anonymous - 1 week ago