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Need some advice on sleep habits.

Hi! I'm going to apologize in advance for this being so long. About a month ago, my then 4.5 month old was just about to exceed the weight limit in her pack'n'play bassniet, which was kept in our room 2 feet from my side of the bed. At the time she was sleeping anywhere from 6-10 hours a night, it w...
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Posted by Julia Raffield - 5 days ago

I NEED a break sometimes!

My almost 13 month old is not often left in the care of others outside of myself or my husband. However, our local gym offers a wonderful childcare program while the parents workout which my older son (who is 3) has been going to for 2 years now. They start accepting kids as early as 6 months, so ar...
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Posted by Terri Fugler Goslee - 6 days ago

My son is being extremely destructive lately

Here lately my 13 month old son has hit a destructive, what i hope is a, phase. He throws, beats rips and tears EVERYTHING. He has been throwing things at the pets and people. He has really good aim!! and thinks its funny <img alt="" class="bb-smiley" src="http://na...
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Posted by Jaina Cahill - 1 week ago

Wild Yam Cream

I was chatting with my local natural health store owner about my two previous early miscarriages. She asked some questions and said it sounded like I was progesterone deficient and has me trying wild yam cream. Has anyone tried this? How did you use it and for how long?...
Posted by Anonymous - 1 week ago

Daily Temperature?

My husband and I are trying to have a baby and someone told me to take my temperature daily. Just not sure what this would indicate...does a rise in temperature after a while indicate ovulation? Thanks....
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Posted by Anonymous - 1 week ago

Ideas for Conception

My husband and I are TTC. I got pregnant immediately with my first. We decided to start trying after my last cycle and I just got my period today-so I'm a bit disappointed it didn't happen as quickly. Now I have gone to the conception calculators and have the dates that I should be "most fer...
Posted by Anonymous - 1 week ago

going to a chiropractor

My little one has always had a preference when breastfeeding, and it is making me VERY lopsided. It was suggested that I take her to a chiro. I have now a couple of times, and it seems to be working, but how long will I need to continue the treatment? It's very expensive, and we have a very low inco...
Posted by Anonymous - 1 week ago

PPD question

I am 4 weeks post partum and think I might have PPD. I am not sad, but have been feeling very guilty, detached, loss of interest in activities and eating... basically all the typical symptoms besides crying and feeling sad. Is this still PPD? I don't want to go on medication and have my PP appointme...
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Posted by Anonymous - 1 week ago

Naptime?

Our pediatrician recently told me that my (EBF) nine month old should be sleeping more. He sleeps about 10hrs a night (waking every two). He doesn't nap well and wakes up if I try to leave. He takes a 30min nap in late morning and maybe 1-2hrs late afternoon. I stay beside him in hopes that he will ...
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Posted by Anonymous - 2 weeks ago

False negative?

I am supposed to get my period in 1 or 2 days and could have sworn for the past couple weeks I was pregnant. I took a first response test this afternoon and it was negative. I'm shocked- so many signs were there! Any one experienced this? Could it be a false negative or I just misread other sympt...
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Posted by Anonymous - 2 weeks ago