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baby bottle refusal

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
41 years experience Pediatrics
To some it is: But to society it is not. It is an old habit, association with safety, comfort , security , laziness on our part and the child's part. Partly our faul ... Read More
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
No, ma'am: Individual psychotherapy with family participation is needed to determine what stresses him & why he is allowed to self-calm with a bottle. Assessment ... Read More

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
38 years experience Pediatrics
Dental Caries: Baby bottle syndrome is dental caries resulting from prolonged use of baby bottles especially with juice or other sugary drinks. The distribution of ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
Not sure question: Melissa- Are you yourself using these items, or are you using them on your baby? If it's you, it's just years of having these things as your way of ca ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
41 years experience Pediatrics
Added: Rice cereals in the formula can make babies full.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Not safe otherwise: I don't like microwaves for warming bottles because its too easy for you to overheat the milk & burn babies mouth. The only effective way to judge how ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
46 years experience Pediatrics
Generally No: In the modern world with city water , sterilization is not needed. Well water should be boiled.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
28 years experience Pediatrics
Possibly: The brown spots may actually be erosion of the enamel and cavities.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Cleaning nipples: Wash the nipples with soap and water and sterilize them by placing them in boiling water for ten minutes.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
28 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Baby bottle syndrome is simply cavities. The constant exposure to sugar in the milk results in cavity formation. The extent of treatment depends on th ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Feed as baby wakes : Babies develop a better schedule if you feed as they wake up. Baby has strength from the rest & can take a good feed before tiring. Then do diaper cha ... Read More
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