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How many diapers should a 2 year old go through in a day

A 4-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Plan: Your child has skin, nail problems and respiratory infection- cough. All these should be evaluated and treated by doctor. Please, make the appointmen ... Read More

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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Craig MacArthur
33 years experience in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Too early?: Parents are highly motivated to toilet train their children ( less mess, less expense). Unfortunately, toddlers frequently are not ready as soon as th ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
See answer: Best to see his pediatrician to get a definitive diagnosis as maybe it is (especially at this hot time of the year) a type of heat rash, and a steroid ... Read More
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Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience in Pediatrics
Sneezing : Sneezing and congestion can be the signs of environmental allergies which typically don't develop in children until they are older than 18 months of a ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laura Webb
12 years experience in Pediatrics
Average of 10 per day: Every baby is a bit different, but on average a newborn will go through 10-12 diapers a day.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Sounds fine: After a kid passes 10 lbs they can often go 8+ hours without eating as long as they feed enough during the day to keep growing.Think of the stomach as ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Sleep: Your child should sleep for 16 hours and should take a nap.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
1400 calories: •1 year old children need about 900 calories per day • 2 - 3 year old children need 1000 calories per day • 4 - 8 year old children need 1200 calo ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience in Pediatrics
Teen sleep: Teens often need more sleep and a occasional 12 hours of sleep is not unusual. Average sleep of 8-10 hours is normal.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Lindquist
28 years experience in Pediatrics
Nope: Everyone is colonized with different strains of staphylococcus . It becomes a problem when it gets in through a break in the skin and causes an infec ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: Playing at the ocean (and watched carefully of course) can really help drain a cold. I recommend it a lot. Obviously be safe and don't let the baby ge ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Rubin
Dr. Ira Rubin answered
36 years experience in Pediatrics
X-fix: external fixation is a method used to treat broken bones by placing external rods to hold bones in place rather than opening the body and placing scre ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Just right: Two to four ounces depending on how large your baby is.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
40 years experience in Pediatrics
12+: Most young infants will sleep 12+ hours per day. Don't worry babies are great at regulating their sleep they almost always get enough, they sleep anyw ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Size of town: Does not guarantee safety. 15 years old is a vulnerable age. In general - a teen should be sleeping at 3 am. Safety first !
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience in Adolescent Medicine
I have not seen: A relationship with drinking water to clearing of skin. A 2 year old should drink 24-32 ounces of milk a day. Then if they are still thirsty, up to ... Read More
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Possibly: Most paints have some level of volatile organic compounds (some far less than others) or other chemicals that vaporize at least some. My suggestion is ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience in Pediatrics
Infectious : Infectious mono is a viral illness caused by the epstein barr virus (ebv). It is spread primarily through saliva which is why it is also known as the ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Daily if possible: If you have facilities and running water, it is ideal to take bath daily. Personal hygiene is very important to prevent several diseases.
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joshua Tarkoff
11 years experience in Pediatrics
Wide Range: There is a wide range of what is a normal amount of urine. In general, on the low side, i want to see at least 4-6 wet diapers per day. Some babies wi ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Fever is a symptom, : not a disease. Breast milk is protective by both specific & non-specific immune factors. However, unless you know the specific virus or germ that ... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronda Dennis-Smithart
Specializes in Pediatrics
More info needed: If your child is eating/drinking well, has playful times, and no other problems except the fever and runny nose-try tylenol (acetaminophen) to reduce ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Swati Avashia
22 years experience in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
24-32 ounces: A typical one month old will drink 2-3 ounces every 2-3 hours. There is variability among infants but at a minimum your baby should be drinking 24 oun ... Read More
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