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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
When they ask for it: Breast milk or formula are balanced nutrition that provides the proper balance of fluids to nutrients for infants. Water supplements are not necessary ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
28 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Pedialyte is only recommended for a child with vomiting and diarrhea. Discuss the addition of water with your child's provider. There is usually no in ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Eustachian tube prob: The structure that usually keeps fluid from accumulating in the middle ear (the eustachian tube) is angled differently inside the infant and child tha ... Read More
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Water: It is almost impossible for a person to drink water lying flat unless yo are drinking water from a bottle with a nipple on it
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
When they ask for it: Breast milk or formula are balanced nutrition that provides the proper balance of fluids to nutrients for infants. Water supplements are not necessary ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
O.K. The: From a bottle
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
When they ask for it: Breast milk or formula are balanced nutrition that provides the proper balance of fluids to nutrients for infants. Water supplements are not necessary ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Krulak
23 years experience Family Medicine
Not recommended: Mineral water may contain levels of sodium or other chemicals that are difficult for young kidneys to deal with. By 2 years of age, this is likely n ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Not a good idea: If you want to program your new kids brain to crave sugar & later face a life where this leads to health issues do this.I NEVER WOULD. Does the ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neigatha Graney
37 years experience Pediatrics
Postpone Water: Giving water "frequently" to a 5.5 month old infant is neither necessary nor recommended. Breast milk and formula provide all that is necessary for yo ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weisberg
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Hydration: Like my father says to much of anything isn't good for you. An average person should drink 3l of water daily to keep homeostasis or balance in the bod ... Read More
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