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Dr. Natalie Hodge
26 years experience Pediatrics
No and Yes: They weigh more early in the first six months of life, then typically less by a year of life. More importantly, they then weigh less for the rest of ... Read More

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
26 years experience Pediatrics
Experience?: Are you getting at who has the most experience? "Nurses" as a general term may or may not have experience in deliveries. Perinatal nurses specificall ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
35 years experience Pediatrics
Growth Spurts: There are no specific exact times. Babies go through their growth spurts, they cry to nurse more frequently and yes, your body meets their demands by ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
32 years experience Pediatrics
No harm : If the child is healthy , it is probably not harmful although not needed
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to define: These kids need primary care doctors, geneticists, endocrinologists (hormone docs) and people who work with learning disabilities. You will find their ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
YES, All ok: A change of 10 beats/minute is considered to be stable and still in the normal range. best wishes.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Less needy: Bf is a combination of nutrition & personal intimacy which solidifies the bond between mother & kid. Some kids are pre- wired to be less needy & more ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelly Kane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Oral vaccine rare: Most doctors use ipv which is injectable. The administering office will give a handout that is for the specific vaccine. Nurses will often explain wha ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronda Dennis-Smithart
Specializes in Pediatrics
Drowsy but awake: Self soothing is a valuable skill that babies learn as newborns, when parents put them down drowsy but awake. When we hold babies until asleep, they ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
?????????????????: You get the most from this site when you provide adequate background information to support any question. A question mark after a statement is too vag ... Read More

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