A 39-year-old female asked:
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my one year old just started drinking milk. he's fine with 2%. but when he drinks whole milk he got bad gas pains, loose stools and bad diaper rash.

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Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Normal: This can be normal. It is recommended that children at 1 year be drinking whole milk. Unlikely due to lactose intolerance since he can already drink 2% milk fine.
Answered on Apr 6, 2015
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