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My baby has had loose stools for almost a week and a half now. Is that normal? 

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience in Family Medicine
Loose stools: Depends on the age and the babie's diet, and sometimes the mother's diet. In many circumstances loose stools can be normal. Has there been a change in diet or a change in formula? Is the baby growing normally or not. If the problem persists without a good explaination of the cause, then discuss this with the babi's doctor to determine whether or not an examination is necessary.
Answered on Dec 10, 2014
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