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Weird spotting/lack of periods whilst breastfeeding, what's wrong?

Weird spotting/lack of periods whilst breastfeeding, what's wrong?

Nothing is wrong: Probable hormone imbalance from pregnancy delivery and breastfeeding. Time will correct it most likely. I do suggest acupuncture as it is amazing at correcting hormone imbalances.... ...Read more

Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
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Breastfeeding (Definition)

Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more


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Could my daily headaches be due to lack of sleep from breastfeeding all night ?

Could my daily headaches be due to lack of sleep from breastfeeding all night ?

Yes: Anyone who has breastfed knows that it can be very demanding. Sleep deprivation is common for new moms, especially those who are breastfeeding. Keep breastfeeding, though..It is really the best gift you can give your baby. Get anyone willing to help you to give you a hand so that you can catch up on some sleep. Sleep deprivation can certainly cause headaches and depression. ...Read more

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I'm confused by symptoms Ive had for a week(breastfeeding lack of sleep ?anxiety something serious): radiating chest/breastbone pain&sore glands

I'm confused by symptoms Ive had for a week(breastfeeding lack of sleep ?anxiety something serious): radiating chest/breastbone pain&sore glands

Sounds like you're: dealing with a newborn and maybe have some physical sx's that an MD should evaluate. Also sounds like you're getting run down. Any help with baby duties? What happens when you have some down time? Or, is that out of the question? Do you have a partner? Can you express milk and have the partner administer and you rest? How's your nutrition? Too many ?'s. See the MD first. ...Read more

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Bathroom problems and lack of appetite. What could be wrong?

Bathroom problems and lack of appetite. What could be wrong?

LOTS: How old is the child? What has been happening in the family? Loss of pets, starting school, parental illness, etc. If you can't spot what made a roadblock in development, consult a child psychiatrist. Get some help - could be environmental and easily fixed or could be more serious. If you can't figure it out get some help. Everyone will feel better. ...Read more

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What can be the cause of lack of appetite in case of 2 year old kid?

What can be the cause of lack of appetite in case of 2 year old kid?

Finicky eaters: Too much juice or milk decreases a toddlers appetite. Toddlers are also more likely to be "grazers" and eat several small snacks a day rather than 3 square meals. Talk with your pediatrician to make sure your child is plotting as expected on his growth chart. If the growth is fine, milk intake is around 18-24 oz/day and juice is less than 8 oz/day, try a balanced diet of small, frequent snacks. ...Read more

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Are there any nutritional defienceys that would cause lack of appetite?

Are there any nutritional defienceys that would cause lack of appetite?

Nutritional: deficiencies can cause weakness, depression, leading to loss of appetite. Your doctor can check to make sure you are absorbing nutrition properly if your are eating well enough. Spectracell lab in Texas has a Micronutrient lab test that is excellent. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Been having bathroom problems and lack of appetite. What could be wrong?

SOMETHING: When children revert to a previous stage of development they may have encountered something they can't deal with. That could be changes in the family, discipline difficulties, parental discord, etc. See what was going on just before this started. If unsure, a child psychiatrist maybe helpful. ...Read more

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What are some of the reasons for cronic neasea in the mornings for men and lack of appetite ?

What are some of the reasons for cronic neasea in the mornings for men and lack of appetite ?

Many: Causes of chronic nausea in the mornings include gastritis, peptic ulcer disease, gastroparesis, gastric outlet obstruction, biliary dyskinesia; just to name a few. Recommend you see a gastroenterologist for a complete work up. ...Read more

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