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Doctor insights on: Home Remedies For Feeling Your Baby Kick

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Have a mild pain in my abdomen a bubbling gas feeling. Could it be quickening at 12 weeks?

Have a mild pain in my abdomen a bubbling gas feeling. Could it be quickening at 12 weeks?

Gas is gas: Very unlikely to be quickening at 12 weeks. Most likely, "bubbling gas feelings" are just that - gas. Gas pains can be mildly uncomfortable as you experienced, but they can also be quite painful. Fortunately they usually don't last long. ...Read more

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New born babies bad reactions to silver nitrate treatment. Had to be hospitalized. What to watch for now that he is home?

New born babies bad reactions to silver nitrate treatment. Had to be hospitalized. What to watch for now that he is home?

Drug Reactipn: Unfortunately, this reaction is seen in rare cases as a one time occurrence. Your baby may be sensitive to Silver Nitrate, so keep in mind when writing drug reactions for his medical chart in the future. ...Read more

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I had a baby last year and now feel quickening again. Still breastfeeding.?

I had a baby last year and now feel quickening again. Still breastfeeding.?

Birth Control???: If you are referring to the notion that by breastfeeding, you are engaging in a form of birth control, this is wrong. It does work for some, but far, far from 100%. ...Read more

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How long can you go without feeling your baby kick at 22 weeks? Because he was active 2 days ago and haven't really felt him now. Is this normal?

How long can you go without feeling your baby kick at 22 weeks? Because he was active 2 days ago and haven't really felt him now. Is this normal?

Yes: Typically patients may not feel regular movement until around 24 to 26 weeks. If you want, you can have a small mean and then lie down on the couch or bed with no book or tv or stimuli..... You'll likely feel movement when you are super still and quiet. ...Read more

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What treatment is given to babies when they get burns?

Prevent infection: Usually something to keep moist and prevent infection.I use silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) cream often which does both. Also providing a soothing agent. ...Read more

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Can a person who is receiving radiation treatment hold an infant?

Can a person who is receiving radiation treatment hold an infant?

See below: Unless the radiation is delivered by implanted seeds, most people receiving external beam radiation are not going to place a child at risk. Check with your doctors to see which type of radiation that you are receiving. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for sudden infant death?

What is the treatment for sudden infant death?

Prevention: There is no treatment for sids. By definition the patient is dead.A family can reduce a child's risk by laying them on their back to sleep, having no smokers in babies life & never sleeping with baby. ...Read more

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What can cause gallstones in unborn babies and what is the best treatment for it?

What can cause gallstones in unborn babies and what is the best treatment for it?

Unknown: Although rare, gallstones and sludge can be seen during routine fetal ultrasounds. This has not been correlated with any diseases associated with gallstones in children or adults. No treatment is needed since they typically resolve on their own. ...Read more

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Following the detection of phenylketonuria or pku in an infant, what is the treatment?

Following the detection of phenylketonuria or pku in an infant, what is the treatment?

Diet Rx: The primary treatment is the removal of any phenylalanine in their diet. This is accomplished by a strict diet free of the material in infancy & childhood. Duration of this treatment depends a lot on the situation. Women with pku must be on restricted diet during pregnancy or they risk brain injury & birth defects in their offspring. Adults off diet face various declines in mental performance. ...Read more