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How Do U Know If A 3 Month Old Baby Has Asthma
Not always possible.: At only 3 months old, if your baby is wheezing, it could be viral bronchiolitis or asthma or both. Either way, he/she needs to see the doctor, as both need evaluation and treatment. To make a diagnosis of asthma, it usually requires having recurring wheezing over a long period of time. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
They all do: Eating involves capturing some air during swallowing and that air will either become a burp or be passed as gas. Germs in the gut also make some gas by feeding off undigested food.Wheter or not baby is actually bothered by the gas they make is another issue.Some seem to and some do not. ...Read more
Consider other cause: 3 months of age is very young for asthma. Usually parents think this because baby is coughing or has noisy breathing. At 3 months the usual causes are bronchiolitis or gastroesophageal reflux. Less commonly there may be a congenital problem like laryngotracheomalacia, a vascular ring, or a cyst in a large airway. Clearly your infant may need to be seen by a pediatric allergist or pulmonologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How to know if my baby has a healthy immune system? Should i give probiotics if not ? My baby is 10 month old
Likely fine: Kids with the immunodeficiency disorders are often picked up by the age of 4-5 months due to recurrent and significant illnesses like bone infections and meningitis.Probiotics often allow for a good balance of beneficial gut bacteria but they do not boost anything. Having a happy gut can help you tolerate minor gut ailments and viruses with less symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It's probably not: Constipation is very uncommon in infants this young. It's normal for infants to strain, turn red in the face and even cry during bowel movements. This is called discoordinate stooling, an inability to relax their external anal sphincter at the same time they bear down to pass stool. This may last up to 4 mos of age. If your child is feeding normally & passing soft stool, it's not constipation. ...Read more
Bulb suction: And lots of it! hopefully you already have one of those large blue suction bulbs for baby. There is no medication you can use on a baby this age. Baby can only breathe through the nose, so make sure you keep it clear of mucous. If baby aspirates the mucous, it could cause pneumonia. ...Read more
How often 3 and half old baby poop?and if he don't poop for 2 to 3 day what should we have to do ?
My baby is 7 months old she has a cough that at times she gags. I know cough medicine is not recomended when should I see a dr? Or what can I do 4 her
Reflux is universal: All babies reflux to some degree and it gradually increases from birth to about 4-5 mo and begins to settle down after they start sitting up. Whether it becomes associated with pain, fussiness or weight loss to the point OB being called gerd varies with the patient. It may never show or be obvious in the first week. ...Read more
Short simple answers: A 3 yo is curious and their questions can be difficult when you let the issue of genitals/sex cloud the picture. At that age a short simple answers is the best. Don't launch into lengthy discussions. "that's how it is".Expect her to ask the same ? repeatedly (they don't take notes).After she gets to 7-8 the questions can be answered in more depth. ...Read more
What do i do if my child did not poop for 5-6 days? What medicine should be given to him? He use bottle to drink milk. He is 2 years old.
Constipation: a 2 yr old commonly stos stooling if he is being potty trained and he is not ready Ia lot of time as they struggle they get an anal tear which is painful and further potentiates the constipation lets back off potty training.give half a pediatric glycerine suppository to lubricate the area and let him have a stool,increase fluids but limit milk to only 16-20 oz/day ...Read more
Can my 6 month old baby use cold and cough syrup if so what do u recommend for him concerned mother
I wouldn't: The nasal & airway structure of young infants is quite different from older kids or adults. Studies have shown no benefit of cough/cold preparations to kids under 6. They also reflect a large number of ER visits and poison control calls from these meds. If you need something to do, keep track of fluid intake.That is more important overall & more likely to help baby. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mom was diagnosed copd, she is 70. She is in stage 3, what can I do to help her. How much time do we have. She has never smoked.?
Multiple things: First you should discuss your moms specifics with her doctor. The COPD stage is not precise enough to say how long one might live. With good care of the COPD one can live a long time. Treatment entails a number of things that a patient should seek, include smoking cessation, use of inhaled medicines to decrease symptoms, a flu shot yearly, pneumonia vaccine and pulmonary rehab. Oxygen if needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Inconsolible: The 4m is usually in a routine of feeding, play, sleeping behavior that is predictable. U are the best gauge of that behavior because u live with it. With meningitis, the germs irritating the meninges cause a terrible headache & increasing pressure that makes them inconsolable & their soft spot bulge in the upright position.Feeding declines & fever goes up.U will know u must have it checked out. ...Read more
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