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How long does it take for cdh babies to leave nicu?

How long does it take for cdh babies to leave nicu?

Depends: It takes as long as it takes. There is no easy answer to this. There are so many things to factor in - stay abreast of what the "team" thinks/says. Don't hesitate to ask questions. ...Read more

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How long should babies nap for?

How long should babies nap for?

Depends: Babies sleep about 18 hours per day. 6 month olds can sleep about 14- 16 hours per day. and 1-2 year olds sleep about 12-14 hours per day. ...Read more

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For how long you can leave the 6month old baby go sit ?

For how long you can leave the 6month old baby go sit ?

Not long: If you mean sit without support, depends on the baby's level of muscular stability, but probably a few minutes at a time if he/she has just begun to sit up without support. Make sure this is done on a soft surface so they don't bang the head badly when falling over to the side or backwards, you really should try to prevent them from falling over without you breaking the fall with your hands ...Read more

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How long do fifteen to eighteen old babies sleep?

How long do fifteen to eighteen old babies sleep?

Varies: There appears to be no right answer to how many hours a child sleeps. It is really unique to that child. If they are growing, happy, behaving and developing normally , then whatever amount works for that child. Having said that, most seem to sleep 8-12 hours at night. ...Read more

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How long do you sterlize baby bottles?

How long do you sterlize baby bottles?

Why ever?: Sterilizing of bottles is a throw back to a time when parents made formula from condensed cow milk & it needed to be boiled to make it digestible. Babies also had problems with staph germs that were resistant to available abx. Today we know that a good bottle brush & cleaning the same way as your regular dishes is all that is necessary. Ditch the sterilizer & enjoy the extra time with your kid. ...Read more

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How long do infants generally have RSV for?

How long do infants generally have RSV for?

2 - 3 weeks: In a recent study in the british medical journal, they looked at how long respiratory infections lasted in children. Bronchiolitis resolved by day 13 in 50% and by about day 21 in 90%. ...Read more

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How long it takes for babies head to round about?

How long it takes for babies head to round about?

Stages: Baby heads can get pretty pointy during birth--but generally look much better even after as little as 24 - 48 hours. Some babies develop flat spots or other deformities over time related to sleep position, and sometimes to other problems like torticollis, or sometimes rare conditions. Depending on your baby's age, it might be a good idea to discuss this with your pediatrician and have an exam. ...Read more

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How long doesit take for infants medicine to kick in ?

How long doesit take for infants medicine to kick in ?

Varies: This varies with the type of medication and condition being treated. If you want specific advice, you need to provide more information when you submit a question.This is not a chat room.Questions are not linked. ...Read more

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How long can a newborn feed up to?

How long can a newborn feed up to?

You decide: Newborns get the majority of their feeding in the first 5-10 minutes of the feeding, and the rest of the time after that is just sucking/suckling time for pleasure and comfort. If you have time and nipples are not too sore, it's fie to let them do this a couple of times a day. If your nipples are very sore, or you are pressed for time, the 10 minutes is long enough to get the nutrition they need. ...Read more

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How long should it take for toddler boys to potty train?

How long should it take for toddler boys to potty train?

Very variable: Some toddlers train by age 18 months, others can take up to 4-years. Toddlers will be toilet trained, by day, when they want to be. Lots of normal toddlers realise that they have something in life about themselves that they can control and then use the potty when they want to. All this is within normal limits. Please be patient and don't make a fuss. Positive reinforcement works best. Good luck! ...Read more

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First month how long should babies sleep for?

First month how long should babies sleep for?

At least 12-14 hours: Oftena new baby will sleep one extended period about 6-8 hours or longer at night and then have two long naps 2-4 hours in the am and in the afternoon. There may be 1-3 or more shorter naps as well. ...Read more

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How long a baby should sleep to stay healthy?

How long a baby should sleep to stay healthy?

12-14 hours as an in: Most newborns sleep nearly 20 hours /day, but gradually are awake more. Yoing infants usuallt sleep 12-16 hours or more/24 hours. Over the months they sleep one extended period and then 2long naps - about 2-4 hours and 1-2 shorter naps about an hour or so. ...Read more

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How much ounces, should a 5 months old baby drink n how many times?

How much ounces, should a 5 months old baby drink n how many times?

5-7 oz every 4-5 hrs: 5-7 oz. Every 4-5 hours which is about 5 times a day (24-36 oz.) you can start introducing stage 1 baby foods also. ...Read more

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How much time does it take for meth to exit a newborn babys stool?

How much time does it take for meth to exit a newborn babys stool?

Confusing question: A fetus begins to make meconium about 12 weeks into pregnancy. It remains one of the preferred markers for drug exposure because it is relatively inert. Meth exposure can leave small amounts of drug in the meconium that will remain detectable months after use. ...Read more

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How much calories is enough to take when you breastfeed a 3weeks old newborn?

How much calories is enough to take when you breastfeed a 3weeks old newborn?

Depends on weight: The average weight for a 3 week old is about 9 pounds. A baby that size will eat 400-500 calories per day. ...Read more