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How many times per day should I feel my baby kick?

How many times per day should I feel my baby kick?

5 kicks per hour: After 28 weeks or so most patients report 5 movements per hour when they are doing "kick counts." to do kick counts correctly you should be lying down in a quiet place without distractions like the tv. This way you can focus on feeling the movements. ...Read more

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How many times per day should I feel my baby move?

How many times per day should I feel my baby move?

This varies: A quick and simple fetal kick count method is to focus on counting for up to 2 hours and tallying 10 movements in that period. '10 movements in 2 hours'. Babies move throughout the day, with movement peaking at night. The quality of that movement changes as the baby grows and periods of rest also change. ...Read more

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How many times per day should I have my baby do "tummy time"?

How many times per day should I have my baby do "tummy time"?

Often as can: As often as you can while awake. Start with 2-3 minutes aftwr each diaper change to remind yourself. Get down with baby to look at you and/or toys. Increase time and frequency as baby gets stronger. ...Read more

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How many times per day should my baby poop?

How many times per day should my baby poop?

Depends: P.S. All babies tend to strain rather dramatically with stools at some point, probably because their brain is working hard to coordinate their intestinal muscles (which are still weak) and nerves. Plus they are laying flat most of the time, so they don't have help from gravity. As long as their stools are soft, the crying, pulling up of legs, turning red is normal and won't last forever. ...Read more

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How many times per day should I breastfeed?

How many times per day should I breastfeed?

On demand: 8-12 times a day(which doesn't mean every 2-3 hours as is sometimes said), but many infants feed much more than that, since breastfeeding is so much more than food. If it seems that you are feeding all the time in those first few weeks, you may be and that can be perfectly normal if the baby is passing lots of stool. Enjoy the time with the baby. The feedings space out over time. ...Read more

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How many times per day do I need to bathe my baby?

How many times per day do I need to bathe my baby?

Think 2-3 per week: Babies do not need daily baths. In fact, daily bathing can dry out babies' delicate skin. Instead, i would aim for two to three baths weekly. As long as a baby's diaper area is thoroughly cleaned during diaper changes, they really don't need more than this. You can gently clean in any skin folds with a warm washcloth as needed on non bath days. ...Read more

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How times per day should I give my baby a bath?

How times per day should I give my baby a bath?

Every 2-3 days: Babies dont need daily baths. They dont produce body odor likes adult. Once every 2-3 days is fine. ...Read more

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How many times should I eat per day?

How many times should I eat per day?

Depends: Ideally we should eat when we're hungry, but social norms have centered around 3 meals (or 4 in some countries) within less than a 12-hour period. Many people benefit from eating 4-6 "mini meals" a day to prevent low blood sugar or help control sugar or because they've had surgical procedures to limit size of stomach or for tumors. If you have medical condition, ask your doc about this. ...Read more

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How many times should I walk every day?

How many times should I walk every day?

DEPENDS ON OBJECTIVE: Walking with a purpose is a beneficial activity for increasing metabolism. Generally, if one wants to be in a positive weight loss mode, one should participate in an exercise (e.g., walking) at least 4 x weekly (and eat <1400 calories per day). For example, a 200# person walking one mile in 20 minutes burns 90 calories. However, increasing your walk of one mile to 15 minutes burns 150 calories. ...Read more

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How often should I feel my baby movement i'm 28 weeks pregnant should I count every hour my baby does not move every hour plzz help?

How often should I feel my baby movement i'm 28 weeks pregnant should I count every hour my baby does not move every hour plzz help?

Fetal metronome?: The fetus does not move every hour like a metronome does in music. However, if no movement is noted over 12 to 24 hours , you should contact your OB md. ...Read more

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How many times a day should I use my asthma?

How many times a day should I use my asthma?

What medicine?: I assume the question is, "how many times a day should I use my asthma inhaler?" this depends on what the inhaler is and the severity of your disease. ...Read more

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I am 29 weeks pregnant, how many times a day should you feel your baby's movements?

I am 29 weeks pregnant, how many times a day should you feel your baby's movements?

It can vary: At 29 weeks most women can feel their baby move regularly. Our office instructs patients to lay on their side and ensure that have at least 4 movements in an hour. This can be done any time there are concerns, or if instructed by your OB for high risk pregnancies. You can do this 3x/day (after meals usually works best) and as always, call your OB if you have specific concerns. Take care. ...Read more

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Everyday i masturbate at least 6 times a day can that hurt me and how do I stop doing it so much?

Everyday i masturbate at least 6 times a day can that hurt me and how do I stop doing it so much?

Complex: Masturbation is normal. At your age, the curiosity and the positive feelings from masturbation can be overwhelming.. Use proper lubrication so you do not irritate the skin.. You should fine other activities of interest so you do not continue masturbating at this rate. ...Read more

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What can I do to give myself a pooping schedule? Somedays ill go three times, others once, somedays twice. What can I do to make it the same every day

What can I do to give myself a pooping schedule? Somedays ill go three times, others once, somedays twice. What can I do to make it the same every day

Don't be obsessive..: Your "pooping schedule" is based on what and where you eat in addition to you body.... Having a reproducible schedule, while maybe desired, it not necessary. ...Read more

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How many times a day should my breastfed baby poop?

How many times a day should my breastfed baby poop?

3 - 4: A young breastfed baby usually poops after every feeding or after every-other feeding (averaging 3-4 poops a day). As the weeks go by, babies tend to poop less often, some twice a day while others once every-other day. As long as a baby is normal in eating, growth, and development; and does not have constipation, bloating, or tummy aches; then the number of poops per day is not very important. ...Read more

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How many times a day should I use my inhaler?

Different inhalers: Steroid inhalers, inhalers with long acting broncholdilators (salmetrol) are different. ...Read more

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How many times per day should my baby eat, and how should I deal with any feeding problems?

How many times per day should my baby eat, and how should I deal with any feeding problems?

Weight gain is key: Feeding patterns of infants vary with age, and from one baby to another. The bottom line is that growth/weight gain should be adequate, and the baby should appear well nourished, happy, and active. As far as any feeding problems, that can mean many different things, and i'd be happy to hear about specific questions or challenges you are encountering. ...Read more

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How many times per day is it necessary to burp my baby?

Baby burps: If your baby is a "gulper" when she eats or if she has had a spell where she cried alot, she has swallowed more air and needs more frequent burping. There is not an exact right number of times, but remember, air that doesn't come up as a burp comes out the other end as - well, you know what! ...Read more

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I haven't worked out in a couple of years, how slow should I start to be safe and feel good? Minutes per day x week?

I haven't worked out in a couple of years, how slow should I start to be safe and feel good? Minutes per day x week?

Seriously....: If being safe is the major concern, then you should engage the assistance of an experienced trainer. It may seem a little too much, but without knowing your current physiological state, it's the safest way to start. You current health status will dictate as to what type, how long and and what speed you should participate. You need to control the amount of stress or it will control you. ...Read more

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How many times per day should I feel my baby kick?

5 kicks per hour: After 28 weeks or so most patients report 5 movements per hour when they are doing "kick counts." to do kick counts correctly you should be lying down in a quiet place without distractions like the tv. This way you can focus on feeling the movements. ...Read more

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How frequent and how many times is it normal for my baby kick throughout the day?

How frequent and how many times is it normal for my baby kick throughout the day?

Variable: Highly variable but you should feel the baby kick and move at least once daily although sometimes the movements are subtle and you might not feel them. ...Read more

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I am 12 weeks pregnant and swear I felt my baby kick or move three times this morning, is it possible?

I am 12 weeks pregnant and swear I felt my baby kick or move three times this morning, is it possible?

No: The baby fetus can move, but nobody can feel it move until it grows bigger. Of course, you felt something, but it wasn't the baby fetus' movements. You may start feeling tiny flutters when the baby fetus grows 2 times longer and the baby fetus weighs 6 times more... which will be in another month. ...Read more

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How many times per day should infant pass stool?

How many times per day should infant pass stool?

How fed ????: A breast fed infant may stool a bit every feeding or an overflow diaper once a week. If it is soft it is not constipation. If formula fed, the pattern is more likely to be a few daily or at least every other day. If stools are soft & baby feeds well & plays, there is no reason to be concerned. If a poor feeder & not wetting diapers at least every 6 hours, i would have her checked. ...Read more

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Our six month old infant is teething. Baby paracetamol (calpol) provides definite relief. The insert says we can give it to him up to 4 times per day. But for how long can we do this safely? 1 week, 2 weeks, 1 month?

Our six month old infant is teething. Baby paracetamol (calpol) provides definite relief. The insert says we can give it to him up to 4 times per day. But for how long can we do this safely? 1 week, 2 weeks, 1 month?

Teething is normal: This is another name for acetaminophen and it is a mild analgesic only. It is OK to use this infrequently. Acetaminophen has its own drawbacks and that can be looked-up online. Try to let your child chew on a cold clean rag or something, it helps. This will come and go and they will get through this, and so will you!! ...Read more

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When Should I Be Able To Feel My Baby Kick?

When Should I Be Able To Feel My Baby Kick?

Kick: Roughly at about 20 weeks of pregnancy, you should be able to feel the baby move. It will not feel like a kick at first - that will come later. Take care. ...Read more

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I am a heavier set women. When will i be able to feel my baby kick?

I am a heavier set women. When will i be able to feel my baby kick?

Usually, babies : Start kicking between 16-22 weeks of pregnancy, a little earlier for thinner women and later for heavier ones. (if u tick them off, they'll kick back and return the favor more often. Joke!) http://www.Babycenter.Com/0_fetal-movement-feeling-your-baby-kick_2872.Bc. ...Read more

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When will i start to feel my baby kick. I am 15 weeks 5 days pregnant?

When will i start to feel my baby kick. I am 15 weeks 5 days pregnant?

Soon: If you're a bit heavy or this is your first baby it may take longer. 16-25 weeks is the average. At first it just feels like a faint flutter. ...Read more

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Im 21 weeks pregnant n when do I get to feel my baby kick? I feel butterflies

Im 21 weeks pregnant n when do I get to feel my baby kick? I feel butterflies

Probably normal: Many women do not feel anything until 20 weeks. The fact that you are just starting to feel something at 21 weeks is not unusual, and if the placenta is towards the front, this would explain this slight delay. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel my baby kick /punch low where my bikini line/pubic hairline is ?And i'm 29 weeks.

Is it normal to feel my baby kick /punch low where my bikini line/pubic hairline is ?And i'm 29 weeks.

Sure: You may feel fetal movements anyway depending on where the baby is lying and how it is positioned. ...Read more

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How soon do you feel a baby kick?

How soon do you feel a baby kick?

13-16 weeks: The first time a mom feels her baby kick was called "the quickening" in the days of old. Typically this happens between 13 and 16 weeks, with more experienced moms feeling it closer to 13 weeks. ...Read more

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When will I start to feel the baby kick?

When will I start to feel the baby kick?

20 weeks: If it's your first baby, usually around 20-22 weeks. If you've already had a baby, 18-20 weeks. It also depends on other factors like which way your uterus tilts, how thin or heavy you are, and where the placenta is. ...Read more

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When will others be able to feel the baby kick?

When will others be able to feel the baby kick?

7 months: It's usually about 5 months for you to feel it and 7 months for others to be able to feel it, but the further you are along the less likely your baby may have 'stage fright' when you are having someone else try to feel past 7 months. ...Read more

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When will other people be able to see my baby kick?

When will other people be able to see my baby kick?

They may not: It depends on location and body shape i never saw or felt my children move while they were in the womb. ...Read more

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How frequently do you feel baby kick after first time?

How frequently do you feel baby kick after first time?

Different per person: Typically after feeling the baby move for the first time (18-22 weeks), the movements are irregular and light for a few weeks, and then as you get into the late second trimester they become more regular and stronger. Always let your doctor know if you perceive a change from what you're used to feeling for baby's movement. ...Read more

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How often during the 9th month should you feel your baby kick?

How often during the 9th month should you feel your baby kick?

Follow the pattern !: Fetal movement will establish a pattern that you recognize. This is individual. If there is less movement, call your physician to do some testing asap ! ...Read more