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Is baby acne normal?

Is baby acne normal?

Baby Acne: Yes it is normal, it is thought to be hormone related. Putting creams or lotions on it will not help. Reassure that it will go away. ...Read more

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Baby Acne (Definition)

Baby acne is a rash of small red bumps or pustules on a baby's cheeks, nose, and forehead. It often develops within the first few weeks after birth, and gradually goes away with age. Baby acne may look worse when a baby is fussing or crying. Many young babies also have tiny white bumps on the nose, which are known as milia, and ...Read more


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Acne on my 14 days old baby is it normal?

Acne on my 14 days old baby is it normal?

yes: It will usually last a few weeks to a couple of months. Often the acne will dry up and the baby will have eczema later. No treatment is needed for the acne. ...Read more

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Is it normal that my 11 month baby is thin because he is breastfed ?

Is it normal that my 11 month baby is thin because he is  breastfed ?

Breast fed baby: Breast fed babies sometimes find comfort in latching to the breast and forget about hunger. Although most breast fed babies are well proportion to their height and weight growth. Aap ( american academy of pediatrics) guidelines clearly suggest breast milk as the best form of nourishment for babies. Upto 4 mnths exclusive breast milk and afterwards supplement with baby food. ...Read more

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35 weeks pregnancy &baby is 33 CM is it normal?or baby is so small?

35 weeks pregnancy &baby is 33 CM is it normal?or baby is so small?

Probably fine: Depending on your baby's position in the uterus, most women are within 2 cm of their gestational age after 20 weeks. 33 would put you within that 2cm variation that we often see. ...Read more

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My baby is constantly nursing. Is this normal?

My baby is constantly nursing. Is this normal?

Yes: This is normal. Most of this is likely true feeding and necessary but some babies will use breastfeeding s a pacifier. Essentially true feeding is vigorous and consistent. Suck, suck, breath... Pacifying feeding is 30-40 minutes later and more like suck, snooooooooze, suck, snoooooze. During this phase of feeding baby isnt eating, just pacifying. That feeding can be stopped. ...Read more

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I'm 39 weeks pregnant baby is very active does that mean baby is under distress?

I'm 39 weeks pregnant baby is very active does that mean baby is under distress?

Sounds healthy: There's not much room left in your abdomen at 39 weeks and any movement is going to be noticeable. Relax and best of luck to you and your baby. ...Read more

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My 2 month baby is really gassy. Is this normal?

My 2 month baby is really gassy. Is this normal?

Yes: Many are quite so, with the frequency increasing with aggressive feeders who swallow more air with feeds. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my baby to exhibit jealousy?

Is it normal for my baby to exhibit jealousy?

Yes: Sure, especially with your mommy and daddy. Babies own us...Or so they think. We are theirs, and they want us to give them our full attention. And, they don't want anyone coming between or interfering with that. Soothing reassurance will help, but it will take awhile for them to mature and understand that they can "share" you. ...Read more

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My 2 months baby is winking is that's normal?

My 2 months baby is winking is that's normal?

Yes: Flirting with you. Unlikely abnormal unless, redness, discharge, shaking uncontrollably. Good luck ...Read more

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Itchy face newborn is it normal?

Itchy face newborn is it normal?

Itchy?: Hard to tell if the newborn is itchy - they scratch their faces by accident much of the time. If there is a rash, ask your pediatrician. ...Read more

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Is it normal tha 11 month old baby boy fully breastfed only weights 19lb?

Is it normal tha 11 month old baby boy fully breastfed only weights 19lb?

~10th percentile: His weight is a little below the 10th percentile. What is his height (length)? Knowing this percentile would help determine if his weight is much lower than his height, or is his height also about 10th percentile (a more normal pattern). It would also be helpful to know if he has always been along the 10%tile for weight his whole life or not. ...Read more

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Is it normal for 1 year old and 2 month baby s fontanel to close because my nephew s fontanel is already closed and is it effect tooth formation?

Is it normal for 1 year old and 2 month baby s fontanel to close because my nephew s fontanel is already closed and is it effect tooth formation?

That is normal: The frontal fontanel is typically completely closed by 18-24 months, but often feels hard/sealed by your fingers by around 1 yr, some a bit earler, some later. During routine infant exam, docs/nurses check this and so if baby has been growing, developing normally, without concern from his doc, i believe he is well/normal. Watch him do wonderful stuffs as he grows! enjoy and good luck. ...Read more

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My baby 2months and weight 4kg is this normal?

My baby 2months and weight 4kg is this normal?

WHO Growth Charts: The world health organization (who) has done a wonderful job of standardizing normal height and weight. Check out this website to find your answer http://www.Who.Int/childgrowth/standards/en/. ...Read more

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How long does breast milk jaundice last in newborn babies, my baby is 1 month old she is active feeds well but still have yellowish face?

How long does breast milk jaundice last in newborn babies,  my baby is 1 month old she is active feeds well but still have yellowish face?

Awhile: Breast milk jaundice which begins days after the infant is born can last 3 - 12 weeks. Continue to follow up with your doctor. ...Read more

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My baby is 4 months olds but still jittery. Is it normal and when will be disappeared. (baby health condition is ok)?

My baby is 4 months olds but still jittery. Is it normal and when will be disappeared. (baby health condition is ok)?

Usually transient: Jitteriness is frequent, well-recognized phenomenon in neonates. It usually resolves with time. In one study j clin neuro jitteriness resolved at mean age of 7.2 +/- 3.4 months. At 3 years, 92% of the infants had a normal neurodevelopmental examination, while in the rest only minor transient problems occurred. If concerned should always consult pediatrician. ...Read more

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My 7 months baby boy sleeping more and eating less, is it normal?

My 7 months baby boy sleeping more and eating less, is it normal?

Keep an eye: May be he is coming down with a viral infection or so. Keep an eye on him and if he doesn't improve better get him checked out. ...Read more

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

A very common skin condition that starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the ...Read more


Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more