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Is It Okay For Me To Take Time Off When My Baby Is Two To Four Months Old
Parent survival: This is a good time to think about parent survival. A baby means long hours without rest, extra chores, and constant anxiety. It makes a good sense to plan weekly time off away from the baby. Parents need time to be a couple away from the moment to moment stress of doing everything for baby. ...Read more
Depends: This depends a lot on the type/complications of your pregnancy/delivery and the type of work you do.I had a Jazercise instructor work up until the day before delivery and start back teaching a week later. Some with health problems may need a couple months to recuperate.If you are healthy enough and work is compatible it is fine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello. Is it okay to take bromelain while breastfeeding? My daughter is 15 months old and breastfeeds before and after sleep. I don't produce much mil
You choose: Your babies brain is adding new connections most rapidly in the first 2 years. We know from cases of fetal alcohol syndrome that there is a direct toxic effect of the breakdown products of alcohol on babies brain, (formaldehyde is one byproduct), so any alcohol that gets to baby may produce some harm. Some groups have suggested a little is okay, but I've seen far too many ADD kids to say so ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My baby is four months old active and healthy, my doctor asked to start pre lacteal feeds.Is this is ideal time or can I post pone it to six months?
What is the recommended duration for a mother to nurse their baby? My son is six months old and I am wondering if I can stop
12 months.: Ideally, it's great to nurse babies until 12 months old, and it's terrific that you've done it for 6 months already! breast milk provides the optimal nutrition for babies, so if you can continue nursing him as you're introducing solid food, that's great. If you stop lactating or have a medical reason to stop nursing him, then substitute with infant formula. ...Read more
My baby is eight months old how many times can I feed her a day the second step food if she is only drinking three bottles a day.What do I need to do?
I am prescribed 1 mg of Xanax (alprazolam) to take when needed I am breastfeeding my child is six weeks old. What is the best way to wein her off of breastmilk?
Immediately : Hope not taken during pregnancy the side effects to newborns can be severe as it comes thru in milk if you want to continue breast ask for different medications that would not hurt baby if continuing on xanax (alprazolam) do not breast feed the problem won't be with baby but with the pain in breast you should pump to relieve and wear tight bra as I am for breast try different meds. ...Read more
How long should I swaddle my newborn ? I read the article recommended only the first one month because it needs room for baby to move.
Transition from womb: Swaddling often helps baby settle by replicating the snug feeling they were use to in the womb & avoiding the random movements of arms & legs that sometimes scare a baby that doesn't understand what is happening. Gradually loosening the wrap allows baby to to transition to the open feeling. The sooner the better.The goal is to be in a onezie on a firm mattress on their back by no later than 1m. ...Read more
My daughter is 2 and yes I am still breastfeeding is it ok for me to take garcinia cambogia if she only feeds during the night to go to sleep?
Protracted breast-: Feeding is ok, but nursing her to sleep & co-sleeping reinforce her night-waking & ?her risk for cavities.If you're ready for her to develop self-calming skills for sleep, brush her teeth after reading, soothing & nursing at a consistent bedtime & put her to bed in her own room, drowsy, but awake. The aap's healthy child app or on aap.Org has suggestions for graded extinction of night-crying. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes,: As long as you are careful. The winter has started, winter viruses are spreading with cough as most of the people are coughing now. So extra care/attention needed. Avoid crowded places, gatherings, parties etc. Make sure baby's nose is not blocked, cover her/him properly. I assume, baby definitely has received 2 months age 1st. Series of immunizations prior to travel. ...Read more
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