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Mothers Breastfeeding To Her 18 Year Old Son
I am a teen mother who is currently breastfeeding my five month old son. I cannot lose my pregnancy weight what can I do? I eat healthy and exercise.
Cardio Mix: If you have adipose tissue that you'd like to lose then consider an increase in cardio and a balanced diet. However, do not always do the same exercise or you will increase your risks for stress injuries. Mix things up with running, biking, swimming, or circuit training. Ultimately you need to burn more than you consume. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
Should I have this lump in my breast removed? I am a mother of a one year old. After a month of breastfeeding i developed mastitous, not sure on the spelling but anyways, they poked and drained the infected area and now I have a lump in the same area. The
Piles,aka hemorrhoid: can cause bleeding,pain,itching,lumps,and very painful local blood clots.If symptomatic,they are normally removable in an outpatient setting. ...Read more
My son is 1 year and 1 week old. Can i give him soy or almond milk and tofu now? I'm also still breastfeeding him. Thank you.
If you wish. Know : That he can develop allergies to soy & nuts, the same as to cow's milk. Ask your pediatrician about calcium supplements if he doesn't have 16-21 oz. Whole milk & milk products/day. Juice & almond milk aren't necessary; limit to 4-6 oz/day . He can wean to a double-handled open-mouthed cup now. Age at weaning is a personal decision. Know that it's harder to convince a toddler to wean @ 15 mos. Or >. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
One year old son has herpangina. His fever 104.0 gave him Tylenol. What can I do? Im breastfeeding him. What can I do to make him better?
Poor baby!: Poor baby! This is a common viral infection, but can cause a painful sore throat for little ones. Keep breastfeeding him through the illness, it will provide comfort as well as protective antibodies. You can add in Ibuprofen to assist with pain. It also lasts longer than tylenol. If we weighs around 22 pounds then he can have a teaspoon. You can give every six hours as needed for pain. ...Read more
Is it ok to give my 2 year old breast milk since i just birthed his brother a week ago? My son is 2 years and 2 months old and now that he is a big brother he wants to have what his brother is having when i breast feed him. I tried very hard to breast fee
There : There is nothing unhealthy about your breast milk for your 2 yr. Old. I would recommend that you offer it in a cup though, as there is no reason to encourage your toddler to believe he should be treated the same as a newborn. Some regression in behavior is common when a new baby arrives, but it should not be encouraged. Instead shower your 2 yr. Old with praise for being the very important "big brother.". ...Read more
Extended nursing: Many cultures or those with particular belief systems will nurse their children for extended periods of time. Each circumstance is unique and should be considered in context. My general personal opinion is that breast feeding a preschooler is not nutritionally warranted, and has potential adverse psychological effects on both child and parent. ...Read more
18 years old breast feed a 2 month old i feel soreness on the bottom of my right breast but i also get these really sharp pains throughout my breast?
Breast pain: Thanks for breast feeding your new baby -it is the best way to start life. Your pain could be a number of things - from simple, stretching pains due to the milk production, to milk ducts contracting to empty, to more serious things like infection. If your breast is red or hot, or you feel sick or fever, then you need to be seen. Otherwise, nurse frequently to empty breast, warm shower and massage. ...Read more
My 18 yr old son inherited the psoriasis of my mother.Is there any vits or food suplement he can take lesssen the apperance of the red and flaky skin?
Are sunblocks such as califonia baby suitable for 10months old infants? Can breastfeeding mothers use them as well?
Yes: Generally, sunblocks are safe for babies greater than 6 mos. Recommend using an all organic or mineral base sunblock with primarily physical barriers such as zinc and titanium dioxide as the active ingredients. You can also keep your baby covered with spf protected clothing and hats. Always remember to not expose your baby to direct sunlight and keep in the shade. ...Read more
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