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My baby 8 weeks old I've noticed few times this past 2 days she's flaring her nostrils especially during feeding does she have a problem?
See your doctor : If this happens only intermittently you can watch and see if it goes away in a few days. If this is happening every times she eats I would be concerned why she is having difficulty eating and breathing at the same time. ...Read more
Nostril size: Greetings. After our facial bones have reached full maturity, our facial structures normally will not change. Sometimes we lose the elasticity in our muscles and sin structures high will result in a pros is which may cause us to loose the ability to breathe thru our nostrils. ...Read more
Yes: There are several muscle movements that are normally involuntary but can eventually be learned as a voluntary movement (tongue rolling, ear wiggling, nostril flaring). Some of them, like tongue rolling, are genetic and you may not ever learn to do them. It's not abnormal to not be able to voluntarily do these things. ...Read more
Nostril: Also called naris, is one of the 2 channels in the nose. ...Read more
Pretty hard to say: with this paucity of information. ENT evaluation may provide you with the answer. Take care. ...Read more