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Tongue Thrust Newborn Problems Breast Feeding
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
My wife has been breast feeding our newborn exclusively for the past 3 weeks. How many oz from a bottle should we give her?
Two to three ounces: Two to three ounces and let her takes what she wants. You may soon have to to three to four ounces. ...Read more
Are babies born without kneecaps. I'm reading in my breast feeding book on newborns and this is what they say ?
Let me explain: Newborn have knee cap. Kneecaps form about the fourth month of fetal life. However, they don’t show up on x-ray very well because they’re not ossified, or bony. At this point in life, the kneecaps are made of a cartilaginous material. The growth centers surrounding the kneecap form late in developmental life in utero and may not appear until just before or just after the infant is born. ...Read more
My newborn cries hysterically during breast feeding. Took her to 3 drs and all said she's fine just wind and reflux but the medications are noworking?
Enough milk?: Without more information it is difficult to give you a precise answer. First consideration is whether you have enough milk. Secondly are you burping your baby frequently? Do you have her on a schedule? Write back so wecanhelp give you a ore complete answer. ...Read more
It gets easier with: Time to interpret your baby's cries. Unfortunately, when babies cry they swallow air. The smooth muscle of the intestine isn't synchronized yet to pass the air out. If baby seems gag when starting to nurse, he may need a burp. I'll ask my arabic-speaking daughter to help explain the " football hold" or "colic carry" to you to help baby pass gas. When all else fails, allow your baby to self-calm. ...Read more
Likely reflux: Most likely your newborn is experiencing gastroesophogeal reflux, a common condition in babies. Try keeping baby elevated (head up), during feedings and for 20 minutes or so after feedings. Be sure not to overfeed. There is a possibility that there may be a lactose or protein intolerance, as well. Try limiting your dairy intake. If these things don't help, please contact your pediatrician! ...Read more
My mom is breast feeding her new born but has a dry cough what can she take? She is allergic to penicillin.
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No medical contraind: There is no medical contraondication for having tatto as long it is done by sterile technique. ...Read more
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