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Why Is My Baby Grunting When She Breathes
Why does my baby struggle to breathe but only in mornings??she grunts with each breath.doctor said her chest is clear.it's been 3 weeks now
Of course: No two people respond in the same way, but this stuff is very common and familiar. Talk with your friends or maybe even dad. ...Read more
3yr old disturbed sleep twitches holds breathe throws himself around bed grunting noises what can make him like this?
My 4 month old takes big deep breathes and constantly grunts while breathing, more like a squeak. His doctor said it had something to do with his esophagus but he doesn't have any problems eating. Do u know the name of his condition?
Grunting: In an infant this can be a sign of pulmonary or cardiac abnormalities. Discuss with your doctor or see a specialist. ...Read more
Depends on Situation: Infants are obligate nasal breathers as they prefer breathing through their nose rather than mouth. Most infants, however, are able to breathe through their mouth if their nose is blocked. Variation in the length of time until a baby begins oral breathing, but most children and adults are nasal breathers at baseline and mouth breathe to compensate during exercise and colds/stuffy nose for example. ...Read more
Is it normal for a babies to breath faster and with a sound when feeding? Can air conditioner cause problem to their breathing?
Babies: Breath faster in general but rarely over 80 breaths a minute. Some babies are noisy feeders. It depends on the type of noise and their exam that makes it normal or abnormal. Make sure he/she is able to breath through the nose. An air conditioner should not cause breathing problems more so with feeding. All the best and if in doubt have it checked. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Several conditions and food: In infants bad breath can be due to many conditions gastro esophageal reflux infections in mouth, throat, nose foreigh body in the nose or ear enlarged tonsils and adenoids thumb sucking pacifier use taking a bottle to bed sugary drinks in older infant if the bad breath is persistant the infant needs to be examined by your pediatrician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below: There is a rare genetic disorder called "trimethylaminuria" where an enzyme deficiency is present causes the lack of breakdown of a particular metabolite can cause the accumulation of trimethylamine in sweat, saliva and urine causing a fishy odor. The malodor can be managed by reducing the ingestion of precursors of the compound. See your doc for an eval and referral to genetics. ...Read more
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