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    Re: Drooling and hands in the mouth

    mine is doing the same thing...

    the ped told us on tuesday that the salivary glands start kicking in and they don't know how to handle the excess. he said it could also cause those gurgling...
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    Re: When to give up and accept low supply?

    i am so happy to have found this thread! i was wondering the same thing myself.

    for those of you who supplemented and breastfed, how did you do it? right now i always breastfeed first and when...
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    putting baby back to breast?

    hi!

    my ds and i have been battling low supply issues since the beginning and we've done everything short of prescriptions to up the supply.

    i know that the response is to keep putting him back...
  4. Re: No weight gain - Doc wants me to supplement with formula

    i had the exact same problem and know that it can be extremely stressful and frustrating..

    my ds dropped almost a pound in the first 3 days (6 lbs 12 oz to 5 lbs 14 oz) and I received horrible...
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    Re: fenu-greek tea or pills?

    i was told by my LC to take 3 pills 3x/day...she thought they were more effective than the tea. i am now taking motherlove milk plus but i honestly don't know what works better..

    i think everybod...
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    Re: thrush signs in ds but not me?

    hi!

    our ped said to make a paste of the baking soda and put it on his tongue, it is said to neutralize the yeast. apparently they try this before giving the prescrption if there are only signs of...
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    Re: slow flow at night

    hi there!

    i had the exact same problem (7 week old) and couldn't figure out if it was slow flow or OALD.

    i still haven't completely isolated the problem but found out today he has a mild case...
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    thrush signs in ds but not me?

    we just came back from his 2 month check up and the ped thought he had a mild case of thrush...i just thought he had milk tongue all along.

    but now some things make sense..he has been clicking...
  9. Temas: sling

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    Re: sling

    i received this link on the mothering boards which was helpful:

    http://www.thebabywearer.com/articles/HowTo/Positioning.pdf

    i'll look for the other site that has helpful hints.

    we tried a...
  10. Temas: sling

    by scootastic
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    Re: sling

    what kind of sling are you using?

    we've been through 3 slings in the past 6 weeks so i've been learning about all kinds..
  11. when to supplement and pump? a couple ?'s

    i just wanted to say thank you for all of your support and replies..between here and my local LLL meeting (which i went to today), I am feeling much more confidant..

    i do have a couple remaining...
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    Re: how do i know he's done?

    thank you all for your replies...

    this is how his weight has gone:

    birth (02/06): 6 lbs 12 oz (hospital scale)

    02/09: 5 lbs 14 oz (1st ped) w/ diaper

    02/16: 6 lbs 3 oz (1st ped) w/ clothes
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    how do i know he's done?

    I know this may be a silly question but i am having a hard time telling when my 5 week old son is done.

    we've had issues with slow weight gain and i've taken the advice of completely nursing on...
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    Re: weight gain advice...long

    thank you all for your replies. we spent the weekend just nursing and doing as much skin to skin as possible.

    he's still taking some supplement (about 4 oz a day) which allows me a little break...
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    weight gain advice...long

    I have been reading these posts trying to compare my situation and finally I'm seeking advice.

    My son is now 4 weeks and three days. He was born on 02/06 at 6 lbs 12 ozs. The first night he was...
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