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    Boob-Obsessed Toddler

    Hi :) I wan't sure if I should post in the toddler section or in the weaning section so if this needs to be moved, I am sorry!

    I have 2.5 year old son who was weaned this past July at 28 months...
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    Re: How much water for a 13 month old?

    I have a 13 month old too and he still nurses 12+ times a day. I just make him a 8oz sippy cup in the morning and make it available all day. He usually drinks about 6oz of it in tiny amounts...
  3. Re: 3.5 month old still striking a little bit

    Truthfully, her weights seem fine to me. She is gaining steadily and reaching her milestones. If her diaper count seems good, just keep offering every few hours and try not to worry. She may just...
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    Re: Mastitis

    Thanks mommal.. you always have great advice :)

    I went to the doctor today and he prescribed Keflex. He also told me that I must wean IMMEDIATELY, that the medicine could harm the baby and that...
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    Mastitis

    Last night I decided to work on night weaning. My baby didn't nurse from midnight to 6am. When I got up this morning I noticed what I thought was a plugged duct. I started having chills about an ...
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    Nursing bra suggestions

    Does anyone have any good bras they'd like to recommend for large boobs? I wear a 40D and it is so hard for me to find a bra that isn't $60 or that makes me have a uniboob! My baby just turned a...
  7. Re: Quick survey: How many feedings @ ni

    Mine is 12 months, 20.5 pounds and gets up 5-8 times a night still, and nurses every time.
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    Re: Breastfeeding and shingles?

    :( Well, I hate to make you feel worse but my husband had pain and the rash for probably 2 months after he started the medicine. It did get progressively better though so hopefully it will become...
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    Re: Breastfeeding and shingles?

    You won't have to worry about taking a maintenance dose of Valtrex; only something like 5% of people get a recurring bout of shingles. My husband had shingles a few years ago and after it cleared up...
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    Re: Breastfeeding with Graves Disease

    I too was recently diagnosed with Grave's Disease and prescribed methimazone (20mg/day). What I was told by my endocrinologist and InfantRisk was that methimazole does transfer to breastmilk at a...
  11. Re: Nursing past 1 yr, DH not understand

    I try to include my husband in all decisions. I expect him to help with the kids and so I feel like he should be included in all things that effect them. Hopefully getting some more information to...
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    Re: Lip Ties

    My baby has a very thick lip tie and both his pediatrician and pediatric dentist told me that they usually wait until permanent teeth come in to decide to clip it if it isn't causing issues. The...
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    Re: Fussy screaming baby

    Sounds like it could be an ear infection to me too :( The only time my baby has refused to nurse was during an ear infection. If it continues, I would take her in to have it checked. Good luck!
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    I don't mean to voice the unthinkable but are you sure you aren't pregnant?
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    Re: Forceps baby, latching problems....

    My older son was a forceps baby and his jaw was dislocated at birth. We had a whole lot of issues with latch but I agree that the SNS worked so well for us. I never tried finger feeding but the SNS...
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    Just a funny picture!

    I thought this was hilarious :)
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    Re: 1 Yr check up. Need advice

    Actually, the opposite is true! Plants contain "non-heme" iron and this type is harder to absorb by the body. Meat contains "heme" and "non-heme" types both but the "heme" is far easier for humans...
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    Re: Thyroid and Medication questions

    I got your pdf this morning LLLKaren thanks so much! And thanks for the info redpowerlady, it was very helpful. I am going to also call InfantRisk this afternoon when the baby is napping.

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    Re: Poop question..

    My baby's was always yellow and mucousy and I only maybe 3 times saw seediness to it. I mentioned it to the doctor but he just said as long as there is no blood or green then he was fine :)
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    Thyroid and Medication questions

    I have been diagnosed with hyperthyroidism. Has anyone ever had to deal with this and breastfeeding? I was also prescribed a beta-blocker, Toprol. I see an endocrinologist in a few weeks to see...
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    Re: Baby's breath

    My baby's breath always smells like cheese to me. It isn't an unpleasant smell, but that is all I can think of when I smell it!

    Sorry I am not of any help.. I just had to add that!
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    Re: 6 m/o bedtime antics

    Do you think that maybe she is just getting full after the first breast? My 10 month old has almost always taken only one side at once. Occasionally he will still want to nurse on the second one...
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    Re: Weaning Cold Turkey?

    I don't have much experience with a long-term nursing strike, but I do have a suggestion. It seems like your daughter freaks out when she sees the Boppy come out. Have you tried not using it? She...
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    Re: Plugged Duct Issues

    So, it has been 5 days and the plug doesn't seem to have moved. :( It is still behind just behind my nipple and in my areola you can actually see the lump now and the skin is a red patch over it. ...
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    Re: OT: Fussy evenings

    The night time fussiness was the reason that I joined this forum.. I had no idea how common it was. It really will pass though, momma. At the time it seems maddening and like you'll never make it...
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