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    Re: Wean Me Gently

    Ok....pregnancy hormones and poems don't mix!! I am at work about to cry....I just want to go home to my baby:cry
  2. I am going to scream!!(vent about sister)

    If my sister tells me one more time that me nursing my (almost) 13 month old is "creepy" I am going to smack her!!

    She is 21 and has 3 kids (yes, 3) ages 5,4,newborn. She breastfeed the first two...
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    Re: Praise from my ped.

    At my daughters 12 month appt, the pedi asked how much whole milk she was drinking and how many times she breastfeeds during the day. I said a sip of milk here and there and breastfeeding 3-4 times a...
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    Re: NICU Confusion

    Katie,
    Thank you. I am definately not trying to get attention or illicit praise with my post. It is just hard to hear over and over on this board that the horrible NICU was ruining the baby and...
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    Re: NICU Confusion

    Our NICU only requires 6 feeding with bottle or breast and only every 4 hours. It is a very important thing to accomplish. A baby that small could lose weight quickly, become very dehydrated and...
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    Re: Any babies on Zantac

    We give it to our preemies. Many many preemies have reflux and they start with reglan and add zantac...most babie take reglan and zantac. Nothing to worry about, it really doe help them!
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    My beasts / nipples are killing me!

    I am thinking of weaning my daughter during the day and only continuing morning and night time feeds. It hurts so much when the latches now! I actually cringe when she gets ready to latch. It isn't...
  8. Re: Getting ready for extended breastfeeding...

    What am I?? Chopped Liver?

    Ha! I guess I need to find a busier board!
  9. Re: Getting ready for extended breastfeeding...

    Should my husband also offer Milk at meal times when I am not home? She already drinks water or apple juice/water (when constipated) at meal times, adding whole milk to that could eliminate formula...
  10. Getting ready for extended breastfeeding...

    Well, my amazing daughter will be 1 in February! We are still breastfeeding strong! Anyway, I have a few questions....

    Background: I work 2 nights a week (7p-7a) and I don't pump enough some...
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    Re: RSV & Synagis

    Thank you, Thank You, Thank You to babygirlsmom1005 !!!!!

    I understand the pp's anxiety re: her daughters illness and her suspicions...but Synagis was not the cause!! It is very frustrating to...
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    Re: I'm done! I can't take it anymore!

    I'm sorry it has been so hard. You have done an awesome job getting as far as you have!! Do what you think is best and healthiest for your child.
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    Re: Mixing with Formula?

    We mix formula and BM in the NICU....it is very common when babies don't have that much milk in the freezer. So, I just wanted to let you know it would be okay to mix it if you want.

    You may...
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    Re: Tylenol vs ibuprofen

    One thing we have learned in the hospital recently is that Motrin/ibuprofen can cause the PDA (Patent Ductus Arteriosis) to close prematurely in the fetus. The PDA shunts blood from the lungs (to be...
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    Re: Do you and your LO have a special song

    Kara has what we call "The Kara Song" it is the tune of frera jaqua with these words:

    I love Kara
    I love Kara
    Yes I do
    Yes I do
    I love baby kara
    I love baby Kara
    Yes I do
    How about you?
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    Re: breast feeding jaundice question

    Great point BigMama!! I forgot to add the lethargy issue!

    Please don't feel like a bad mother....you are trying to do the best for your baby!
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    Re: breast feeding jaundice question

    I am a NICU nurse and I had a jaundice baby......I hope I can help a bit!

    First of all, jaundice is much more than color.....if the leve gets too high, babies can have brain damage. I don't want...
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    How much at 9 1/2 months

    At our last two Dr. visits (6mos & 9 mos) we have been told that Kara should be eating three meals a day. By that, I mean three meals of solids a day. Our Doc is pro breastfeeding....not to...
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    Re: Pushy hospital staff...formula feeding

    Blood sugar "lows" can vary from doctor to doctor. Some consider 60 low and others will wait until 40. If your baby was big and overdue or small or you were insuln dependent diabetic or gestational...
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    Re: Breastflow Bottles ?

    We had to use them when I went back to work. My daughter would fight and scream the whole time we tried to get her to take a bottle. So, I went to BRU and got breastflow, 2nd Nature, dr browns, and...
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    Re: RSV & Synagis

    I would probably go ahead and get the shot atleast through this season. We actually run a "Kids Clinic" out of our unit that follows all of our preemies through the first 1-2 years with their RSV...
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    Re: RSV & Synagis

    Please let me start by saying that I hope you do not take any negativity out of my comment.

    I am NICU nurse and my firt thought when I read your post was "Why wouldn't she get Synagis?????"...
  23. Re: Need BF help - premmature boy/girl twins - about to give up

    I am a NICU nurse and first off, congrats on your twins! Are you SURE it was only 2 weeks and 1 day with 24 week twins? I would think they would need to stay closer to 2 months 1 day! How much did...
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    7 1/2 month old bites!

    I am currently breastfeeding a 7 1/2 month old baby girl. She is starting to bite atleast once a day. I say no! and take her off, then place her in the floor and show her no attention for a about...
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