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    Default I think it is thrush

    Thanks for all of your help! When Levi had no white patches on his inside chheks I figured it wasn't thrush, but last night I was trying to give him a bottle bc it hurt so much to nurse and he wouldn't take the bottle, but I noticed it looked like his lips were chapped so I flipped his upper lip to look under it and it is covers in white gooey patches. So I think it is thrush. At least I know what is causing it, I'm not sure if I can do much until Monday when the Dr is in...

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    Default Re: I think it is thrush

    Quote Originally Posted by @llli*quiverfull View Post
    Thanks for all of your help! When Levi had no white patches on his inside chheks I figured it wasn't thrush, but last night I was trying to give him a bottle bc it hurt so much to nurse and he wouldn't take the bottle, but I noticed it looked like his lips were chapped so I flipped his upper lip to look under it and it is covers in white gooey patches. So I think it is thrush. At least I know what is causing it, I'm not sure if I can do much until Monday when the Dr is in...
    Here is Dr. Jack Newman's Candida Protocol

    You can get genitan violet and grapefruit seed extract OTC.


    I'm Laura, mamma of 2

    5-27-06

    8-30-08

    We love and

    We have been nursing for over 2 years now!

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    Default Re: I think it is thrush

    It got pretty bad, the cracks got infected andare very gross! So being treated topically for that too.

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    Default Re: I think it is thrush

    Quote Originally Posted by @llli*quiverfull View Post
    It got pretty bad, the cracks got infected andare very gross! So being treated topically for that too.
    Hope you are feeling better soon mamma!


    I'm Laura, mamma of 2

    5-27-06

    8-30-08

    We love and

    We have been nursing for over 2 years now!

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    Default Re: I think it is thrush

    I can sum it up with one word:
    OUCH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !

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    Default Re: I think it is thrush

    Quote Originally Posted by @llli*quiverfull View Post
    I can sum it up with one word:
    OUCH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !
    I have BTDT.


    I'm Laura, mamma of 2

    5-27-06

    8-30-08

    We love and

    We have been nursing for over 2 years now!

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