Why is my breastfed 5 month old not gaining weight?

Answer Please please please please stop worrying. Both mine were breast fed and were on the lowest percentile and my Health Visitor kept saying to me that I needed to supplement as her weight gain wasn't... Read More »

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Is it normal to start gaining weight and looking a little pudgy after only 1 month of pregnancy?

No. Chances are, you are eating a little more. Giving in to cravings occasionally is okay, but in moderation.You may be experiencing bowel distention (digestion slows so more nutrients are extracte... Read More »

Ever since my wife came back from her month-long business trip to France she has been gaining weight?

Maybe she stuffed herself with too many Twinkies while she was away. I love the way the cream filling just squirts out!

Can a breastfed 6 month old get Jaundice?

I'd recommend talking with your doctor before giving an infant any kind of medication as they can easily be given too much.

Should i get my breastfed 4 month old off the bottle & onto the sippy cup... any advice?

I don't think you want her to spill milk all over theplace & herself, not because of the mess but every oz is hard to get out.When she refuses the breast try again & again, she'll take it. My son u... Read More »