Will a breastfed baby catch the chickenpox?

Answer No known reports have been made about mothers transmitting a chickenpox virus to a baby via breastfeeding, but it is theoretically possible. A susceptible mother infected with the wild varicella vi... Read More »

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When will a breastfed baby sleep through the night?

Every baby is different in their sleeping habits, and when an individual baby begins to sleep through the night cannot be predicted. According to, some babies age 3 to 6 months may s... Read More »

Can you catch chickenpox more than once?

hi i hope i can help chicken pox can often be brought on by too many weeties!!!

If a child does not get breastfed while it was a baby would the baby die?

No, not if it is receiving proper nutrition from formula. There are definite health benefits from breastfeeding, such as that it builds the baby's immune system up, but it is not an absolute requir... Read More »

Can you overfeed a breastfed baby?

On One Hand: Babies Know When They Are Full.According to Jo-Anne Lawless, a lactation consultant writing for StorkNet, a nursing mother cannot over feed her breastfed baby. A baby will stop nursing... Read More »