Dealing with Swine Flu Exposure

Ok, so my husband is a chef. At least one person in his restaurant has a confirmed case of H1N1. Others have symptoms. The confirmed case is still showing symptoms, but they are...

Started by Natalie on 10/16/2009 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 10/17/2009 by Natalie



My name is Heather, My daughter is 16 years old and a sophomore 'mainstreamed' into regular classses at high school. There were several difficulties and challenges that we...


Acute life threatening illness

My 11 week old daughter was taken to the ER Friday night. She seemed to have had what looked like a very bad seizure at home. She was sleeping in her car seat for 2 hours and...


potty training & apraxia

how do you potty train a child that can't talk to let you know what they need? my son was diagnosed with apraxia & is 2 1/2. i would like to start potty training but how when he...


Breastfeeding and anesthesia?

I have two medical proceedures I have to have done in November and December. Does anyone know how long it is recommended to wait to breastfeed after receiving anesthesia? Is...

Started by Jeannette on 10/20/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/20/2009 by Christine


Early Riser

Ever since getting sick two weeks ago, my son has been waking up at 5:00am, ready to start his day. Any recommendations for how to get him to sleep any later? I don't feel...


VBAC(vaginal birth after c section

I am a little confused am on my second child a little girl here in about 3 weeks we schedualed the c section... My question is why is it that i cant have a vbac i am in oregon...

Started by Randi on 10/26/2009 in Expecting

Last update on 10/27/2009 by Stephanie


Potty Training

I have two babies. A boy and girl. They are both 2. My daughter was showing interest to the potty when she was 1, so their father and I both decided it would be good to at...


weaning off breastmilk?

my girl is almost 11 mths and i'm preparing to return to wk so i'm trying to get her off breastmilk. i've already dropped 2 feeds in the day and continue to breastfeed her at...



my little man, 9 1/2mo, is awake more than he is asleep during the night. he cries, and fights me when i try and put him back to sleep. i know he is tired (he cries even if i am...



Luke does not get enough protein I think. He seems to be a natural vegetarian. He loves raw vegetables and will eat those no problem but not meat. It is hard to find things...


winging off the breast

ok I know this is bad but I have a two year old son who is still breast feeding and I'm having a hard time winging him off he only breast feeds at night to go to sleep but still...