Thyroid troubles

2 months after the delivery of my third child, I noticed that I was having some "female troubles". I went and seen my doctor and she sent me for blood work. My thyroid was...


Boobie Biting

My son is 10 1/2 Months old and has 6 teeth. He has bit me before when he has no teeth and just the bottom ones but he only did it a couple of times. But this time he has got...


An End to a Beautiful Year of Nursing.

As of today, I have not nursed my Lily Belle for three and a half days! She is doing really well. She has been eating solid foods for months and months and drinking from a...

Started by Darylann on 10/27/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/28/2010 by Celeste


Breastmilk and Formula

I am returning to work on June 30 and my son is just 2 months old. I have always had a hard time keeping up with his demands and am worried that when I return to work I won't be...

Started by Carly on 06/09/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/09/2009 by Debbie



Hi! We're off to Mexico in a few weeks and am wondering if anyone has any tips on taking a 9mth to a hot / sunny destination and if I should pack along jarred baby food (I...


Weaning onto formula... HELP!

Hey all, My son will be six months old at the end of the week. He is exclusively breast fed and I'm getting really exhausted with it. My husband and I are slowly weaning him...

Started by Traci on 02/07/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/08/2011 by Traci


Anyone else's child have food allergies?

My daughter has severe food allergies that are not improving. She developed terrible eczema at 3 months of age. After attempting to try a small amount of Similac with breast...


Where's the Poop?

My 2 month old doesn't poop like he should. He's breast fed and formula fed and he only poops once a week. I give him 2 onces of prune juice, that doesn't do anything until day...

Started by Syreeta on 01/22/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 01/23/2009 by Ashley


I might have to stop breastfeeding

I pump using the medela pump in style, we had some latching problems and pumping worked for both of us. The use of the pump every four hours for the last three months has...

Started by Danielle on 06/05/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/05/2009 by Crystal


Transitioning from breastmilk to formula

My son has been strictly breastfed up until now. We've just started weaning him with one formula bottle a day last week (Enfamil Lipil). At first we thought he was doing well,...

Started by Lori on 09/06/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/08/2009 by Tawni


Can you re-lactate after 3 months?

I had my son on August, 15th 2011. He is now 4 months old and I breastfed him for 1 month when he was born. The reason that I stopped, was because my milk was not rich enough...

Started by Lynzi on 12/23/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/13/2013 by Meghana


pooing problems

My daughter has been having pooing issues since we switched from breast feeding to formula. Now she is 19 minths old.. she has gotten such hard and large poops that she tears...

Started by Christinatiberio on 01/09/2014 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 01/29/2014 by Amy


Morning Bottle Weaning

We're weaning our 14 month old off of her morning bottle (the only time she gets a bottle anymore). The problem is that it's killing US. She wakes up anywhere from 5-7 and just...

Started by Justine on 03/08/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/10/2009 by Justine



Hello, My son was 7 months old on March 19th. He started eating baby food about a month ago. He has been constipated ever since. The Dr. told me to give him Miralax, which...


My daughter eats TOO much!

My daughter is always eating and always hungry! This may be a stupid question, but if a baby eats all the time, could they become overweight as a child?? Obviously she needs to...


Periods after pregnancy

Hi Ladies, I was wondering if you could pass on some of your experiences with getting your period after you've had your babies. I had my first real period after my baby last...

Started by Robin on 10/22/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/28/2009 by Amy