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Introductions

Hi! My name is Jenna. I live in Vancouver (area), BC, Canada. I have one son Lukas who is almost 5 months and has been exclusively breastfed since birth. We overcame a hellish...

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Introductions

Hi, my name is Katie. I am a stay at home mom of three beautiful children and have 60+ pounds to lose. I've done fairly well this year. I've lost about 30 over all. I just...

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Introduction

Hi everyone! I know there aren't too many members of this group yet - but I certainly can't be alone with having a picky eater!!! My daughter is 7-1/2 years old, and her...

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Vitamins

At our last pediatrician appt the Dr recommended giving my 6 month old daughter poly-vi-sol multi-vitamins for iron supplement because Im still EBF her. Does anyone give their...

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Breastmilk not good enough?!

I was told to give my son vitamins by my pediatrician because he is breastfed. I thought breast milk had everything a child needs (at least for the first 6 months) so why do i...

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cereal

My baby is 1 month old and she seems not to want the formula in her bottle. What If I were to try rice cereal or applesauce. Would It give her something else to try and we...

Started by Lauren on 04/09/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 04/13/2009 by Emily

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Solids

I have been looking on the net and can't find a website that provides scientific information about solids...i've seen kellymom so please don't post that you would only be...

Started by Jessica on 07/14/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/14/2009 by Gabrielle

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Weaning is making me depressed and sad

So, my son (first born) is now 6 mo old and im slowly weaing him from the breast. Im having a bit of a difficult time with him accepting a bottle, so I decided to drop his...

Started by Brandi on 02/11/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/18/2010 by Brandi

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Rice Cereal

I've just recently introduced my 5 month old son to rice cereal and I'm having some trouble spoon feeding him. I can probably get him to eat a spoon or two of it before he...

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BABY FOOD?

Just curious on when to start giving baby food. The books say you can start as early as 3months. But I don't know. My daughter is 3months and a few weeks and she always looks at...

Started by Cynthia on 02/20/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/23/2010 by Sarah

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Website

Hi. Are there any websites you can recommend that give comprehensive information about "Babies First Year" or "First Foods"?? Something I can refer to all the time. Find out if...

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juice

So I cannot remember when I introduced juice with Ryan. Parker is 4 1/2 months now and I was just wondering it that was too soon. Has anyone else started your babies on it yet?...

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Formula

My daughter is 10 months old, born at 30 weeks and I have been pumping breast milk and giving it to her in a bottle. I am almost out of the frozen breast milk and I am no...

Started by Lauren on 11/29/2011 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 12/07/2011 by Tamika

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Breastmilk isn't perfect

By now you've seen talk about the British Medical Journal's analysis that questioned the World Health Organization's recommendation for waiting until six months to start solids....

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Is it ok to do this?

I was just wondering if it is ok to breastfeed a baby up to 1 year of age if that is all the baby is getting? Not having any solids or anything else just breastmilk. I have an 8...