Partial Vaccination - anyone?

My husband and I live in New York State and have chosen to partially vaccinate our two sons (ages 2.5yrs and 15 months). We chose to give the vaccinations that we believed to...


MMR Shot

I am a teacher who is certified in special education and PreK-3. I have a lot of experience and have studied Autisim in children quite a bit in during my career, in undergrad,...


How do you respond to bad baby advice?

I have a five-month-old son and he is the first grandchild on my husband's side and the 3rd for mine. However, both of our parents come from very large families (12 siblings for...

Started by Valerie on 11/27/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 11/27/2010 by Amanda


I am at the breaking point!

my 6yr old son Joey has been diagnosed ADHD and I tried the med thing, I hated the results! So does anybody have any suggestions as to what I can do for discipline when...


Am I A Pushover?

Every time I try to put my 2 year old down for a nap, he becomes the "terrible 2" monster. He says no to everything, kicks, wiggles, and sometimes hits me in the face. After I...


Mommy's Social Life

I invision this community to be supportive and helpful in all aspects of living with an angel. So I will lead be example. I was never a social butterfly. In high school I was...


transitioning from breast to bottle?

I am going back to work in a few weeks and my little girl is breast fed. how do i get her to take a bottle. I've tried every nipple i could find and its not working, what do i...

Started by Ebony on 02/21/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 02/22/2010 by Sinead


13 year old Boys and their Issues...Help!

My 13 year old brought home his worst report card yet, He has been moody and distant this year. I know it just might be the age. He has told me flat out that he dislikes me,...

Started by Eileen on 03/02/2010 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 05/14/2012 by Jennifer


can i decline acsess

Me and my babys dad have split up due to him cheating verbally abusing me going out drinking not coming home spending his money on booze and drugs he has been in prison and all...

Started by Andrea on 04/13/2012 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 04/18/2012 by Elizabeth


Allergy Shots??

.My daughter is 5 and hasnt had any health problem besides allergies. She has had 3 ear infections in the last 1 1/2 months. They think that it is due to uncontrolled allergies....

Started by Sonia on 05/27/2010 in March 2005 Moms

Last update on 11/28/2010 by Rebecca


Would you intervene?

My son is being bitten at day care and it's ticking me off. I'm open to hearing how you'd handle this situation. Last week, I brought my son home from day care and was putting...

Started by Desiree on 07/28/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 07/29/2009 by Tuesday


13 month old with leg weakness

My son was a 30 weeker, 3 lbs 8 oz, and was in the NICU for 6 weeks. When he was about 3 months old, his doc sent him to physical therapy for torticolis (stiff muscles in the...

Started by Tiffany on 01/18/2011 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 07/04/2012 by Cristina


birth control

my doctor has been discussing my options with me since i just had a baby and don't want to get pregnant again right away. just wondering about anyone's experiences with Mirena...