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Introduction

Hi. I want to introduce myself. I'm Amy and have 5 kids. They each have special needs to varying degrees, with a lot of different issues. I am now the Admin of Mothers of...

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Vaccinations

Ok so I know that many people are not going to agree with my decision to not vaccinate my son, however this is MY decision. My family is against it and I don't frown on people...

Started by Nikki on 04/18/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 05/17/2009 by Jodie

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Reason for premature delivery?

Hi all. I had an emergency caesarean section due to pre-eclampsia and HELLP at 28 weeks. I had never heard of this condition before. I am 26 years old, I lead a pretty healthy...

Started by Tara on 06/22/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 09/20/2010 by Kerry

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Prescription Commercials

Do you think they should be allowed to have tv ads? Should you be able to walk in and tell the doctor what you want?

Started by Tanya on 09/09/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/13/2010 by Tanya

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Are you kids gettin both flu shots??

I dont know if I want my son to get the swine flu shot because it can cause nerve damage...I know its rare but is it worth the chance..im pretty sure Im going to still do the...

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questions re: American Health Care.

I'm trying to better understand what is being proposed in the US regarding changes to your current health care system. How will these changes affect your family? I still don't...

Started by Tara on 01/24/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 10/27/2012 by ~♥Little Miss

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Energy drinks whilst pregnant? 😱

Hello, my name is Jessica (19) and I'm currently carrying my first child to be born in June... Right, I know alcohol is bad whilst pregnant with the exception of a small glass...

Started by Jessica on 01/22/2015 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/27/2015 by Jodi

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Bleach for Eczema

I have two daughters with severe eczema and have had to use prescription meds on them everyday. One of the creams is a steroid which I have been told should not be used often...

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Tylenol Toxicity

In case moms haven't heard, there are new dosing guidelines out today for Tylenol, due to many reports of toxicity. Here is a news article on it:...

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i do not want my son on meds

can anyone give me some pointers on how to help my 10 year old son focus better in school without him being on meds? would giving him a cup of coffee in the morning help at all?

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Babies born addicted

My doctors have me on so many medicines and I am worried that my baby will be addicted to one if not many of them. I told my OB that I want to stop before the third trimester....

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Hello.

I have an eleven year old son with Tourette's Syndrome. I would like to offer help to other moms who are facing the same challenges we have. I also welcome advice from people...