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IEP

Just moved to San Diego Union District in Nov. 2013, my son has been in a special day class since Kindergarden. Now they put him in a regular main stream class. He hates it and...

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17 month old with a fever of 102

My son has had a fever since yesterday morning. Ran around 100.5. I just checked it because he was acting very tired and whining. Also felt very hot. Now it is 102. What should...

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hi everyone

i have been a single mom since the day I found out I was pregnant. I work and go to college at the same time. the father of my child has been in and out her life for times I...

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Bed wetting

My 5 yr old still wears pull ups at night, I have tried not using them but when she wets the bed , she wakes herself up and cannot get back to sleep

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Help, sons with dyslexia

Have a family history with dyslexia. Live in NY. Dutchess county. My twin 8yo boys with possible dyslexia diagnosis. Would love anyone's experience with the school system and...

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Teaching my son

I am really trying to teach my son a lot. He's 2 and I've been working with him on potty training, abc's, 123's, colors, saying please and thank you, and the such,but my...

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Any advise would be helpful

Hey there, not sure how active this site is but worth a shot... I was on the nexplanon for 6 years and then they changed it to the implanon, when this all changed it started...

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Dada instead of Mama...

Didn't know how to word the subject of this. But my 9 month old daughter just learned how to say Dada. Sadly, He (deadbeat) father is not in the picture and has been since she...

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Moving to a big city

I'm a young mother with a toddler and I'm thinking of moving to Houston but my family say I'm to young to move to a big city with a two year old but there are no good jobs in...

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Child custody

My ex husband and I ve bring divorced for since 2002 he is an attorney and suying me for full custody of my daugther and no child support ,i need to go to court on feb 7 and i...

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Lice from school

I need help on what to do my children keep coming home from school with lice. I've spent 100s of dollars to treat our heads. Countless hours and long nights going thru their...

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Worried

Hey moms👋 Ok so i have a 3 year old who is 50lbs and almost 4feet tall. He's was a breastfed baby and 30lbs by 6 months . He never lost the baby weight so by age 2 he was...

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Child/Adult

When is it OK to stop parenting your 18 yr old child, and just letting them make their own mistake? They are in college, not living at home, not doing drugs or drinking, but...

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Coparenting with a 3 month old

My daughter is three months old today. Her father and I lived together until a month ago. Even when we lived together I took care of her all the time. She has grown very...

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My son is depressed!!

My son has been in a relationship with this girl for about 1yr now.She has told him to move in with her and right away he did. It was going great at first which i thought it was...

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Lice from school

I need help on what to do my children keep coming home from school with lice. I've spent 100s of dollars to treat our heads. Countless hours and long nights going thru their...

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Worried

Hey moms👋 Ok so i have a 3 year old who is 50lbs and almost 4feet tall. He's was a breastfed baby and 30lbs by 6 months . He never lost the baby weight so by age 2 he was...

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Child/Adult

When is it OK to stop parenting your 18 yr old child, and just letting them make their own mistake? They are in college, not living at home, not doing drugs or drinking, but...

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Changing schools

We are buying a house about half an our from where we are living now. Currently we are living with my parents. My kids have gone to this school district their whole lives...

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Coparenting with a 3 month old

My daughter is three months old today. Her father and I lived together until a month ago. Even when we lived together I took care of her all the time. She has grown very...

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My son is depressed!!

My son has been in a relationship with this girl for about 1yr now.She has told him to move in with her and right away he did. It was going great at first which i thought it was...

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Spankings

I am a strict mom and I believe in using spankings for my two daughters age 12 and 17, I spank with either a belt or paddle. It's an effective punishment and it works in our...

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My sons penis progress

It occurred to me early on in my son's life that he had an abnormally big penis and a abnormal bend in his shaft. I am happy to say with almost a whole month of deep tissue...

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5th birthday party ideas

I am looking for birthday party ideas for my daughter's 5th. I definatley do not want to have it at my house, but I also don't want to spend $1,000 for a couple of hours at one...

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Delta Eclipse 4 in 1 crib

Hi there, I am buying a crib for my 2nd baby, whom is growing out of her bassinet RAPIDLY. She is days away from her 3 month birthday and weighs almost 15lbs and is 25+ inches...

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Got any formula recommendations?

Im having my second baby soonish and no sure what formula I want to put her on. My first daughter had problems with nearly all of them bar the pediasure. Oh Im from Australia as...

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17 month old not sleeping

My daughter is now 17 months old and for the last almost 4 weeks now is not sleeping properly. On occasion she will sleep through with no problems but more often than not she...

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Dance Recital hair ideas

My 5 year old has a pictures for her dance class this saturday. We have been trying to grow her hair long for this recital so we would have more options to style it. However...

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PostPartum Hives...

Help! I started getting hives about 6 weeks after my son was born, they would happen as soon as I woke up, cover my legs and lower torso, and even my lips would swell up like...

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Tubes in ears?

My son, who turned 2 in May, might have to have tubes put in his ears. I have heard mixed opinions about this, some say its good, some say to avoid at all costs. Any moms out...

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Baby Shower Ideas on a Budget?

I have a two year old and about six months pregnant. My mom and I are planning my baby shower, but we are all on a budget as many people are these days. I am looking for budget...

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Membrane stretching?

Hi everyone I am currently almost 37 weeks pregnant and not having a very pleasant time with being pregnant. I'm done!! I have expressed my concerns with my doctor and he had...

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4 year old booster shots

My 4-year old is due for her 4-year booster shots (FOUR OF THEM). She had a bad experience in October with nurses trying to give her an IV. She caught H1N1 one week before the...

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Suggestions for girl names!

I am 7 months pregnant with my second child and we know (as much as one can:) that it is going to be a girl but we are having the HARDEST time trying to find a name! Thought it...

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Bad acne after pregnancy?

Does anyone know how to get rid of bad acne...mostly on the back after pregnancy? I've tried Proactive, I've been back on the pill for a month, but it doesn't seem to be going...

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20 month old not talking

My daughter's 20 months old and while she does say a few words, she doesn't really talk or even try too. She still babbles all the time and I try to get her to say simple words...

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Bowlegged Baby?

Hi ladies!!! I just had a question to ask you ladies. My son will be 15 months in 4 days. I`ve noticed that he is bowlegged. His left leg curves really bad. He seems to trip and...

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FYI: My baby can read!!!!

So I while back I was seeing posts about my baby can read And a lot of the post were moms saying it’s a rip of it’s just a tool moms use to baby sit their kids ECT…. My...

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Snacks for my 10 month old

I have a 10 months old son and I was wondering if anyone had some good ideas for snacks for him.He loves being able to feed himself and I do give him the graduates lil crunchies...

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6 month old naps

Hi Everyone! I had a question (or inquiry) into what time your baby goes to bed and what time (or number of naps) your 6 month old has during the day. My son goes to bed aroun...

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Baby poop smells sour

my son is 7 days old and his poop smells kinda like sour formula also he has a bad bum rash that won't go away. Other than that he is a great baby. sleeps good happy when hes...

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15 month old not walking

so my daughter will be 15 months at the end of this month and she's not walking....she will walk with assistance and will pull up to her knees, but she's not cruising or trying...

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I HATE BREASTFEEDING

I have a daughter that will be 4 months old on the 27th. I have been breastfeeding her since day one. Recently my doctor suggested putting her on cereal twice a day to help her...

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2 1/2 year old behavior issues

I am having a horrible time with my 2 1/2 year old daughter. She is hitting, ripping books, throwing things, and doing pretty much anything she knows she is not allowed to do...

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Recipes for Gestational Diabetes

I have been diagnosed with gestational diabetes and have seen the dietitian, Fact is they weren't much help. See I have also been diagnosed with a type of gingivitis called...

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16 month old not talking yet

I have a baby boy, almost 16 months old not talking yet. He understands simple comands and request and knows what things are (ie. shoe, ball, block, book) but doesn't say...

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Easy toddler dinners

Does anyone have suggestions for quick, easy, and somewhat healthy dinners I can make for my daughter? My husband gets home from work too late for us to all eat together, so I...

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Sandpaper Rash

My daughter has a rough rash all over her body. It is light pink and feels like sandpaper. It sounds like scarlett fever, but she hasnt had any other symptoms and the rash is...

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Kirkland Brand Baby Formula

Costco sells a generic brand of OMEGA fortified formula's as well. Kirkland brand. Does anyone know who actually makes this formula for Costco and does anyone use it? Is it...

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Exclusively Breast Pumping??

Is there anyone who is exclusively pumping breast milk for their baby? I've been pumping and bottle feeding for about a month and a half, it took us 10 wks to find out that...

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Does Pedialyte go bad?

My little one occasionally has bouts of diarrhea on occasion and vomitting. Nothing serious. My pediatrician said we could give her Pedialyte (no flavor or sugar). I read on the...

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How many naps for a 4 month old?

My son is almost four months old. How many naps should he be taking during the day? Should he be on a set nap schedule already? He is not even close to sleeping through the...

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When do babies grow out of colic?

My son is 3 months old, the last 2 weeks all he does is cry and ive been told its colic! Just wondered if anyone has had experience with this? Im a first time mum, me and my...

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Warm formula vs cold formula

When dealing with baby reflux....do you think the temperature of the bottle has anything to do with how much baby will spit up? My son takes cold bottles, and seems to spit up...

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Help! My 4 month old won't eat!

I am about to lose my mind, for the past week I have been trying so hard to get my 4 month old to eat. This all started after I had daddy take of her for 4 days in a row and...

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Baby belly button sticking out!

When i gave my 6 week old a bath yesterday i almost fainted she was crying and her belly button stuck out about 1 inch, it was sticking out a little before but nothing like this...

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2 month old nap schedule?

We are trying to establish some kind of a schedule for our 2 month old. We have been breastfeeding on demand and letting him sleep when he sleeps, but I am ready for some kind...

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1 year old has fever help!

My son is almost 13 months and has been running a fever between100-103.5 for the past couple of days, hes restless and fussy when his fever spikes..tylenol has been helping...

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Low Amniotic Fluid at 37 Weeks

I have low fluid and I'm wondering what other mom's with low fluid have done for delivery?... Did you have to be induced or were you allowed to go into labor naturally? Were...

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What is the best overnight diaper?

I have been having troubles trying to find a diaper that will keep my little girl dry through the night, without getting up at 3 a.m. to change her so she isn't dripping wet in...

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Anyone have a sweaty baby?

my little guy has been a sweaty baby since he was born. i thought that at the time it was because it was summer, but now even in the winter he sweats like crazy if I use a...

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Spotting instead of period

if feel as though i am pregnant, most of the signs,feeling sick but no actual sickness, tierd alot,backache,headache,mood swing and i have gone off food, i have missed my period...

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2 year old birthday ideas

I have been debating whether or not to keep it at home or go somewhere else. I do need to keep it pretty cost efficient though, so any ideas would be great! Thanks!