Vitamin Supplements

I am exclusively breastfeeding my little guy and keep reading everywhere that I am supposed to be giving him vitamin supplements. My doctor never said a word about this to me....

Started by Amber on 07/31/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 08/01/2009 by Stephanie


Vitamin D...

For the most part I like my pediatrician - she encouraged me to pump after each feeding in the beginning when my daughter lost too much weight, and supplement with my own...

Started by Andrea on 03/22/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/23/2010 by Barbora Milena


Trivisol, isn't breast milk enough?

Why would a pediatrician ask me to supplement my breastfeeding by giving my baby tri-vi-sol. Doesn't breast milk have all the nutrients my baby needs? Has anyone else come...

Started by Rebekah on 06/25/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/07/2012 by Rebekah


Ped wants me to give my son Vitamin D

I went to my pediatrician today. Everything seems fine and he's healthy. A little low on his weight but nothing to be concerned about yet. However, when she asked if I was...

Started by Briana on 09/08/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/04/2010 by April



Last night's Sunday Night program told the story of 10 year old Tamar who has liver cancer. Tamar's parents were told she a 60 per cent survival rate if she started chemo...

Started by Charlie on 10/11/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 10/18/2009 by Anna


Breastfeeding- how long is too long in your opinion?

This is stemming from the other thread about the Duggars. One poster stated that over 6 months was just strange and another poster stated that WHO says that 2 years is perfect....

Started by ♥♪Megan♫♥ on 12/22/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 02/01/2012 by Aleks


givin coffee whitner to babe

mi friend told me dat u can make ur own babe formula wit coffee mate,syrup and heavy cream. has any mom tried this. i think would be cheaper den buyin from da super



Do you apply or make your children apply sunscreen? How often do they wear it? Is it important for children to wear sunscreen? Explain.


2 Year old eating problem

My 2 year old will only eat Ceral, Toast and Raisins. She loves popcorn, rice cakes, ice cream all that junk. She will eat Ceral in the morning, toast at lunch, either ceral...