"First off, you don't have to do everything that your doctor tells you to do. All doctors feel differently about different things. They have opinions just like we all do. They used to say 4 months was best, but now have changed it to 6 months.…"
"They say you aren't sapposed to put them on their tummy cause of SIDS. I put mine on his as soon as he had head control. That stopped the being held problem. He finally slept in his crib for 3 hours at a time after that. But yes, prior to that,…"
"start pumping some during the day and let hubby get up with him to feed him at least once while you sleep. Also, it's normal for them to wake that many times. Mine didn't start sleeping through the night til 3 months old. Then around 5 or…"
"the bottle usually is easier to get milk out of. You have to find a bottle that is closest to the breast as possible with low flow. And milk is supply and demand, but it takes time. They have growth spirts every once in a while and when they do, it…"
"fenugreek. I took that for a little while. Also, baby must latch. The pump just isn't the same. And when you say pumping every 2 hours, are you feeding baby in between that time? Since the body does what is required of it, I used this trick:…"
"To answer your questions: post-partum depression is a consequence of the "let down" of hormones your body goes through after giving birth. Perfectly normal. The 'normal" amount of time for this is about a month, however can run…"
"No. It's totally normal and actually healthy, per Dr Farni (Dentist). My son has been doing that as well and while I was in the chair at the dentist I asked him about this. He said that it's perfectly normal and healthy for them to do…"
"Dear Lord! Get that baby some Boudrou's butt paste! Destin burns. No joke. It even burned my bottom when I was old enough to remember. At that point, I never used it again. Awful stuff. I'll send you some butt paste myself if you give me…"