Liquids: First Response

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Seeking Help on Getting 6Mo. Old Enough Water

I have a six month old daughter who has never been too interested in drinking from a bottle. I'm able to get her to drink 20-25 oz of formula a day (which the doc says is enough) 4-6 oz at a time. She also eats baby food (yellow veggies) two times a day. Her stools have been hard lately, and I'm worried that she's getting dehydrated. Sometimes, she will just play with her bottle instead of drinking it - she's very easily distracted. I don't want to take away the baby food feedings, but I need to get more water down her. My doctor said...


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OB Thinks I May Have Gallstones....

I am a working mom of a beautiful 2 year old and I am expecting my second in May. Two days ago at my doctors appointment I told him about some really bad back pain I've been experiencing. He says that it may be my gallbladder. My first response was how do we make the pain go away. That is hard to do when you are pregnant. I go Monday to see if it is gallstones or not. Has anyone ever experienced this when pregnant and if so is there any advice you can give


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Washing Machine Won't Deliver Cold Water

Hi all, weird question. My Maytag washer (9yrs old) runs fine except that it won't put cold water into the basket. If I run a cycle on warm or hot, no problem on the first fill (the same place the cold water comes in at), but when it comes time to rinse, it just runs and runs with no water coming in. Any thoughts? Maybe buildup somewhere? Thanks