Nutrition: Benadryl

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Eczema Flare Ups from Food?

My daughter has bad eczema that occasionally flares up worse than normal. I can't find anything that might be causing the flare ups, everything has been consistent, except maybe her diet. Her most recent flareup happened after Valentines day. She doesn't typically eat a lot of chocolate, it's not her favorite, but obviously she got quite a bit of chocolate for thre holiday, so she has been having it for dessert every day for a week or so. I stared wondering if maybe it was chocolate that is causing her flare ups. Or maybe eggs (I had been...

Bottle & Breastfeeding

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Infant and Benadryl

My 8 month old son weighs 16 pounds, 12 ounces and his doctor prescribed 1/2 teaspoon of Benadryl before bedtime. Everything I read says not to do it unless they are a year old. I'm afraid to give him the Benadryl. Has anyone given their child who is under a year old Benadryl?


Amtrak to Michigan

I am considering taking the Amtrak train from Dallas to Grand Rapids,...


Baby on Airplaine

Taking our 11 month old on a 12 hour plane ride. I'm a little afraid that...

Solid Foods & Weaning

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Help with Weaning

So, my daughter in now 15 months old and we have been working toward weaning. For the past 3 months we have worked our way down to one feeding a day. Yesterday (Wed) was the first day that she was not breastfed. So now I am in horrible pain and not sure what to do. I did an internet search and one site says one thing and another site says the opposite. So here I am asking you moms for advice. What do I do to make my milk production and the pain stop? Please help. They feel like giant footballs and my kids want to crawl all over me and play,...


How Do I Wean?

How do I wean my 11 mos old that will not eat other foods? She'll eat foods...


Solid Food Advice

Hi, I am a mom to twin 6 month olds and we have just begun solid foods...