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... how much should a 5 week old eat ? ... (6 replies)
... how often should a 5 week old baby eat and how much (1 replies)
... hours, i think this is too much but the doc says that it is fine. does anyone else know about this? ... (6 replies)

... Your baby is going to eat as much as they want at each feeding. They know how hungry they are, and sometimes they throw us a curve ball and rapidly increase or decrease their food intake. ... (6 replies)
... My little girl was born Dec. 8, and wieghed 5.5 pounds. Her intake of the formula is 3 ounces every 2-3 hours. As long as your baby is eating and gainging weight (and not losin) then everything should be okay ;). Every baby is diferent. (6 replies)
... oz every 4 hours. It isn't set in stone though, sometimes she eats more, sometimes she eats less. I try to feed her a little more often during the day so that she feeds less at night time. But it doesn't really matter what I want her to do, she does what she wants. ... (6 replies)
... This, along with everything else, varies greatly by child. As long as she's peeing and pooping well, and weight isn't a concern, then a child should be allowed to eat as much or as little as they like. ... (6 replies)
... ounces when he was a month old. ... (6 replies)
... ottle he will only take 2 oz, he physically wont take anymore, if you try and give him more he either spits it out or brings it straight back up, yet an hour and a half later he is screaming for more. i do give him another bottle when he wants it and he will take another 2 oz. ... (7 replies)
... I must say that a baby that young is deffinatly gassy due to the cereal. last poster is right. Feed untill they spit it out or up and you'll know. ... (7 replies)
... How much on average does an 8 week old eat at each feeding? ... (7 replies)
... My DS is 5 weeks old and eats more and more every week. ... (5 replies)
... He had trouble with rapid breathing at birth and spent a week in the NICU where he had to learn to eat and breathe and was on an IV in the beginning because he was taking very little formula. ... (3 replies)
... my son is going to be 6 weeks this week, there are sometimes he want to eat every hour and a half or even every hour, i always feed him i cant get his mind off of it. is it ok to be feeding him that often? ... (6 replies)
Flu shots???
Nov 2, 2007
... I wonder if any health practitioner ever asked you about chicken or egg allergy before giving you a flu shot? ... (14 replies)
... hat ebm is more filling than formula. I thought it would be the other way around! I try to tell dh not to get caught up in 'numbers' because we really don't know how much she's getting when I nurse. The weekend she gets a lot and is fine. It's just during the week at night that I have nothing left. ... (15 replies)
... chart for infants about a year old? ... (4 replies)
... I have been using the saline drops too, his nose seems to be getting better now, but I still took him to the dr yestuday because he had a fever and we found out he has a bit of an ear infection, I didn't realize ear infections were contagious... ... (466 replies)
... I saw the story on the news too, it happend in Brazil, I was shocked too, couldn't believe it. Now that I have my son, I just can't imagine how there are people out there not loving or caring for their babies. There was a story I heard some time ago about a woman who starved her 10mo old. ... (466 replies)
... ing some boxes would scare him and he might take me seriously, he did and was great for 2 weeks, but messed up again this weekend, so I told him he no longer has a choice he has to do counselling as that is my last resort. ... (466 replies)




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