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My 6 month old baby is running temperature not that much and her poo is watery and drawing pls what could be the reason for this a...
If the poo doesn't not sink into the diaper like urine, then it's okay. But please pay attention to your own diet. If the mucus persist like see a Peadetrician.
My baby of 6months have sore in her mouth and spits a lot, is it something I should be worried about. She is also restless sometim...
please take the child to the hospital. The cause of sores need to be ascertained before treatment.
What food can someone introduce from 6months apart from pap?
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Hello ma'am, you can give age appropriate cereals.
My baby of 6months has this persistence cough. What do I do pls
Kindly note that most cough and catarrh are due to viral infections and will resolve on their own....There is no need to give antibiotics....Keep warm, and avoid any one adult or child with colds.
Pls, Can I add sugar in my baby's pap? He six months old and refuses to drink pap even water
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When introducing complementary feeding you need to be patient and do it gradually. Don't expect the baby to be finishing full bowls immediately you start.. It is progressive and you have to be patient and persistent. Don't be in a hurry to give up. Keep at it... Don't force feed... Just feed more frequently. Try varieties but not more than ONE new food per week.
Pls Doc can you give the list of oily fish for 6months baby
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Examples of fish you can give to your baby are, tuna,Titus, Sardine, salmon, just make sure you remove the bones from the fish before giving your baby, offer a cup of water after every meal.
Pls ma, can my baby of six months be using Jago milk or peak sachet inside her pap?
No you should not use them. Kindly use Infant formula appropriate for his age labelled for 6-12 months.
Please help a worried mum. My 6months old baby is always uncomfortable while eating, she stretches her body as if she's having sto...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Hello ma! Congratulations on the successful completion of the 6months EBF for your baby.. It's a great investment and I'm sure everyone will be better for it. On introducing complementary feed to your child, you give age appropriate formula to the cereal to help enrich it (formula for age 6-12months is the appropriate milk to add
Good morning Doc, My baby of 6months plus hasn't pooed for 3 days now. He is on complementary food plus breastmilk. What could be...
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You have to note that Baby on formula feeding should be given enough water... You may want to check if the baby is taking enough water.
Have just introduced Cerelac to my baby of 6 months and 2 weeks, cause I just completed the exclusive breastfeeding, but I noticed...
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hHiccups are common and nothing to worry about in infants... They usually resolve spontaneously on their own. It is caused by the stretching of the diaphragm in Babies You don't have to do anything, it will resolve on it's own.
Doc, please can I give my baby of 6 months+ mist mag for constipation? I was advised by a health worker to do so.Meanwhile, I...
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When babies are on complementary feeds, kindly give a lot of water, fruits and vegetables as well...Also, ensure you mix the cereals appropriately so that the baby does not get constipated
My son of a year six month does not have more than two teeth. Hope no problem?
Hi ma, your baby should have more than 2 at 18 months, you might want to see a dentist for further evaluation.
Which milk is good for a baby of six months because I am doing exclusive breastfeeding I want to mix it with Pap thanks in advance...
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Good afternoon, Please get any infant formula appropriate for child's age labeled 6-12 months.
My baby of 6 months occasionally have noisy breathing(since I gave birth to him) we have been given zinnat, Piriton, Vitamin C, Az...Yesterday we went to the hospital they ran malaria test and it came out negative, after listening to his breathing with a stethosc...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Please take your child to a teaching hospital to see a paediatrician preferably for a proper evaluation and management. Treat as urgent as fast breathing is an emergency in children.
My boy of just six months always restless, he plays and laughs a lot. The only time he relaxes is when he's asleep or when is abou...He drags everything within/around him to his mouth. Though he has been on exclusive breastfeeding since birth. Am beginning to wor...
There is a level of activity that is still within normal in children depending on their chronological age .....though some mums may look at it as hyperactivity. If however, you think you are not comfortable with your child's level of activity, kindly see a developmental paediatrician.
Is good to add grind crayfish to pap for a baby of 6 months?
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Of course, you can
My baby of 6months + has been defeating since yesterday up till now what drugs should I give him and I have given him ORS
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Your child is probably having diarrhoea. Kindly give ORS
My daughter of 6months plus is always scratching her private part.pls help a worried mum
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

To know the specific cause for your baby and for appropriate treatment kindly see a doctor preferably a paediatrician for further evaluation and management.
When is the right time to deworm a child.... My baby is six months now
You can't deworm your 6 months old baby yet. Deworming starts from age 1
Where my baby was given BCG at birth is swollen and sometimes bring pores. He is 6months now. Should I be worried?
Good morning mom. Please see a paediatrician as soon as possible.

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