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ColdMy two months plus 3weeks baby have been coughing for two days and also having nasal congestion. What can i give him?
I need helpPlease my 3weeks old baby stretches a lot, and farts and when she stretches her face becomes red. I don't know what to use to make...
On farting, Newborn digestive systems are immature, so they produce a lot of gas, and this is normal. Infants also take in a lot of air while feeding and crying, which produces more gas
I want know if my baby won't be sick since I'm giving her breastmilk and formula as I'm back to work... she’s 6weeks now?
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Your baby is suppose to be on exclusive breastfeeding. Do not introduce formula just because you resumed work.
About growthGud evening all, pls my boy is 1 month 3weeks now weighs 4.7kg and 3.1kg at birth. Pls I want to if He's growing well or not. Thou...
At 2 months, an average weight for your baby should be (5.1 kg) for female and (5.6 kg) for male.
Good evening house, can a breastfeeding mother eat bitter kola?
They are research that shows that Kola contains Caffeine which may be dangerous for expecting and nursing mothers. Stay away from it if you can. Or only a little
I want to wean my baby, he's 1 yr 3 month old. He has refuse to stop sucking. Pls I need advice
ConstipationPlease my baby is 7months old, i noticed he has been straining lately and he doesn't get to poo often and when he eventually gets...
Infant constipation often begins when a baby starts eating solid foods. If your baby seems constipated, consider simple dietary changes: Water or fruit juice. Offer your baby a small amount of water or a daily serving of 100 percent apple, prune or pear juice in addition to usual feedings
My 1 week old baby struggles with feeding like sucking since birth no other abnormalies just cries when feeding then stops what co...
Congratulations on your new baby dear mom. Your baby is probably not latching well am going to share some breastfeeding videos with you please watch them. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LX1fl8NtTuw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=axQi5PqRZ0M http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_z1G8a1dXsE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjt-Ashodw8 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uMcgJR8ESRc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LX1fl8NtTuw
My one year plus and she does not take or eat anything apart from breast milk, what can I do?
When introducing complementary feeding you need to be patient and do it gradually.
For some days now, my 11weeks old baby always poo after breastfeeding, should I be worried or what should I do? He is on exclusive...
Frequent poo is normal in EBF babies. If the stool is not watery then there's nothing to worry about.
Is it proper to breastfeed while eating?
You can breastfeed your child while eating, but please care should be taken to ensure baby is well latched onto the breast and baby is taking in adequate milk.
Good morning doctors, please is it good to breastfeed a baby while lying down
There is no harm in lying to breastfeed as long as you know how to get it right.
When a breastfeeding mum likes eating corn and groundnut every day. Is it harmful to the baby?
Hello Mum, No only watch out if your baby is reacting to it or not.
My baby of six weeks often throws up some minutes after she's breastfed, she has catarrh and just started coughing. what can I do?...
On your baby throwing up after feed, it is reflux or more properly called Gastro-oesophageal reflux. It basically means food tend to return from the stomach back to the gut....which is the opposite of what is right way.
I stopped breastfeeding my baby about 2weeks ago and she stopped being smart like before. She is 18 months now and has down syndro...
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Hello ma'am, yes you can still breastfeed your baby. Breastmilk doesn't go sour as Long as its still in the breast. Also included nutritious complementary foods to your baby's diet
Good morning doctors can a breastfeeding mum drink coffee Or drink with coffee flavour in it. Thanks
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It is not advisable because of the caffeine in most coffee.
My 6 weeks baby has trouble sleeping, she doesn’t sleep quietly, she will b making funny sounds or talking if I may say so and y...
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I'm not sure a 6 weeks old can talk..... Perhaps you can hear the gas moving around in her tummy. That's nothing to worry about. Most of the time the baby might just have colic which is responsible for the restless sleep at times
Please, my baby of 3months has been throwing up after eating, even after he belch for more than 3 weeks. I breastfeed, give formul...But all to no avail, Baby is healthy & strong, feeds very well, no fever but my worry is that he throws up more often, thereby red...
Is the baby throwing up forcefully or bringing back without any force little out of what you fed the baby with? Please clarify. If Baby doesn't throw up forcefully, sounds more like REFLUX...
My son of exactly 3months on predominant breastfeeding suddenly refused to eat for a whole day. I took him to see a doctor who tes...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Since their is no improvement yet after administering the drugs, kindly take your child back to the doctor for a follow up. The doctor will re-assess the child
CAN A NURSING MOTHER EAT BITTER COLAWHAT IS THE EFFECT OF BITTER COLA TO BABIES WHILE BREAST FEEDING