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My baby always vomits each time he eats and this has been an issue for me. He is 1 year and 4 months old and he is always scared w...
There are many causes of vomiting and since it is persistent kindly see a Paediatrician for thorough evaluation urgently. Causes range from minor irritations to severe and emergency situations.
My son is 6 weeks and 2 days he has cough and catarrh. But my worry now is that he coughs for a long time non stop for like 40sec-...
Kindly see a Paediatrician urgently for further evaluation.
There are many reasons a child would choke while breastfeeding. Either your feeding technique is wrong or the baby has some abnormalities in the mouth or throat area eg cleft palate....you need to see a Paediatrician and treat as urgent.
My baby is 1 year 7 months, the body temperature is hot and she is vomiting please what can I give to her?
Check the temperature with a digital thermometer to be sure it's really hot. Temperature higher than 36.5 to 37.5 degrees celsius you should give paracetamol and see a doctor.
What could make a 9 months baby vomit while eaten despite not been sick?
If a child vomits once, watch and see if there is anything that triggers it and avoid if possible.... if vomiting persisted and child is not able to take fluids like ors or water, please take to hospital immediately.
My son is 12 months and he's been vomiting form about 7 months, sometimes he vomits as he's been fed, sometimes after taking one s...
Kindly take your child to the hospital for proper examination by a pediatrician. The root cause of the vomiting needs to be known and
properly treated.
My 7 months baby girl who weighs 10.2 kg have this persistent dry night cough which makes her vomit and disrupt her sleep, I took...
Please see a pediatrician as soon as possible. This is a common presentation of bronchial asthma in children but let a Pediatrician see first to examine and evaluate thoroughly for proper diagnosis and treatment.
If a child vomits 10 - 15 minutes after taking medicine, will the medicine still be still be effective or do I need to give anothe...
Please repeat after 30 minutes
My 6 months old son just woke up and started vomiting, he vomited 3 times today.
There are many possible causes of vomiting even overeating or indigestion. Just watch for now and if the vomiting persists then see a doctor for further evaluation and management.
My one year, 3 months old baby has been vomiting. No sign of fever, she still plays as usual. Please what could be the cause?
Have you dewormed your baby? If no, kindly deworm you may also need to watch out for food
allergies, if the vomiting is severe you have to see a pediatrician for proper diagnosis and treatment.
My baby of 2 months throws up a lot even after belching. How can I stop it?
What you described is reflux, which is normal in children and goes on its own as the baby ages. Kindly keep the baby in an upright position for up to thirty minutes after feeding.
After EBF my baby of 6months old and she is now 7months and 3 weeks old, she doesn't like eating food unless you force her and aft...
No, you can't deworm your baby yet, deworming starts from age 1.
My 3months old baby boy has been vomiting but not forcefully, he doesn't have a fever or diarrhoea, he is also gaining weight. The...
He may have what we can gastroesophagea I reflux...just a jargon that says food return from the stomach to the oesophagus after feed instead of staying down. For such babies, you need to keep
them upright for up to 30 minutes or more after each feed. So it stays down. You can keep them in the car seat put in an upright position if you are too tired or busy to carry them that long...others can help too.....sometimes that may not work and some babies need to have their feeds thickened and so on....but we will do that only if it so bad and not allowing baby to gain weight....please see your paediatricians for further management at that point
What do I give to my one month old baby who is coughing and vomiting?
The child is sick and possibly the cough is severe. Kindly take him to see a doctor who will examine him properly, make accurate diagnosis of the causes of cough and vomiting and treat appropriately.
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my baby of 10months and some weeks usually throws up when feeding her, she would start
by showing the sign that...
Please, try to see a doctor.
VomitingI'm five months gone but don't seems to keep foods down...what do I do please
Eat smaller, but more frequent meals. Instead of eating a large breakfast, lunch and dinner, eat smaller portions with healthy snacks in between meals, Avoid food with too many vegetable oils. Some moms find chewing gums helpful too
Please, my baby of 11weeks has little sore in his mouth and anytime he eats, he vomits it.
Baby is EBF. And his stool is hard....
A healthy newborn on EBF can not be constipated. However if the child has medical or surgical disorders like Hirschsprung disease or other intestinal obstruction of any cause, the child can be constipated."
What causes a girl of 7 years to keep vomiting and also always complaining of stomach upset but doesn't have a temperature?
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Anything can make a child vomit, especially when associated with other symptoms. please take the child to the hospital so the cause of these can be ascertained and treated. Please avoid self medication.
My baby on EBF passing hard stool. Was ask to do X-ray, which came out ok and d doctor said baby is fine that I should continue br...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

X-rays only does not tell you a baby is fine depending on the condition.... This kind of cases are best managed by specialists at Teaching Hospitals. Kindly take the child back to the hospital preferably a Teaching Hospital to see a Paediatric Surgeon for further evaluation and management
Twice I saw the paediatricians, they said nothing is wrong with my baby after feeling his stomach but I know vomiting isn't normal...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Are you sure it's not reflux? If it's vomiting, you may need to visit a teaching hospital for assessment. There are many causes of vomiting and since it is persistent kindly see a Paediatrician for thorough evaluation. Causes range from minor irritations to severe and emergency situations
My 7months old son has been stooling and vomiting for about a week now. I took him to the hospital and after some medication, the...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Diarrhoea in children is mostly caused by viruses followed by bacteria.Some other organisms like fungi and protozoa may also cause diarrhoea
The latter mentioned mainly cause diarrhoea in individuals who do not have the maximum capacity to fight infections (an example is individuals with HIV AIDS ). Diarrhoea on its own may not kill but the loss of water and minerals as a result of diarrhoea is capable of causing death.