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Apart from papWhat type of food can I give my six(6) month old baby?
What are the sign of teething.
Hormonal imbalance/irregular menstruationI had a medical abortion early this week. Went for a pelvic scan and I was told I have an ovarian cyst. I treated it and 2 weeks...
I mean I had an abortion early this year. May precisely
My 7-month-old stools watery poo with the bloodstain, and she's been running temperature on and off, what does this mean?
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Blood in the stools is not normal. It could be due to Dysentery or bleeding along the gastrointestinal tract. See a doctor
My 2-year baby has lost appetite for 2 weeks. He doesn't eat, he's vomiting and also lost weight.I am surprised that his temperature is normal, so is that maybe he's teething or what? i'm worried please help thanks in advance.
Dr. Dara Abiodun

Medical Doctor

Kindly see a doctor first to know why your baby has lost appetite.
Apart from baby not eating an adequate diet, can teeth make baby poo greenish in colour?
NO, teething has nothing to do with greenish stools.
My daughter of 23 months was licking camphor. I immediately gave her palm oil. What other measures should I take?
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For future purposes, Kindly Do not give palm oil to children who accidentally took in poisonous substances. If you are worried has swallowed anything or the child has symptoms, take the child to the hospital immediately for proper evaluation and management
Is it good to use a drug for a baby of 8 months to prevent much sickness when is about to grow teeth e.g bonababe
Please do not use any drugs or medications. No teething drugs should be administered. Don't do self medication. Just do proper hygiene to prevent child from having diarrhea or infection.
How do I stop breastfeeding for my baby? My baby is 1 year and 4 months
The first step towards weaning your baby is introducing complementary foods alongside your breast milk around the age of six months. The weaning process continues until breast milk is completely replaced by other foods and drinks.
I gave birth my baby girl July 17 although through Caesarean Section, I'm yet to see my menses now, I only see a Little discharge...
I don't think you should worry yet. The truth is that it can take a while for the cycle to be totally regular again. Some women also experience a heavy period after C-section, while others have a lighter-than-normal flow
Pls mothers, what's the difference between SMA pro and SMA gold ?
Kola Yetunde

Mother of 2 boys, Expecting

I know many moms are confused and will love to know the difference between SMA pro and SMA gold. They are actually the same. Not long ago, Nestle rebranded SMA gold to SMA pro.
CONTRACEPTIVECan a breastfeeding mother take Postinor 2 ?
No, at all. Normally, Postinor-2 is identified or contained in natural breast milk. It is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women
Pls doctors explain to meThis is my scan result
Kola Yetunde

Mother of 2 boys, Expecting

Test results show you're pregnant. Early cyesis means the state of being pregnant (An Early Pregnancy Scan (sometimes also called a Viability Scan or Dating Scan)); the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus. You will need to do a scan in 2 weeks to confirm the pregnancy. All the best
I'm 4weeks pregnant, can I start taking the small small yellow folic acid.
According to National Health Service (NHS), UK, You should take a 400 micrograms folic acid tablet every day before you're pregnant and until you're 12 weeks pregnant. Folic acid can help prevent birth defects known as neural tube defects, including spina bifida. So, try ask your doctor for more details
My almost 9months old baby has been coughing for some days now. She also won’t eat and has a fever.I have taken her to the clinic and she was said to have tonsillitis and was given ceftriaxone injection and phenoxymethylpenicilli...
Dr. Dara Abiodun

Medical Doctor

Tonsillitis is bacteria infection of the tonsils. It is caused by bacteria usually present in the mouth or from the nostrils and airway
My daughter of 4years keeps complaining of stomach ache, it's been months now and she still complains of it, we have dewormed her,...The area she touches during d pain is just below the umbilical cord, I don't even know Wat next to do, whenever she eats, she must...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

You may need a second opinion i.e "let your child be reviewed with another doctor with all tests done for reassurance that all is well. She should not be weeping for any reasons
Can a year and few months Old babies take Ovaltine tea?
Yes, your baby can take Ovaltine tea.
When is the right month to start teaching a baby how to sit?
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You do not need to teach children to sit or attain any milestones. Please, don't put them on sit. They will sit spontaneously when they are ready, thank you
My baby has been running temperature and I took her to the hospital they carried out a test and confirm malaria and infection. And...
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Ma'am, kindly take your child back to the same hospital for follow up
Is it okay to give 1month old baby water, because I'm not lactating well and he has been on formula
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Babies on infant formula can take plain water after feeds. Exclusively breastfed babies do not need water at all