Why is my baby gaining weight slowly?

Sometimes, a breastfed baby will gain weight more slowly than he or she should. This could be because the mother isn’t making enough milk, the baby can’t get enough milk out of the breast, or the baby has a medical problem. Your baby’s healthcare provider should evaluate any instance of poor weight gain. When should …

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Can you put cortisone cream on a baby?

Only use hydrocortisone skin treatments on children under 10 years old if a doctor recommends it. Creams you can buy are not supposed to be used on the eyes, around the bottom or genitals, or on broken or infected skin. Hydrocortisone butyrate is stronger than other types of hydrocortisone for skin. Can you use cortisone …

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When can babies start eating meat?

A Word From Verywell. Babies can safely enjoy meat from the time they are ready to eat solids, at about 6 months old. 4 Meat is a good source of iron and protein for your baby. How do I introduce meat to my baby first? Help your mini muncher practice her pincer grasp by offering …

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Can your baby fart in the womb?

Do babies pass gas before birth? Babies don’t fart in utero. That’s because for anyone, including babies, to pass gas, they need to ingest air. “It would seem that if babies can poop in the womb then they should be able to fart,” says Dr. What happens if baby poops in womb? If your baby …

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