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  • Cluster Feedings and Fussy Evenings

    “My baby nurses and fusses all evening! What’s wrong?” It is very common for babies to be fussy and nurse very often in the evenings, particularly in the early months. My daughter had a fussy time every evening for a couple of months (yes, it...

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  • Colic in the Breastfed Baby

    Colic is one of the mysteries of nature. Nobody knows what it really is, but everyone has an opinion. In a typical colic situation, the baby starts to have crying periods about two to three weeks after birth. These occur mainly in the evening, and...

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  • Managing Colds

    Symptoms Usually a cold begins with a runny nose and tiredness. Sometimes babies are just fussy. These symptoms may be accompanied by fever or sore throat (see those chapters). Allergies do not cause fevers. Neither does teething. Viruses cause...

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  • Managing Earaches

    SymptomsEarache can indicate an infection of the external ear canal (swimmer's ear) or the middle ear, the kind that accompanies colds. Ear infections can cause mild or severe pain, or there may be no pain at all. In babies, symptoms often only...

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  • Herbs for Postpartum Baby

    Your little one is finally here, to enjoy and cherish. In the cozy space of the first intimate moments of growing into each other, both mother and baby can benefit from natural and non-invasive remedies for the common postpartum complaints....

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  • Vaccines amd Immune System Damage

    Do Vaccines Disable the Immune System?Parents watch with proud satisfaction as their infant, just a few months old, begins to reach out into the world—tiny hands grasping at toys and gently twirling locks of their mother's hair. Just when they have...

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  • Introducing Solid Foods

    Excerpt from Child Health Guide, North Atlantic Books, Spring 2005 At five to six months it is time to start introducing your baby to the idea that some objects in the world, other than a breast or bottle, taste good. Give your baby tastes of food on...

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  • Holistic View of Well-Child Care

    A survey of 2,000 parents soliciting their views on preventive care for infants and toddlers revealed information significant to the field of holistic pediatrics. The survey was a project of the UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and...

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  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)

    Attention Deficit Disorder: What's Happening to Our Children? Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) or Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) is the fastest growing diagnosis given to children and adolescents in the United States. We all know about...

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  • Chiropractic Care for Infants with Dysfunctional Nursing: A Case Series

    Two infants with dysfunctional nursing were able to breastfeed after receiving chiropractic care. In this article, the physiological mechanisms are presented on how chiropractic care may restore...

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  • Colic and Chiropractic

    We had an overwhelming response from pathways readers and friends writing about their experiences with colic. Many parents expressed frustration with the numerous ineffective approaches to colic, drug side effects, and the advice to stop nursing. The...

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  • Antidepressants in Pregnancy Affect Newborns

    Infants born to mothers who take antidepressants during the final months of pregnancy can suffer mild to severe symptoms of drug withdrawal. Researchers reported that newborns exposed to antidepressants taken by their mother late in pregnancy have...

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  • Crying for Comfort: Distressed Babies Need to be Held

    The term “cry it out” refers to the practice of leaving babies in their cribs without picking them up, and letting them cry themselves to sleep. A modified version of this approach is to go to the baby every few minutes to pat her on the back or...

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  • Chiropractic Care for Children

    Chiropractors have been caring for children for more than a 100 years. Many common childhood ailments will respond to this safe, natural form of health care. More and more parents— especially those who are already chiropractic patients themselves—are...

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