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#1 of 5 Old 03-04-2006, 03:21 PM - Thread Starter
 
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my dd is 2 1/2 weeks old and her poop has just changed color again. first, her poop was dark black, then changed to mustard yellowy and is now a greenish brown. i am breast feeding and expected the color to stay mustard yellow. is the greenish color normal or has this happened to any of you?

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http://www.kellymom.com/babyconcerns...-concerns.html
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Learned something new today..thanks for posting this!

My 1st baby had allergies & I was freaked out when new baby had green stools the other day. Glad to learn it might just be imbalance in foremilk/hindmilk.

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This may have been mentioned on that link, but I just had a conversation about this with my midwife yesterday. She said it could also be a sign that you're not drinking enough water.
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http://www.drjaygordon.com/developme...ricks/poop.asp

Also has great info in poop color. My twins have different color poop and they are eating the same thing.
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