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Forum: Breastfeeding   12-11-2009, 03:22 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By ChristineIndy
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Forum: Breastfeeding   12-10-2009, 09:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By ChristineIndy
NAK - I have pinkeye and BM wasn't clearing it...

NAK - I have pinkeye and BM wasn't clearing it up. Dr. prescribed Tobramycin drops . . . are they safe?? TIA!!!!...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   11-09-2009, 06:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 311
Posted By ChristineIndy
Ugh. So, after MONTHS of suffering through...

Ugh. So, after MONTHS of suffering through dry-nursing my 2 year old, we're finally tandeming! I have NO pain with my newborn,but DS's latch got horrible after so many months with no milk, and...
Forum: October 2009   10-11-2009, 08:38 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,760
Posted By ChristineIndy
I am so very sorry for your loss....

I am so very sorry for your loss. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/hug.gif
Forum: October 2009   09-22-2009, 08:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 692
Posted By ChristineIndy
I'm in the exact same spot, and it stinks. And...

I'm in the exact same spot, and it stinks. And yes, I've tried EVERYTHING.

I have a version scheduled with my MW's backup OB for Thursday morning, and feel good about it. It helps that my babe is...
Forum: October 2009   09-15-2009, 07:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 295
Posted By ChristineIndy
Were you especially tense during the...

Were you especially tense during the appointment? That could cause it. If you're worried, you can go to most drugstores and they'll have a machine to test BP that you can use. You could monitor it...
Forum: October 2009   09-15-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 452
Posted By ChristineIndy
Yay!...

Yay! http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif:http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif:http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif:

And while I'd do what...
Forum: October 2009   09-12-2009, 06:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 792
Posted By ChristineIndy
*comes out of lurkdom* At 35 weeks, my babe...

*comes out of lurkdom*

At 35 weeks, my babe is still breech, and in a pretty ugly way (incompete breech with her butt in one of my hips, one foot up by my ribs, one down by my cervix.) I'm doing...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   09-11-2009, 07:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 666
Posted By ChristineIndy
Oops- sorry! A diuretic is something that makes...

Oops- sorry! A diuretic is something that makes you pee a lot - that encourages your body to shed excess fluid.

Edema is fluid-related swelling, often occurring first in the hands and feet. (So,...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   09-11-2009, 07:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 666
Posted By ChristineIndy
Watermelon is a significant diuretic - my MW...

Watermelon is a significant diuretic - my MW actually recommends it to combat edema in pregnancy. Perhaps that has something to do with your craving?

Are you having any candida overgrowth...
Forum: October 2009   09-01-2009, 05:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 214
Posted By ChristineIndy
Quote: Originally Posted by tayndrewsmama...

Quote:
Originally Posted by tayndrewsmama http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14317747)
Is there any way to contact the people...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-31-2009, 08:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 193
Posted By ChristineIndy
Try Etsy. Lots of...

Try Etsy. Lots of options!http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/thumb.gif
Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-30-2009, 09:15 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,126
Posted By ChristineIndy
I'm surprised no one has touched on the subtle...

I'm surprised no one has touched on the subtle change in the use of the term "natural birth" in general society. I have known women who were induced with pitocin, received epidural anaesthesia, and...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   08-27-2009, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By ChristineIndy
DS (26 months) does the same thing. So far,...

DS (26 months) does the same thing.

So far, the only solution I've found is to have DH put him to bed as often as possible. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/shrug.gif
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   08-12-2009, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 220
Posted By ChristineIndy
We had the same problem with DS when we...

We had the same problem with DS when we night-weaned him around 20 mths. The problem for him seemed to be that after a certain hour, he hadn't had enough sleep for a whole night, but he has had...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-12-2009, 07:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 914
Posted By ChristineIndy
Sigmund? That's the only one that comes to mind...

Sigmund? That's the only one that comes to mind . . .
Forum: Gentle Discipline   07-23-2009, 04:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 343
Posted By ChristineIndy
DS does some of the stuff your DCP is...

DS does some of the stuff your DCP is describing, but for him, it's much more about the fact that he's a TERRIBLE transitioner. It can take 30 minutes in the morning to acclimate him to the idea of...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-21-2009, 02:35 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 7,957
Posted By ChristineIndy
Hey, mamas! So, quick intro - I'm 27 wks...

Hey, mamas!

So, quick intro - I'm 27 wks along and no longer "officially" on bedrest, but I'm taking Procardia for recurring ctx (sort of pre-PTL) and though I'm capable of hanging with DS in the...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-21-2009, 02:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 188
Posted By ChristineIndy
OP - I'm no help with your actual question, but...

OP - I'm no help with your actual question, but *every time* I see this thread, I think it says "State Park Vaccinations?" and my reaction is to get all up-in-arms about why on earth you would need...
Forum: Parenting   07-20-2009, 02:35 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,841
Posted By ChristineIndy
We took DS with us when he was ~10 weeks old. DH...

We took DS with us when he was ~10 weeks old. DH got DS's handprints (from when he was 2 weeks old) tattooed on his shoulder.

DS loved it. The buzzing of the machines conked him right out and he...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   07-19-2009, 11:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 625
Posted By ChristineIndy
I agree with the PP, and my understanding is...

I agree with the PP, and my understanding is also that colostrum is time-limited, rather than quantity-limited. So, your older nursling won't "use it up" before the baby is born, and your body...
Forum: September 2009   07-16-2009, 06:15 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 559
Posted By ChristineIndy
Quote: Originally Posted by texmati...

Quote:
Originally Posted by texmati http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14086912)
I worry about that as well. I'm already...
Forum: October 2009   07-13-2009, 10:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 377
Posted By ChristineIndy
Quote: Originally Posted by StephM76...

Quote:
Originally Posted by StephM76 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14076906)
Mine feels liek it is about to fall off! I...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-13-2009, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By ChristineIndy
The EXACT SAME THING happened to me, starting in...

The EXACT SAME THING happened to me, starting in my second tri - sometimes even in the middle of the night (I haven't had bedspins since college, and I didn't much enjoy repeating the experience!)
...
Forum: Homebirth   07-07-2009, 06:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By ChristineIndy
Okay, when I glanced at this thread title, I...

Okay, when I glanced at this thread title, I thought it said "DH *conceived*!!!"

I'm so happy for you about your homebirth! http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif: Still, it's not...
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