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Frequently asked

My baby is having one bowel movement every three to four days. She’s 4 months old and is breastfed. Is this normal?
Can I whiten my teeth while expecting?
“Help! I’m pregnant and my doctor says I need surgery. Will this harm my baby?”
Is there anything I can do to help keep my baby healthy during flu season?
My breasts feel like huge, hard, painful watermelons. Is there anything I can do to relieve the swelling?
I quit smoking while I was pregnant; but now that I’ve had my baby, I find I’m back to four or five cigarettes a day. Should I quit breastfeeding?
My 10-month-old weighs 25 pounds, which his pediatrician says is "off the charts." He eats well--mostly breast milk, cereal, fruits, vegetables and some beans--and is tall for his age, but his doctor says that since he's chubby, I should breastfeed him less. Should I be worried about my son becoming obese?
My baby is gaining weight slowly. Should I stop breastfeeding?
Can I lift weights while I'm pregnant?
My 18-month-old seems more easily distracted than his friends; he also hits more often. Could this be an early sign of ADD/ADHD?
I'm in my second trimester and have almost no sex drive. This didn't happen two years ago during my last pregnancy. Do you have any advice on how I can heat things up?
I have cramps in my belly when I get out of bed. Is this normal?
Should my doctor clamp the umbilical cord immediately after delivery?
Neither my mother nor I can remember if I've had chickenpox. I'm hoping to get pregnant--should I be vaccinated just in case?
How much sleep does a newborn need?