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Ask The Doctors

My two-month-old grunts constantly and every time he moves. My pediatrician says it’s nothing to be concerned about, but I want a second opinion. Could his constant grunting be a sign of something askew? 399 more words

Pediatric Care

Feeding Infants Peanut Products Could Prevent Allergies, Study Suggests

It’s peanut butter jelly time!!

Turning what was once conventional wisdom on its head, a new study suggests that many, if not most peanut allergies can be prevented by feeding young children food containing peanuts beginning in infancy, rather than avoiding such foods.

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Perspective Blown

I had this great blog planned out about having perspective on Big Man’s premature birth. But then we went to his 14 year old well-check, and that fabulous perspective was blown. 295 more words


The Enfant Pediatric VEP Vision Testing System

Mendakota Pediatrics is one of a few offices in the metro that have this critical eye test.

The Enfant® Pediatric VEP Vision Testing System is an easy-to-operate, child-friendly, non-invasive medical device used to test for visual deficits in children six months of age and older. 137 more words


#23 - Woozy Dad

It’s time for Baby L’s pediatrician visit (Dr. Si) for her first jab at two-month point. S warned me before hand that he would not bear to see Baby L getting pricked by the needle. 342 more words

Fever After Injection

Reflux - signs and symptoms

Reflux is something I am asked most about through my blog and Instagram, so I have wanted to write a post about the signs to look for in a baby for parents who are worried their children may need a diagnosis for a while although finding time is as easy as finding treasure for me! 1,655 more words


asking uncomfortable questions

25 weeks

From the moment we knew you were in my belly, Daddy and I have focused all of our energies on keeping you safe. I spent those 10 months being extra-careful so that you could have the best possible chance of growing up strong and healthy. 1,065 more words