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Mom of a 10 m old girl1 hour ago

Q. #AskTheExpert my baby girl s 10 month old how to cure diaper rashes ànd what is the ideal time for diaper changing?

Dr BandanaAyurvedic Physician1 hour ago
A. Diaper rash is common skin condition in babies. The main cause of diaper rash is when skin comes in contact with pee, poop, and sweating. Try to keep the skin dry and clean . Change the diaper after every four to five hours or when soiled by potty immediately. Give diaper free time till the rashes heal. Use a diaper ointment that contains zinc oxide or petroleum jelly i. e Vaseline with diaper change.
Mom of a 7 m old girl10 mins ago

Q. can i feed curd rice to my 7month old baby?

sonam prasadMom of a 2 yr 1 m old boy5 mins ago
A. hello and good evening dear it will be better if you introduce curd to your baby after completing 9 months also it will good in summer seasonMake sure you follow the 3 day rule with all new foods to be aware of any allergy. and start giving food in a small quantity first  Always be in the room with your baby when he’s eating. . With a new food, introduce small amounts at a time.
Mom of a 2 yr 6 m old girl13 mins ago

Q. My 2.5 year old kid has cold and fever.... it's been 4 days and she stopped eating food completely. not even milk. I'm tired of forcing her . She looks very weak and pale now. Feeling helpless what should I do.

Dr Disha PatelAyurvedic Physician7 mins ago
A. Hello, Loss of appetite is normal for a child after fever and any illness. Its important that she drinks plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration. In breast fed or formula fed babies Continue breastfeeding or bottle feeding. For an older baby who has started solids, offer clear liquids and foods with high water content like juices (diluted to half water and half juice), soups. Serve up her favorites food..be respectful of your baby's likes and dislikes when illness makes her appetite iffy. If your baby doesn't want to eat, period, don't force it. And once they recover from their illness, their appetites usually recover too .
Mom of a 1 yr 9 m old girl15 mins ago

Q. Doctor, which hair oil is good for my 1.9 years old girl?

PRADYNA KADAMMom of a 1 yr 6 m old boy1 min ago
A. Hi...coconut oil is best for babies.
Mom of a 5 m old boy9 mins ago

Q. hi Dr, my 5months old baby boy has a rashes on his face.... I have been using Derma dew caloe lotion but seems it's not working. would be very grateful if you kindly help me what dos and don'ts... thanks

shilpiMom of 2 childrenNew Answer
A. baby skin is very sensitive that's virus problem is very common in babies you can apply coconut oil on Lacto Calamine lotion for the instant relief and still if it continues then consult your doctor once
Mom of a 1 yr 7 m old girl5 mins ago

Q. my baby skin is very dry..n her skin get reds rash even if she rub it lightly wat shud I do which moisturizing cream shud I use

Nikitha UrsMom of a 3 yr 9 m old childNew Answer
A. hello...most of skin problems look similar...the cause can actually vary...you should always check with doctor to know what the exact problem is ...it can be either infection or some allergy...doctor can diagonise and tell what exactly it is
Father of a 3 m old girl5 mins ago

Q. people say mother's milk is not sufficient for a baby as she is growing up now she is 3 month old ...what should I do

sonam prasadMom of a 2 yr 1 m old boy4 mins ago
A. you have to give exclusively breastfeeding to your baby till 6 months in every 2 to 3 hours or when baby demands because Breast milk is one of the best foods for babies under 6 months to gain weight. Since mother’s milk is more nutritious than any other foods, it is good to exclusively breastfeed babies for the first 6 months. If a baby is breast fed, mum needs to eat more nutritious foods to have enough milk supply and to increase the quality of milk.
Guardian of a 6 m old boy4 mins ago

Q. Hello my baby boy is on totally formula so which formula is good nan pro excela or enfamil? Which have DHA and Ala because he is on formula since his birth .Plz help me as I am worrying regarding his development?

Dr Disha PatelAyurvedic Physician1 min ago
A. Hello, All FormulaMilk are good.. Giving or s letting FormulaMilk depend on your baby's acceptancy for perticular FormulaMilk. You should always talk with your doctor before switching formulas.
Mom of a 2 m old girl4 mins ago

Q. is this true if we apply seasame oil bones will become strong???

Nikitha UrsMom of a 3 yr 9 m old childNew Answer
A. hello ..in general all oil is good for babies...you can use any oil to massage your baby. .but before you use make a patch test to see if it's allergy ...all oil massage helps bones to strengthen so you can use any
Mom of a 3 m old girl4 mins ago

Q. mere baby5 mounts ho gaye he mera job 1 mounth ke bad suru ho jaye ga woh formula milk bowl se lete he kuch dino se me use steel bottal fedd karva rahe hu leke 1ya2 dino ke bad us ke mouth me chale pad jate he woh bowl se bhi milk nahi pete bahot rote he me ky karu

shilpiMom of 2 children2 mins ago
A. there is definitely some problem with your baby otherwise this is not due to the feeding with spoon and bowl you must cut your baby examine from the doctor and know the exact reason of this and start with the treatment
Mom of a 2 m old girl1 hour ago

Q. Hi, can I eat dry fruits like almonds, cashews, walnuts, pista. Iam breastfeeding 2 month old baby.

DeepikaMom of a 8 m old girl4 mins ago
A. Yes you should.. Only avoid gassy veg and food.. Like cabbage, bell pepper etc
Mom of a 2 m old boy8 mins ago

Q. #AskTheExpert Best oil for cradle crap?

Dr Disha PatelAyurvedic Physician3 mins ago
A. Hello,Rub a small amount of a pure, natural oil – such as almond or olive oil – on your baby's scalp and leave it on for about 15 minutes. Gently comb out the flakes with a fine-tooth comb or brush them out with a soft brush.
Mom of a 7 m old girl1 min ago

Q. how can I give paneer to my baby??

Mom of a 11 m old girl4 months ago

Q. hii...meri baby ko toilet ki jgha pe rashes ho gaye hai...toilet ke aaspas ki skin chil gai hai...skin uski lal ho gai hai...to kon si tube us kru..plz help me

RashiMom of a 6 m old girl1 min ago
A. Hi Same problem mera baby ke sath b hua thaa agar woh porty bahut baar ja raha hai toh please change your formula milk coz mera baby ko doc ne porty ko control karne ke liye isomil formula milk diya and ap uske sath zinc dry for suspension lijiye yeh stomach infection ko rokta hai. Then ap Rashfree oinment with candid apne baby ko lagayo and cavilon spray b .Ap alternate oinment nd cavilon spray ka use karo ek baar oinments then cavilon spray. mera baby ab jakar theek hui hai usko b bahut jyada rashes ho gaye thee

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