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Old 01-24-2013, 02:38 PM   #9
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Re: Does Zinc Pass Through Breastmilk

Originally Posted by FindingMercy View Post
He was probably deficient at birth due to his birth mom being very sick during pregnancy and unable to eat much. He also used up whatever stores he had trying to repair his skin (zinc is necessary for skin regeneration and repair). On top of that he's been diagnosed with multiple allergies and has inflammation to his upper intestine that blocks absorption of some things. He had a lot of cards stacked against him. I posted his hospital saga a while back. It's titled "The diaper rash that led to hospitalization" if you want to see pics and such.

Sorry to hijack!
Don't be sorry. This could help another person. Poor lil man. Glad he is doing better now. Nothing like going in for one thing and finding something else.
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