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Old 03-15-2007, 11:29 AM   #11
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We are going through our first ear infection right now! She started with a cold that backed up fluid into her ears. I nursed a lot sitting up with her sitting in my lap facing me. That way she could half-way breathe. I wouldn't worry about water. DD only takes water from her sippy at dinner and that's because half of it ends up on her shirt!

Hope your LO gets better soon! Those antibiotics for ear infections are not fun. DD is in sposies at daycare so that the DCP doesn't have to rinse out diarhea CDs.
I was going to say ear infection as well....my ds is 11 months and he had a stuffy and runny nose for a week or two then he started getting really fussy and started a fever that wouldn't go away....found out he had an ear infection from all the sinus drainage. he got amoxicilian and ear drops...he's almost done with it all. and he's much better now. And actually he was feeling fine other than the stuffy nose...and when he would lay down.

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Old 03-15-2007, 01:09 PM   #12
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Re: sick baby... need some advice

breast milk in the nose & ears helped us

our homeopath said to do the onion thing too but I couldnt bring myself to do it.
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Old 03-15-2007, 02:58 PM   #13
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thanks for all the advice.. we are going to try breastmilk first in the ear.. then the onion.
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