How To Care For a Baby With Thrush in 60 Steps

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1. Mistake yeast for milk residue.

2. Feel guilty when your son’s GI specialist points out that the white stuff is not milk residue.

3. Get a prescription for nystatin. Continue reading

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Baby Update | Home From The NICU

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There is so much I want to share with you, but for the past few weeks my life has revolved around sterilizing, breast pumping, cleaning shit and drying tears. So, it’s been hard to collect all my thoughts and feelings about my experience as a new mom. Every time I sit down to write this entry I’m reminded of all the horrible things I have felt and dealt with and it’s not easy to talk about. And then, of course, baby Ant starts crying. I type a few sentences and am called away. I love being a mom, but it makes writing hard. Here is my attempt at telling Ant’s story so far… Continue reading