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Home Remedies for Gas Pain in Babies

Home Remedies for Gas Pain in Babies

Gas is very common in babies or toddlers due to improper digestion. However, it is a cause of concern when the gas is not released properly. It leads to pain and discomfort in babies and to the parents. Immature digestive tract that results in rapid movement of the food through the digestive tract, not allowing adequate time for absorption is another common reason behind gas in babies. Causes of Gas in Babies The following are the causes of gas in babies. Antibiotic medications Lactose intolerance Eating foods that increase flatulence Not chewing food thoroughly Swallowing large amounts of air while…

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Home Remedies for Colic in Babies

Home Remedies for Colic in Babies

Unexplained or intermittent crying one or two times a day by a healthy well-fed child is defined as colic in babies. Mostly the crying bouts last for a few hours every day or may occur thrice for three or more weeks. It is a problem found in 5 to 25 percent of the infants. Babies, who are two or three months old, have this problem. However it gradually resolves within a few months when the baby is 4 to 6 months old. Causes of Colic in Babies The exact cause fir colic in babies is unknown. However the following may…

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Home Remedies for Colds and Coughs in Babies

Home Remedies for Colds and Coughs in Babies

Small children and infants are mainly prone to colds and cough because of their weak immune system. Babies have up to seven colds within the first year. They pick up various infection-causing viruses through contact with an infected person or contaminated air or surfaces. In this articles you can learn many home remedies for Colds and Coughs in Babies. Symptoms of Colds and Coughs Some symptoms of colds and coughs in babies are given below, Congested nose Runny nose Low-grade fever of up to 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit Sneezing Coughing Loss of appetite Irritability Difficulty in sleeping It could be very difficult dealing…

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Home Remedies for Acid Reflux in Babies

Home Remedies for Acid Reflux in Babies

Babies are also prone of acid reflux similar to adults. In this case, infants spit up quite often because the muscle between the esophagus and stomach is not yet mature completely and hence the contents of the stomach flow backwards so easily. Kids with acid reflux also known as gastrointestinal reflux (GER), often spit up during feeding. They also become more fussier due to this problem. Acid reflux is not a major concern until the baby is showing normal growth signs because as the baby grows older, he or she will become more active. Symptoms of Acid Reflux in Babies…

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