Vitamin D Warning for BF Babies

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Vitamin D Warning for BF Babies
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Thu, 06-17-2010 - 1:15pm

Have you heard that the American Academy of Pediatrics has recommended that breastfed babies get a Vitamin D supplement?

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Registered: 09-12-2008
Thu, 06-17-2010 - 10:21pm

I use the same Carlson drops that Grace uses and they are awesome and so easy to use. I put one drop on my nipple before her first feeding and I'm done! At first, we were using the Enfamil Tri-vi-sol drops as recommended by our pedi (I didn't know there was anything else out there at the time) and it was always a battle to get Selin to take the dropper. It also stained and smelled horrible so no wonder she hated them! The Carlson drops have much less artificial flavoring and additives.


Ash - I used to forget to give Selin her drops so now I place the bottle at the edge of

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