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#11699 Bad Scar Pain

Posted Isla on 04 November 2013 - 07:27 AM

I don't know why, but yesterday my c-section scar was hurting really badly.  It never hurt that much during my second pregnancy; it felt almost like I was recovering again.  It scared me enough to call my doctor, but in the absence of other symptoms and given that I'm only 25 weeks, he didn't think it was anything to really be concerned with, which was a relief.  I'm still a little tender this morning but much better, thank goodness.


#61207 Explaining miscarriage to a six year-old

Posted Kasey on 04 December 2015 - 01:18 AM

My six year-old son knew that I was pregnant. After recently miscarrying, I find myself at a loss for how to explain this to him. Any suggestions or advice? Has anyone been through this before?


#19640 Hi everyone!

Posted Emma07 on 17 February 2014 - 09:08 AM

Hi everybody!!!
i'm new to this bord!!!decided to introduce myself!
I'm Emma, 35 years old, married to a nice healthy man for 10 years already. we havenever had children before. i had severe  PCOS and due to this not so long ago i've done hesterectomy.
so this is my story, but i try not to give up!
wish everybody luck! :)


#7187 New PM

Posted Siv on 27 June 2013 - 02:21 PM

I notice your woman prime minister got pushed out of office - was she so unpopular?  if any Aussie members are around I am interested to hear what is really happening.


#11520 He brings me flowers

Posted megsforreal on 28 October 2013 - 04:42 PM

My little guy is who I mean. If there are flowers anywhere he goes, he will find them and pick some and bring me a grubby, tiny bouquet. I have a whole collection of tiny vases to put his offerings in. Does anything warm a mama's heart more?


#12100 school lunches

Posted Deetta on 13 November 2013 - 11:57 AM

Has anyone attended any of the holiday lunches that some schools do where family and close friends can attend to a lunch with your child? I just got back from one and besides not giving at least adults a plastic knife to cut the meat with everything was totally bland. They did not even provide us with salt and pepper. :o


#27862 Bad Scar Pain

Posted Liscia on 08 September 2014 - 02:14 PM

I was wondering if it was an adhesion, based on what you said. I'm glad you didn't have any further issues. I would definitely have been scared to feel that in the middle of a pregnancy. And congratulations on your VBAC!


#12012 Tell the truth....

Posted Sassymama on 12 November 2013 - 11:25 AM

So how many people do we have here who do the frantic clean-up and wipe down when they get that phone call that someone will be "dropping by"? My mom just called and said she will be dropping some stuff off this afternoon...let the frantic clean-up begin!


#63333 Being switched to Gerber Good Start

Posted Nicky on 09 December 2015 - 03:58 AM

My daughter was on a preemie formula until her checkup today. Now the doctor wants to switch her to Gerber Good Start. Who else here used this formula? What are your thoughts on it?


#1513 Can you spell?

Posted flowerchild on 30 December 2012 - 12:14 PM

I am in a profession where I see many children on a daily basis.  The names given some of these children make me shake my head and wonder if the parents are literate.  I remember one named Colorada, one named MyKenzie, one named Makalaya and many others that I thought strange.  I really wanted to ask the parents, "can you spell, or did you mean to do this?"


#12058 Help with laptop specs

Posted katei on 12 November 2013 - 09:35 PM

I want to buy a new laptop. I really don't know what I need to be sure it has. I know I want a touchscreen. I don't play games. What do I want to be sure I have?


#45970 Best way to keep body good

Posted jamesperez on 02 April 2015 - 09:19 PM

Hello,
Share the best health tips to keep the body fit and good for everyday and keep active it.
Best exercises, Good workouts, Good repies etc etc
Thanks


#20262 what to do after hysterectomy?

Posted Emma07 on 28 February 2014 - 04:17 AM

hi ladies!
i introduced myself in the section abt introducing.
i've done husterectomy due to severe PCOS.
but i don't have children and i really want them to have!!!
what to do now?my only chance to conceive is surrogacy or adoption...
what will you advice? i really don't know what to do...
what are your advantages and disadvantages of both procedures?
thanx before hand


#11937 persistent - good or bad?

Posted Deetta on 11 November 2013 - 09:22 AM

We went out to dinner last night as a family get together and the food was great. The problem was the waiter. I mean I like it when they come to check on the food but this guy would not back off. In the time it took us to order and eat he was at the table over 10 times. What is up with that?


#12165 Fostering for how long?

Posted Grays-hidden on 13 November 2013 - 10:36 PM

I have never fostered myself but I am curious about it. How long do you normally foster a child for? Can you start for a short time span and then ask for an extension if you want to foster a child longer?


#60377 Not interested in sippy cup

Posted Nicky on 01 December 2015 - 07:51 PM

I have a one year old who's currently showing zero interest in switching from a bottle to a sippy cup. She has teeth coming in now so I know it's time to make the switch. How am I supposed to do this when she adamantly refuses the sippy, though???


#12114 Heartburn issues

Posted amee on 13 November 2013 - 01:43 PM

I know a friend who was not able to take anything over the counter for heartburn and recently I read that things like Tums do not work as good as they did years ago. Have they changed the way they make these or what? Can you get a prescription for heartburn if you are pregnant?


#10059 Skin is so dry

Posted SarahJ on 18 September 2013 - 10:08 AM

I am allergic to a lot of the lotions and the ones that are okay for my skin are so expensive. My skin gets extremely dry, especially in the winter. What is something homeopathic I can put on my skin? My hands are the worst and they get cracked really bad.


#7598 Music: Good recording, bad in person?

Posted Deetta on 08 July 2013 - 10:44 AM

Has anyone else noticed a ton of new music groups out now are fine when it comes to the album but when they are in person it sounds like a new band? I have seen a few clips of others that have great songs which I love. "My Songs Know What You Did in the Dark (Light Em Up)" by Fall Out Boy comes to mind, I watched them on some live TV show a few weeks ago and it was just horrible. Then I find ones like these guys and it sounds great, not quite perfect compared to the album but still much better than others. What gives? Are we just promoting bad artists now?


#60701 Clap-out

Posted Kasey on 02 December 2015 - 05:21 PM

My first grader is being 'clapped out' (applauded) for learning a whole year's worth of sight words in less than one semester. I am so proud of him! He had the whole first grade school year to learn just over 200 sight words (206? 207?) and he knew all of them about halfway through November.


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