Baby Corner


 
Old 12-28-06, 02:04 AM
Brooke208's Avatar
Gavyn's Mommy
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Michigan, USA
Posts: 1,175
Thanked 2 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 20%
Default Sick :(

So sorry I haven't been around much lately! All three of us have been very sick, and with Christmas it was just one big crazy weekend. To make a long story short, Gavyn is now on amoxicillan for his cough and I am on a ton of different meds for a bad throat infection and bronchitis. Ross has been coughing too but won't go to the doctors. In the past two weeks, Gavyn has been to the doctors twice to be told he was fine. His doctor has been on holiday vacation so both times he saw someone else. Both times I was told that he was pretty much fine. The first time they said leave him on regular formula and that he probably had a bit of a virus. The second doctor (different one) said to change him back to the Soy formula (which we did last night) and see if he gets any better, but that his lungs sounded great. Finally I called them on Tuesday and told them his cough is not getting better. They wanted him on antibiotics. As for myself, I was in the doctors on Saturday and they gave me new inhalers (I have asthma) and did a breathing test and took blood. They didn't give me any antibiotics though. I knew I had bronchitis (I have a major history of it) but there was nothing I could do. I waited out the weekend hoping to get better but today woke up feeling absolutely horrible! I'm finally on meds too, so hopefully this will be the end of a crazy week! I can't wait to feel better, I've had absolutely no energy and it's so hard caring for a baby when you're sick as a dog. Doesn't help if the baby is sick too, LOL!

I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas!! We did, besides being sick. Gavyn made out like a bandit! I'll post pictures later, but he got a Jumperoo and Britax carseat from his Grandparents (plus tons of other things, they spoiled him ROTTEN!) He got so many clothes I don't know what to do with them all and our poor living room is stuffed to the brim with miles and miles of baby toys.

~Brooke~
Reply With Quote
 
Old 12-28-06, 10:40 PM
~babydoll~'s Avatar
is one busy mommy.
Mommy & Trainer
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: South Florida
Posts: 15,454
Thanked 155 Times
Points: 29
Level: 2
Weekly Activity 2820%
Default

Ugh, no fun! I hope everyone is better soon.
Reply With Quote
 
Old 12-29-06, 06:35 AM
Jen_C's Avatar
is cold!
Mommy of two
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 6,166
Thanked 220 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 20%
Default

I hope everyone gets feeling better soon!!!
Reply With Quote
 
Old 12-29-06, 08:43 PM
Erinn's Avatar
Mommy of Twins
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 5,604
Thanked 138 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 20%
Default

I hope you are all feeling better soon. It's no fun being sick.
Reply With Quote
 
Old 12-31-06, 03:09 PM
CheekyMonkey26's Avatar
Finally...Mommy to Derek!
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Ypsilanti, MI but grew up in Indiana!
Posts: 1,400
Thanked 6 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 20%
Default

Oh no!! I know how you feel. It seems like once it gets in your house it's a terrible time trying to get it out and everyone well. You poor thing! Get well sweetie!! Hope you guys can ring in the new year healthy!
Reply With Quote

Latest Articles
What You Should Know about Enterovirus-68
Enterovirus-68, a respiratory virus that has hundreds of children treated in the hospital is spreading across the country. Here's what you need to know if your baby or child gets sick.

Labor & Delivery Photographers: A New Trend
Your labor is packed, and you are ready to go. However, one person you might be forgetting about is the photographer. A new trend is hiring a photographer to capture the precious moments of when your baby first enters the world is now a must have!

Does Your Baby Need Probiotic Formula?
Probiotics are naturally present in your baby's stomach, but some formulas have probiotics added to it. Doe you baby really need probiotic add to his/her baby formula?

A Guide to Baby Clothes: From Sizes to Styles
Have you ever noticed that baby clothes are sized by age, instead of by measurements? Use this guide to help you pick the correct sizes for your baby. Hint: It's not by their age!

Male Fertility Also Affected by Weight
Research is now finding that overweight men may also have trouble conceiving. Find out why.

July 2014 Baby Photo Contest Winner

Baby Photo Contest Winner
Congratulations nwad2470!

Calculators & Tools

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:35 AM.


Pregnancy | Fertility | Baby | Toddler | Free Baby Stuff! | Community | Baby Names

About Baby Corner | Advertising | Editorial | Contact Baby Corner | Terms of Use | Privacy Notice


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright © 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO ©2009, Crawlability, Inc.