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Board: Liver & Pancreas Disorders 12-13-2009, 04:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,351
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Anyone ever have a liver shunt?

I've written a letter to my parents Dr and I'm going to mail it this week about my Dad's condition and a few issues with our mother. We are almost sure our parents have gotten confused over all the...
Board: Pregnancy 12-05-2009, 08:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,533
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Are You Thinking of Having An Epidural? Please Read My Epidural Headache Story

Thats horrible...I had a c section with a loooong slow labor...it actually helped quicken my progress after I got it. My second baby was natural delivery...I would have opted for another epidural but...
Board: Liver & Pancreas Disorders 12-05-2009, 08:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,351
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Anyone ever have a liver shunt?

Thanks Marcia,
I too thought this was supposed to be a good procedure, but my Mom thinks (not sure if its because she misinterpreted or where she got these negative thoughts) but she thinks that the...
Board: Liver & Pancreas Disorders 12-03-2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,351
Posted By kierrasmommy
Exclamation Anyone ever have a liver shunt?

Hi,
I have a question...my Dad has been suffering with many health issues stemming from his cirrosis. He quit drinking 10 years ago and his liver did improve but over the years and now with diabete,...
Board: Gallbladder 07-07-2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,141
Posted By kierrasmommy
Unhappy Gall bladder or post pregnancy side effect?

I have been having stomach/digestion issues increasingly since my last pregnancy (4 years ago). I have tried about every over the counter med there is, some of them included: Tums, Rolaids, Pepcid...
Board: Children's Health 05-13-2009, 08:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 904
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: potty question..

My daughter was the same with pull ups, they feel and look close enough to a diaper so they figure why not use them like one...we just went out an bought a BIG supply of panties (have her pick them...
Board: Children's Health 05-13-2009, 07:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,010
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Seedy Diahrea

P.S Most days he puked only once or twice, yesturday was the record and he puked 4 times.
Board: Children's Health 05-13-2009, 07:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,010
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Seedy Diahrea

Sueinge,
How is your son doing? I am thinking it is some sort of flu. My son had it with no other symptoms for about a week...some days normal BMs but most were (sorry in advance for the graphic...
Board: Children's Health 05-04-2009, 10:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,010
Posted By kierrasmommy
Question Seedy Diahrea

Hi...

Wondering if anyone has knowledge whether flu can cause seedy looking diahrea?

My children are 3 and 6 years and have seedy type diahrea...my son had it first for a few days but because...
Board: Sexual Health - General 05-02-2007, 09:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,201
Posted By kierrasmommy
Unhappy Tears not healing...painful itchy

Hi,
OK...the problems I am having could be both sexually related and/or swimming related so I have to give you a bit of background...my DH and I...'re-discovered' our sex life recently...we've been...
Board: Nail Problems 11-24-2006, 04:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,053
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Toenails - Yellowish / Dead? Not sure what.

Go to your Dr, they have Lamisil cream but the pills are supposed to work much better as it goes through your system and not just on the surface.
Board: Pregnancy 11-24-2006, 03:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,455
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: caster oil

I tried it and it didn't work...but before you try this make sure you read up on it and talk to your OB about it because it can sometimes put the baby under stress and cause the baby to express...
Board: Pregnancy 11-24-2006, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,472
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Peeing when you sneeze

Keep doing the kegals, but I wore a thin panty-liner everyday once I started that, just to make sure I was safe...also I found emptying my bladder more often (before it got too full) helped as well.
Board: Pregnancy 11-23-2006, 01:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 744
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: 8 weeks and neausea gone!

I had the same thing happen around the same time, because I had suffered a miscarriage in the pregnancy prior to that one, I asked for repeat HCG blood levels, they tested my blood over 24 hours and...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 11-21-2006, 09:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,011
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: 16 mo. head banging-OPINIONS

My 15 month old does the same thing, he will flip himself backwards and hit his head on the wall or the floor, I have been somewhat breaking his falls with my hand or foot, and I realize he hasn't...
Board: Sleep Disorders 11-15-2006, 01:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,105
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Melatonin, is it right for me?

I used to be a night owl as well...I would stay up until 2 or 3am and sleep in until 11 or 12. The one poster sounded like she may think Melatonin was a sleep aid, but it isn't...it is a "regulating...
Board: Pregnancy 11-14-2006, 04:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 801
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: anyone having triplets?

I haven't had triplets but thought I'd post anyway...what did your regular OBGYN say? My guess is your regular OBGYN would be fine as long as there are no complications, I assume if anything out of...
Board: Urology 11-13-2006, 02:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,031
Posted By kierrasmommy
Exclamation Still not able to pee almost 2 weeks later...

Hi,
A friend of mine had a hysterectomy and bladder repair on October 31st...her bladder repair was to repair urinary incontinence...(since having her children her bladder was so weak that laughing,...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 11-07-2006, 08:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 861
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Anyone have issues with adnoids?

Thanks for replying, I still haven't heard back but they tend to take a bit to get back to me...the pediatrician has 2 offices and is only in each office for 1/2 days(one office in the morning and...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 11-04-2006, 10:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 861
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Anyone have issues with adnoids?

How old was your girlfriends son? DS has had a couple ear infections, but his excessive drooling and mouth breathing are more of an issue. I hope that it won't have to come down to surgery but if...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 11-03-2006, 08:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 861
Posted By kierrasmommy
Anyone have issues with adnoids?

DS (14months) just had his first Xrays this week, not for broken bones but to check out his adnoids...I haven't gotten the results yet, but they think his adnoids could be causing him to breathe...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 11-03-2006, 08:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,600
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: 17 mo won't let me wean her off breastmilk!

I had the same issue, DS wouldn't drink anything else except water...after a few months of trying every so often with no luck, I asked the health nurse for suggestions and she said try flavoured...
Board: Pregnancy 09-10-2006, 10:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,522
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Round ligament???

Hi,
I had really bad pain in my last pregnancy, I thought my hip bones were out of joint or something because I couldn't stand up straight or walk normally. After a couple weeks of it not letting up...
Board: Miscarriage & Still Birth 09-08-2006, 12:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,426
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: D & C....please Read

I'm glad they are looking into it further for you, keep us posted on the tests. And be sure to take all the time you need to grieve. Take care.
(((HUGS)))
Board: Pregnancy 09-07-2006, 11:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 866
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Breech exercises

I saw on a Baby Story that a lady who was breech went to a chiropractor and had an adjustment specifically to encourage baby to turn, and sure enough he did, it looks like a hip/pelvic adjustment....
Board: Pregnancy 09-07-2006, 11:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 621
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: cramps

Period type cramping is completely normal, it's your uterus and ligaments stretching. As long as there is no bleeding (which can still occur in a small % of healthy pregnancies) then don't worry. If...
Board: Parenting Issues 09-06-2006, 11:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,370
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: should we give him a condom?

I would definately sit down and discuss it with him openly and freely. I was 15 when I lost my virginity 17 years ago but it seems like todays kids are more mature and into things at an earlier...
Board: Miscarriage & Still Birth 09-06-2006, 10:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,426
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: D & C....please Read

Sorry, I tried to edit the above post to add something but the site was experiencing "technical difficulties" so I'll just post again...the memorial would also be nice to be able to visit whenever...
Board: Miscarriage & Still Birth 09-06-2006, 10:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,426
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: D & C....please Read

Oh my gosh sweetie (((HUGS))) I am so sorry for your loss. I can't believe how un-sympathetic they seemed to not even check out the "bones" or sending it for testing...I have never had a D&C but I...
Board: Women's Health 09-04-2006, 12:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 732
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Best time to take pregnancy test???

The best time to test is first thing in the mornings when your urine is the strongest (from not drinking for so long). My guess is stress is delaying your period though, because it sounds like if you...
Board: Pregnancy 09-02-2006, 08:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,272
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Waiting For A Miscarriage? Plz Read

Don't worry yet!:) I know easier said than done, but I had a similair situation, I was about 8 weeks pregnant and noticed my pregnancy symptoms were decreasing and because the pregnancy before this...
Board: Children's Health 09-01-2006, 09:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,717
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Terrified -- Son hallucinating.

My 4 year old sleep walks and talks occasionally...the hard part is you can't tell...she looks awake...her eyes are open and she will look right at you and carry on a conversation but she is...
Board: Children's Health 08-31-2006, 02:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,109
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Sleep Talking/Walking

Thanks everyone, I love hearing other peoples stories, it makes me feel better somehow knowing I'm not alone. Yes, the couple times Kierra was crying and hysterical it took a few minutes to settle...
Board: Children's Health 08-31-2006, 02:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Biting

Thanks for the feedback everyone...my friend has thought about the biting back but second guessed thinking it'll deveat the purpose because she'll be tackling the bad behaviour with bad behaviour....
Board: Children's Health 08-31-2006, 12:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By kierrasmommy
Biting

Hi,
My best friend is having issues with her 3 year old biting his older siblings to the point that they have nasty bruises from it, she has tried timeouts (which do not work whatsoever for him)...
Board: Children's Health 08-28-2006, 03:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,109
Posted By kierrasmommy
Sleep Talking/Walking

My recently turned 4 year old has had several sleep talking/walking episodes. Normally I can get her back to bed easy enough, but there has been 2 occasions where she literally didn't know who I...
Board: Dental Health 08-28-2006, 02:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 850
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Do those professional home whitening kits sensitize teeth?

Thanks Laina,
Where did you get the Tres White kits? I am lucky that I have a close friend who is a dental assistant, so she can make the impressions and get me the whitener at cost, which is so...
Board: Dental Health 08-27-2006, 11:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 850
Posted By kierrasmommy
Do those professional home whitening kits sensitize teeth?

I am thinking of investing in one of those home whitening kits. It isn't the ones you buy at the drug store, but the ones your dentist makes impressions of your teeth and makes personal whitening...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 08-19-2006, 11:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,516
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Worse Diaper Rash When Sick?

DD used to get diaper rashes when she was sick and or teething. A couple times she had it so bad I had to get a cortizone based percription cream for it (which helped awesome), DS on the other hand...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 08-19-2006, 10:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,917
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Help!!! can't put baby down

The best book I could recommend is called The No Cry Sleep Solution...some of it is too early to start, but I still recommend reading it now as it does have info and tips for new babies as well. I...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 08-19-2006, 10:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,041
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Want my Baby to Be healthy. Can you help??? Infant almost choked today

Feelbad,
I forgot to even mention that, but yes the First Aid In Child Care is the best investment any parent can make...I think it should be part of lamaze so all new parents learn it. I took mine...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 08-16-2006, 11:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,041
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Want my Baby to Be healthy. Can you help??? Infant almost choked today

I know what it's like to have your little one choke in front of you...it's like time stands still and your heart just stops...but you don't realize it until you feel the thumping of your racing heart...
Board: Breastfeeding 08-16-2006, 10:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,167
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Weaning baby off of breastfeeding

You definately still have hope...a friend of mine stopped breastfeeding her newborn after a couple weeks. After over a week of trying different formulas that her little guy just couldn't handle, she...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 08-15-2006, 10:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,073
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: mesh feeders

I used frozen banana sections when he was teething, he loved it and it helped numb his gums a bit, we used not frozen banana as well, strawberries, cantaloupe, honeydew, watermelon, grapes (halfed)...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 08-15-2006, 10:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,905
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: When did you introduce gerber puffs?

I had the mesh feeder and loved it...it looks like a mesh mini popsicle that pops open and you put food in for them to munch on safely. I gave DS cooked veggies (carrots, potatoes, peas etc) he also...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 08-15-2006, 10:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Coughing and Teething?

weepyone is right, and also they learn to mimic others...DS always copies us when we cough or sneeze, he thinks it's funny...it is even funnier when we are at the Dr's office and he copies EVERYONE...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 08-15-2006, 10:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,287
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Stubborn Grandma......

I have the same problem with my sister.:mad: She is 10 years older than me, so when she raised her kids they did things with their kids that we don't do now...Nowdays RESEARCH has told us we should...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 08-15-2006, 09:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,323
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: It's Been a Year Since the Birth and Still Nothing.....

I know what you mean! I JUST finished weaning DS and still have no sex drive, but I had the same issue after our first child as well, my GYN said it was a combination of hormones still being all over...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 08-14-2006, 11:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,647
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Child proofing ideas

Emmabean,
I am starting a dayhome and they require all medications are locked, but the ones I use everyday, I put in a pencil case that has the binder ring holes in the corner that I can insert a...
Board: Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 08-14-2006, 11:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,786
Posted By kierrasmommy
Re: Sleep problems AGAIN!

Hi,
I know exactly how you feel..and not to scare you or anything but DS JUST started sleeping throught the night in the last month...he will be 1year old this Saturday. I don't know how common it...
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