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My baby boy is 4 days old and he is pooping everytime he eats??? And he is wanting to eat every 2 hours!!! I'm breastfeeding is this normal?

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Asked by amylynn4919 at 9:09 AM on Jun. 26, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Yes, babies are eating and pooping machines! lol Sounds like his little body is working exactly the way it is suppose to. Congrats on your new arrival!

    Answer by shanlaree at 9:10 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • Yes, that is totally normal. My son would fill his diaper pretty much every single time he nursed. :)

    Answer by KTMOM at 9:12 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • Yep. Totally normal.

    Answer by NannyB. at 9:12 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • Awwww...congratulations on your little one. I agree whole heartedly with shanlaree....your little one is fine....=)

    Answer by Safirejewl at 9:13 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • sounds like he is a healthy baby boy....i know it is exhauisting but this is what they do whne they are new borns. eat sleep poop and cry.....but they are soo cute and

    Answer by sweetestkitten at 9:13 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • Totally normal. Don't worry, just stock up on diapers, if you haven't already!

    Answer by ourbabykins at 9:14 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • Yup thats what they do, eat poop pee & sleep, Eat poop pee & sleep, & then again...For about the first couple months.'Congrats~

    Answer by Stefono at 9:16 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • Very normal! The more he nurses, the more milk you will make. So keep it up!

    Answer by mamalinzie at 9:18 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • Congratulations on the new little one! And, yes honey that is completely normal! Nothing at all to worry about!

    Answer by mommy11260 at 9:21 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • And since you have a little boy....I'd watch out for when changing him....he has a shooter...=) and this can be pretty funny...enjoy your little one....=)

    Answer by Safirejewl at 9:22 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

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