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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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amylynn4919

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!
    shanlaree

    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. :)
    KTMOM

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

  • Yep. Totally normal.
    NannyB.

    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....=)
    Safirejewl

    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 sweet...gl
    sweetestkitten

    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!
    ourbabykins

    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~
    Stefono

    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!
    mamalinzie

    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!
    mommy11260

    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....=)
    Safirejewl

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

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