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both of my boys keep getting diahrrea on and off....

especially my oldest who is almost 4 yrs old. This last time we all had a cold, which may have been part of it, but it is sooo inconsistant. It will be a few days on, a few days off, or even a week or two off, and then it starts again :( My youngest doesn't get it that much, but sometimes. I only get it when I'm sick and we all eat the same things. I was thinking maybe he's lactose intolerant, but he always has dairy products, and his diahrea is still inconsistant.

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Precious333

Asked by Precious333 at 3:07 PM on Aug. 20, 2010 in Health

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Answers (6)
  • Ask the doctor
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 3:09 PM on Aug. 20, 2010

  • I did.. I started a food diary
    Precious333

    Comment by Precious333 (original poster) at 3:12 PM on Aug. 20, 2010

  • Have you cut out dairy to see if that is the problem?
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 3:13 PM on Aug. 20, 2010

  • not yet... it been kind of hard to, especially since we're on wic. I don't want to do soy because I think that makes things worse (we tried that). so I was thinking almond milk. can you still give yogurt?
    Precious333

    Comment by Precious333 (original poster) at 3:14 PM on Aug. 20, 2010

  • Maybe it's a particular spice that they are allergic to and every time it shows up in a particular dish it causes this problem. Oregano is a culprit here among other spices.
    CafeMochaMom1

    Answer by CafeMochaMom1 at 3:18 PM on Aug. 20, 2010

  • Mines do the same
    mamaofficer

    Answer by mamaofficer at 7:48 PM on Aug. 20, 2010

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