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My daughter is 2 yrs old and had reflux pretty severely when
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Ok thank you! The reason I am so concerned is that my girl
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My 18 week old son is spitting up his formula. It can be 2
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I am a first time father of a wonderful 15 month old boy. He
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My son is having digestive issues. He is two months old. His
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