What does spasticity look like in a baby?

How do I know if my baby has spasticity? Symptoms Stiff muscles and exaggerated reflexes (spasticity), the most common movement disorder. Variations in muscle tone, such as being either too stiff or too floppy. Stiff muscles with normal reflexes (rigidity) Lack of balance and muscle coordination (ataxia) Tremors or jerky involuntary movements. What is a …

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How much cereal do you start a baby on?

How much rice cereal should I feed my baby first? When the time is right, start with a single-grain, iron-fortified baby cereal. Rice cereal has traditionally been the first food for babies, but you can start with any you prefer. Start with 1 or 2 tablespoons of cereal mixed with breast milk, formula, or water. …

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How can I play with my 5 week old baby?

How much playtime should a 5 week old have? Your baby’s development at five weeks old Now that your baby is awake and alert for slightly longer periods in the day, it’s a good moment to introduce short ‘playing’ sessions of five to 10 minutes each a couple of times a day. How do I …

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Is it OK to have Caesar dressing while pregnant?

Is raw egg in Caesar dressing safe? Used in the classic Caesar salad dressing as well as most other versions, raw or partially cooked egg yolks impart a subtle richness and emulsify the dressing so it clings to the lettuce. … Thus, Caesar salad dressing, hollandaise sauce and mayonnaise can be made safe. Is Salad …

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Why is baby blue around the mouth?

Why do babies get blue around the mouth? Cyanosis is a condition in which the skin appears to have a blue tint. It occurs in areas where the blood in surface blood vessels has lower levels of oxygen. Circumoral cyanosis refers to blue discoloration around the mouth only. It’s usually seen in infants, especially above …

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