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18-Month Update…

Benjamin had his 18-month pediatrician wellness visit on 8/30/2007. He’s growing fine and healthy. :) Stats: height: 33″ inches tall weight: 25 pounds, 9 ounces head: 19″ He went from “well above average” in height to “above average”, and from … Continue reading

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Some updates again…

This morning Dad’s working at his desk when he hears a repetitive noise behind him; he’s not sure what it is, so of course he turns to look… It’s Benjamin, CLAPPING. We’ve been practicing clapping with him a little bit, … Continue reading

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First flu shot…

…happened today. We’d scheduled it for last week, but had some questions about thimerosal. Thimerosal, if you didn’t know, is a preservative in the flu shot; it consists of some mercury, which is generally not something you want accumulating in … Continue reading

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Better, then not so much

Well, he felt better for a day or so; his shot issue seems to have cleared up, which was a relief. He’s still teething, though, and you can tell he’s just not enjoying it at all. Poor little guy. :(

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Ouch…

Our boy’s not been feeling very well. He had his 6-month wellness check (with shots) on the 23rd. He’s developed either an internal bruise or a reaction to one of the shots, and coupled with the teething and the evolving … Continue reading

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Shots!

Yep… Yesterday was his 2-month checkup, and he got three shots in his upper thighs. All in all, he took it really well, we thought, but he was definitely NOT pleased about it! He’s at 13 lbs 2 oz now, … Continue reading

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