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I Am Puzzled, My Girl Is In Troubles And I Don't Know What To Do!
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Ohhhh Sweetie! I am so very sorry all this is going on with her. I figured they would of fixed it by now!! Do they have her on a special diet of any sort? Prayers and thoughts your way !!! 

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Please reconsider eliminating the breast milk - even if only for a day - just to see. Breast milk is very different than other milks but that doesnt mean that as her body heals it isnt finding it difficult to digest (its a common villi issue) young childen tend to react quickly...worth trying for a day or two - if symptoms persist - then uve ruled out a cause, if they resolve...give almond milk a try.

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Thanks friends for your support. This is the thing, they found out about the blockage through an x-ray, then they gave her a bulk amount of laxative (PEG 3350) for three days. The day number three she was so sick that she had to lay down the whole day on top of towels because she was passing some kind of yellow water constantly, so I took her to emergency were a "doctor" told me to stop the medication and that the stool would brake down by itself, which it never happened. The last Friday I finally got an appointment to see her pediatrician who told me  "this is not a simple stool blockage" but he doesn't know what it is, so he sent her to do a lot more test (blood and stools) meanwhile she still has diarrhea and pain.... I don't think I have more hair to pull out of my head :(

Waiting to hear another report!! hoping it is a good one! Prayers, good Juju , hugzz and everything eles that can send good vibes your way sweetie! 

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Hi my dear friends...you won't believe what happened, I eliminated all coconut product and the problem solved the next day!!! it didn't happen when she had the blockage because no matter what, she had "diarrhea" which it was some form of liquid poo trying to go through the blockage, but as soon as the blockage was gone I started the coconut product again, so I couldn't notice any difference...oh boy!! somebody told about cross reactivity and seems that is what was happening...I could do a party, a novel wouldn't be as good as the felling I have now after a week of normal poo...I appreciate very much all your advices and support, seriously!!! now the 2 of us are completely off of any form of coconut...love you guys!!!

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That's great news!

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OMGosh!! So very happy to hear this news!! It is truly a blessing!! Thanks for letting us know how she is doing!! I know it is hard specially when it is our children!! We hate to see our children suffering!! Bless you both!! :) 

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OMGosh!! So very happy to hear this news!! It is truly a blessing!! Thanks for letting us know how she is doing!! I know it is hard specially when it is our children!! We hate to see our children suffering!! Bless you both!! :)

Thanks a lot...we suffered sooooo much and it was so hard to figure this out...

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