The Lactation consultant
Breast Feeding Support Centre
68 Main Street
08 December 2011
Re:Dylan Charles,DOB:04 December 2011
Dylan Charles,who was diagnosed with mild constipation and dehydration.I am referred to your specialty for further assessment.
Dylan Charles having constipation every 3 days and hard stool.Mother is asking for stool softener or prune juice for baby.During summer in december became heatwave an unsettled.Mrs Silvia got sick had a fever for few days.Mother in law (Mary Charles)advised to extra powder in formula feeds to improve weight gain.Mrs Silvia worried about not enough breast feeding.Dylan Charles difficult to bottle feed.Mrs Silvia wishes to breast feed properly as she believes it would be the best feed properly as she believes it would be the best wishes for her son.
Educate Mrs Silvia for best feeding method.Educate the formula preparation and if continuing formula feeds advise to supplement with water (boiled and cooled ).advice on keeping baby cool in hot weather
In case if you have any queries,please do not to hesitate to contact me.
Maternal Child Health Nurse
Romaville Community Child Health Service