Connecting Parents of Children with Tube Feeding Issues
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This forum is a way to share experiences about Tube Dependency, Tube Feeding and Tube Weaning. Members of TFK are mainly parents who have been through the Graz method or who have used the principles of child-led, caloric-reduction style of tube weaning. Or they are TFK members who are Health Professionals interested in learning more from families and their experiences.
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The membership of Tube Fed Kids is primarily parents of past and present tube fed children. The forum is solely for the purpose of sharing experiences and supporting other parents during their own tube feeding/weaning journey.
This site is run by parents for parents. Tube Fed Kids is a totally independent parent social networking…Continue
My son is just about 8 months old. He was diagnoes with FTT and possibly GERD at 4 months old and that is when the NG tube went in. He takes about 40-50% by mouth and his vomiting has decreased significantly. We were on both zantac and prilosec but are down to prilosec only. I don't feel that his pediatrician really knows what to tell us.
The Gastro says he needs to be consistently in the 5th percentile on the weight chart and taking majority of feed by mouth before tube can…Continue