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    Default Gastro :(

    DH woke up with it. I took DD1 and DD2 out hoping to kind of avoid him iykwim... But 10 yr old DD1 just threw up everywhere, all over the carpet I had cleaned last week... And all over the poor cat

    Give me hope, give tips, how can 4 month old DD and I avoid it?

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    Default Gastro :(

    I'm disinfecting everything!!

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    Default Gastro :(

    Anyone?

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    Disinfect is the way to go I think Hun. And avoid sharing food/drink obviously. Wash your hands constantly! Bubs will be provided some immunity by your breastmilk as for you.... Cross you fingers! Hope you stay well xx

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    Default Re: Gastro :(

    Oh no!! Just keep washing hands/disinfecting everything.. Don't share cutlery etc.. Spray Glen20

    You can get masks too that they can wear to stop it spreading.

    Best of luck, gastro is horrible!

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    Default Gastro :(

    Thanks guys! I've been glen20ing everything

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    Handwashing handwashing handwashing and minimal contact

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    I had an extreme case of gastro on Christmas eve....I was so scared of DD catching it as if she did it would have to be a hospital visit for her.

    As I had to still BF all I did was make sure I was in clean clothes, washed and use that hand sanistiser whenever I handled her.

    I had minimal contact with her and DP and the kids.

    That was all I could do. Bascially if they are going to get it they will unfortunatley.

    Just make sure you isolate the sick ones as best you can. Dont let the baby or other kids near the sickies....and just keep cleaning everything they come into contact with, especially the toilet (if its vomit and diarrhea)....just disinfect what you can.

    Dont forget the hydralytes, the icy poles are the best.

    Its sucks so bad....I hope it doesnt spread further!

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    Default Gastro :(

    Oh u poor things, it's the worst!!! Can u put the sick ones in isolation? Like keep everyone separate until passes?

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    Default Gastro :(

    I've put sanitizer all over the house or them, and me, to use. I will try to isolate them but we don't have much room. Boo! I hate gastro! Thanks for the tips ladies


 

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