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It's a miracle!! :)

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shaz298 Thu 02-Dec-10 22:30:53

Sorry but I just have to share.......

Well after just less than a week of having 2 real food boluses each day through his tube(1st real food he's ever had)my boy complained he was HUNGRY at 8pm!! Went on to say he couldn't get to sleep because he was hungry!! (truly his mother's son!). He
wasn't due to be fed his last bolus until 8.30pm!! So I just gave him more real
food for supper, his 3rd BD bolus today. I am truly amazed. And he's had almost
700ml of water today (double what he used to tolerate).

This is the 1st time in his entire life that he has indicated that he even
understands what hunger is!! He's had persiod where his gut was so poorly he
wasn't fed for 2 weeks and he didn't complain then of being hungry. That's the
healing power of real food for you.

Sorry for all the posts, but I a truly amazed and so excited (and feeling
slightly guilty I didn't try this for Luuk several years ago!)

Can't wait to tell the dietician now !! xx

woolyxmastree Thu 02-Dec-10 22:35:26

auntyfash Thu 02-Dec-10 22:37:04

That's made me smile Sounds like the little fella's doing well!

shaz298 Thu 02-Dec-10 22:47:40

Unbelievably well!! Should have tried it years ago. xx

TheArsenicCupCake Thu 02-Dec-10 22:49:45

Shaz that's fantastic

StarlightMcKenzie Fri 03-Dec-10 00:23:14

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goingroundthebend4 Fri 03-Dec-10 05:44:21

thats brilliant and dont beat yourself up you was not to know about it know its quite new in the uk

purplepidjbauble Fri 03-Dec-10 07:11:22

Amazing. Congrats!! grin

starfishmummy Fri 03-Dec-10 08:13:54

Well done him!!

pinkorkid Fri 03-Dec-10 08:29:30

Great news. Well done.

sarah293 Fri 03-Dec-10 08:55:06

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auntevil Fri 03-Dec-10 09:18:24

He's just experiencing that there's nothing like a good home cooked meal. I'm really pleased for you both. smile

justaboutdreamsofsleep Fri 03-Dec-10 10:14:29

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anonandlikeit Fri 03-Dec-10 11:07:40

Amazing, brilliant news.. and he maybe wasn't ready years ago so its just that the time is right now - well done!

dammitjannette Fri 03-Dec-10 12:04:40

That's lovely news! At Christmas too... grin

Ineedtinsel Fri 03-Dec-10 14:59:53

Fantastic, I am sure my neice has turkey and roasters down her tube??grin.

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