BabyFit Sponsors help keep the site free!

 

Sponsors help keep BabyFit free!
 
Pages (1):  
Report Inappropriate Post
Pregnancy Message Boards

8 mo old baby fell from crib

AUTHOR:
MESSAGE POSTED:
HAMMOND.ARBON
Posts: 154
2/26/07 2:20 P

My Profile
 
Oh I'm so glad he's alright. Falls with the little ones can be pretty scarey.When my daughter was six weeks old I was nursing her in the middle of the night and I fell asleep. She unlatched and rolled right off the side of the bed. It was a pretty high bed - about 3 feet off the floor so I was like crazy panicking - the carpeting was very cushiony, but I still was worried until she went in to see the doctor. I apologized to her over and over again and made sure If I nursed her in the night that I went and layed on a blanket on the floor with her so I wouldn't risk her falling again.


1 Son Tyler - 6 years old
1 Daughter Kaylee - 4 years old
1 Daughter Belle born Oct 9th, 2007

2GRLS1BOY07
Posts: 3090
2/26/07 11:02 A

My Profile
2GRLS1BOY07's Photo
How scary!! Im glad to hear all is well!

BabyFit Community Team
my name is erica

WINTERBABIES
Posts: 9066
2/26/07 10:12 A

My Profile
WINTERBABIES's Photo
Oh I am so sorry that happened, I know how it feels but rest assured, he will be fine, they are deffinately much tougher than us :)

BabyFit Community Team
Ty edd Dec 21st 05, born Dec 14th


Katrina :)

MYBLESSING05
Posts: 4929
2/26/07 10:04 A

My Profile
MYBLESSING05's Photo
My son stood up in the cart at the store and fell out on his face while I had my back turned for a second. I felt so terrible and thought for sure that he had really hurt himself. Luckily he was fine and yours will be too. You are doing a good job of looking out for signs. My pedi told me that if they fall and do not throw up or go to sleep then they are most likely fine.

BabyFit Community Team
~Jodi~
http://goonsfamilyof4.blogspot.com/
Hunter Riley (Sept 27, 2005)

Hayden Taylor (June 13, 2007)

BOBBYLOVESRIANE
Posts: 12804
2/22/07 1:44 P

My Profile
BOBBYLOVESRIANE's Photo
I'm so sorry to hear about your LO's accident! It is very scary when that happens. We had our first major accident when Bobby was 10 months old. He fell off the examining table at the doctor's office and hit his head on the floor. I know how scared you must be, I replayed the accident over and over and was just a mess about it.
It is so much better to be safe than sorry and bring him in to the doctor for a quick exam.
We were lucky (I guess) that our accident was in front of his pediatrician, so he was checked right away.
I hope everything is ok, but I agree with the PP about the vomiting being something to follow up on.

Was the crib not latched all the way, or do you think it was possibly a defect?

BabyFit Community Team
Dena
Babyfit baby Bobby born on 7/12/04.


TIPPYTOAD26
Posts: 4593
2/22/07 1:39 P

My Profile
TIPPYTOAD26's Photo
Oh I'm sorry that happened and it must have been scary. I didn't know cribs could even come with doors!
It's good you're taking him to the dr. but typically kids are pretty resilient.
I hope everything is fine and I hope you do something with that door so it cannot happen again.
Good luck just remember accidents happen but kids usually bounce back just fine!


"The hand that rocks the cradle is the hand that rules the world"

-William Ross Wallace

MISSYBOWERS
Posts: 291
2/22/07 1:38 P

My Profile
MISSYBOWERS's Photo
I think you are doing everything you should be!!!! And it's normal to be nervous! The only thing that concerns me is the vomiting this morning. Definitely make an appointment with the doctor, if for nothing else, just to ease your mind. Little kids are tough, if this is the worst thing that happens to him, you'll be very lucky!


Cortlyn RaeAnn 8/20/00
Baylie Jo 9/28/04
EDD 10/1/07 Maybe a BOY this time?!
The picture is of Baylie Jo and my Hubby! How terrible that I don't seem to have a picture of my girls together!!!!

STREETA
BabyPoints: 9900
Posts: 1506
2/22/07 1:20 P

My Profile
 
He was in the crib playing and shaking the door, suddenly I heard a crash...there he was at my feet...SCREAMING. (Apparently he unbolted the crib door)

DH put some ice on his head and hugged him, he calmed down. Later when we driving he was a little fussy but he started playing with much energy later in the evening.

I was feeding him some formula on my way to his nanny this morning, he was in his carseat. He vomitted up some of it.

I will be watching him to see if there are any symptoms of any thing serious.....i AM STILL FEELING SCARED. I will be taking him to the doc later.



Thread URL: http://babyfit.sparkpeople.com/archive_posts.asp?imBoard=16&imparent=4528592
Join the BabyFit Community Team

  
Pages (1):  
Report Inappropriate Post

 


Pregnancy Resources | Pregnancy Articles | Parenting Articles | Pregnancy Exercises | Pregnancy Message Boards | Baby Names | Help | Advertising / Sponsorships

© 1999-2014 SparkPeople, All Rights Reserved | Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy | About Our Ads

NOTE: Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy update on February 8, 2012
SparkPeople
Visit SparkPeople for Free Online Diet Plan
Tell your company about SparkPeople Corporate Wellness

BabyFit, BabyPoints, BabyPages and other marks are trademarks of SparkPeople, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
BABYFIT is a registered trademark of SparkPeople, Inc. in the United States, European Union, Canada, and Australia. All rights reserved.