Having feeding problems?
Use the Tummy Trouble Tool

Developed with pediatrician and mom Dr. Susan May,* the Tummy Trouble Tool will give you customized results so you can help your baby - and you - feel better.

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Tummy Trouble Tool

Question 1: How old is your baby? 
My baby is:

 0 to 2 weeks
 3 to 4 weeks
 1 to 3 months
 4 to 6 months
 7 to 12 months

Question 2: What do you feed your baby? 
In addition to solids (if applicable), I feed my baby:

 Breast milk only
 Breast milk and formula
 Formula only

Question 3: How often does your baby cry? 
My baby cries:

 Often, for no apparent reason
 Only when hungry, tired, or wet
 3+ hours at a time, many days

Question 4: Does your baby have difficulty releasing gas? 
My baby:

 Has painful gas
 Seems to have a lot of gas
 Has no problem with gas

Question 5: What are your baby's stools like? 
My baby’s stools are:

 Hard and dry (like gravel)
 Watery and frequent
 Normal

Question 6: What color are your baby's stools? 
My baby's stools are:

 Bright red, black, or gray
 Yellow, green, or brown

Question 7: How often does your baby spit up? 
My baby:

 Spits up frequently
 Seems to vomit more than spit up
 Rarely spits up

Question 8: Is there a family history of eczema, asthma, or any other allergy? 

 Yes, there is a family history of allergies.
 There is no family history of allergies.
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*Dr. Susan J. May, M.D., F.A.A.P. (Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics), is the mom of two children, and is a retired Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine.

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