Skip to content

    Announcements

    Exciting News for WebMD Members!

    We've been busy behind the scenes building new message boards for you. You'll have new and easier ways to find messages, connect with others, and share your stories.

    And, this will all be available on your smartphone or other mobile device!

    What Do You Need to Do?

    The message board you're used to will be closing in the coming weeks. While many of your boards will be making the move to our new home, your posts will not. Want to keep a discussion going? Save posts you want to continue (this includes your member profile story), so that you can re-post them in the new message boards.

    Keep an eye here and on your email inbox, we'll be back in touch soon to give you all the information you need!


    Yours in health,
    WebMD Message Boards Management

    My mission for the day:
    avatar
    Baby1at35 posted:
    Present wrapping while the boys are at school. Trying to get most if not all of it accomplished.
    I have boxes all over (seems I did a lot on line this year!
    I am picking the boys up early from school since Henry has a dentist appt. today. Teeth being filled. . (I am a bit nervous as these are his first to be filled. He is going to a pediatric dentist so I am certain they can make it a good experience. Plus I have to take him next week as well...
    Me (42) 2 busy boys 6 yrs and 5 yrs
    Reply
     
    avatar
    kristinmarie722 responded:
    Have fun wrapping! My SO's 12 yr old helped me wrap DS's presents and I was so happy because I have a ton of little stuff. I hate wrapping!

    Good luck to Henry at the dentist!
    DS- 7/4/2005
     
    avatar
    crunk05177 responded:
    My mission for the day is to finally get a majority of my christmas cards out!! I have had them since the very beginning of December....
    Me (28), DH (30), DS1 - Michael (4) and DS2 - Nathan (1 - severe peanut allergy and an egg allergy)
     
    avatar
    VicsEandJ responded:
    Good luck with the wrapping! I have some to do tonight and tomorrow night as well, so that I can get my presents to my family in the mail. I'm aiming for nights after the kids are asleep- this will be my week of no sleep!

    James had to get teeth filled in October. I was more nervous than he was. He went to a pediatic dentist as well and she was very good with him. It was much faster than getting my own teeth filled and he didn't seem to be in a lot of pain. I got to stay in the room and hold his hand while his teeth were getting filled. the oddest thing for him was the numbing they did before starting. He got lots of stickers and goodies and the dentist told him that when you eat a sweet treat, chocolate is better for your teeth than gummies, which James interpreted as chocolate is good for you!
     
    avatar
    Haylen_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Good luck at Dentist! My 6 year old had that procedure 2 weeks ago. I found it traumatic for ME. She was a trooper.

    Present wrapping = tossing item in slightly used gift bag. Changing tag.

    Haylen
     
    avatar
    sarah0323 responded:
    I'm taking the 23rd off from work to finish shopping and do all the wrapping. I wish I could make myself do it after the kids go to bed but I just don't have the energy after I get what I have to have done each day.
    Me 33, DD - O 12, DS1 -J 7, DS2 - Cr 6, DS3 - Co 4, DD2 - E (11/10)
     
    avatar
    Iocasta responded:
    Good luck on the dentist. I need to get my act together on wrapping. I hate wrapping. I need to have it done before we head out to Scottsdale.
     
    avatar
    Baby1at35 replied to Iocasta's response:
    Mission Accomplished !!!!
    It is all wrapped and ready to go ! I am so doing the happy dance !
    I do not like wrapping as well so getting this done is a huge relief. Now onto baking /cleaning !
    My SIL just emailed me and said she loves wrapping so she would help. Darn ...should have waited !
    Me (42) 2 busy boys 6 yrs and 5 yrs
     
    avatar
    VicsEandJ replied to Haylen_WebMD_Staff's response:
    LOL!!!!
    For my MIL (and sometimes my sister) wrapping means coming over in the summer or fall with the gift in the bag it left the store in and handing it to you because she just found it!!
     
    avatar
    VicsEandJ replied to sarah0323's response:
    I am only wrapping the presents to be mailed at night this week while also trying to bake. The presents for DH's family will get wrapped on the 23rd, 24th or 25th- we're seeing them on the 26th!


    Spotlight: Member Stories

    KC~ lucky mom to DD1 (9), DS (7) and DD2 (4)

    Helpful Tips

    my son is soon to be 5 and me and my husband thinks he has undecended testicles.
    when my son was about 1 our doctor thought my son had undescended testicles and sent us to a specialist. The specialist said he was find ... More
    Was this Helpful?
    12 of 24 found this helpful

    Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

    FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.