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Should a baby spit up?

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Spitting up is common until babies start eating solid foods. It's not the same as vomiting. Babies usually spit up when they burp.

From: Vomiting (Children) WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Spitting Up in Babies."

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Vomiting and Diarrhea in Children."

The Nemours Foundation: "Vomiting."

Reviewed by Renee A. Alli on September 15, 2017

SOURCES:

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Spitting Up in Babies."

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Vomiting and Diarrhea in Children."

The Nemours Foundation: "Vomiting."

Reviewed by Renee A. Alli on September 15, 2017

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