Decoding Baby Poop: What's Normal & What's Not?

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Babies poop. A lot. Blackish-tar, yellow, seedy, green, brown, chunky, gooey ... okay, I'm starting to actually gross myself out a little. Moms talk poop -- a lot. And often, it's no big deal. But what always surprises me in these frequent poop discussions is how much misinformation runs rampant -- from what should be considered "normal poop" and what shouldn't.

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So, Mom, with all your talking, do you really know your shit? (I had to, allow me that obscenity!) Let's talk about poop.

Grossed out yet? Did you know poop's colors were so important to knowing what's going on inside?

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