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Hi Sarah, Thank you for your enquiry. Your milk supply will gradually ease. You need to not stimulate your breasts at all as this will encourage m...

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Hi Ashleigh, Thank you for your enquiry. A mild cramping feeling in early pregnancy is very common. It does not indicate any problems. The nail fu...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Paracetemol is safe to take during pregnancy. You take it as prescribed and it is safe for you and the baby. B...

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Hi Setty, Thank you for your enquiry. It sounds as if you are really looking in to everything very thoroughly. Being overweight can lead to infert...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to see your GP for a check up. You may have a skin condition that needs more treatment than just moisturi...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. If you are overweight at the start of the pregnancy it is not unusual not to gain much if any weight. The baby is ...

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Hi, This may be the ligaments stretching that help hold the uterus. This is very common. Best wishes, Alex

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Hi Rosie, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to see a physiotherapist and also do regular pelvic floor exercises. There may be a device that can...

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Hi Cathy, In the majority of cases the contractions will start first. These may be only very mild and 10 – 15 minutes apart. You may then ta...

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Hi Julie, I am sorry to hear that things are still so difficult with your son, and I`m sure by now you must be exhausted! It`s hard as we struggle...

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Hi, Thanks for contacting our organisation. I am sorry, but we are not able to determine whether your child has reflux or not as we are not traine...

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Hi Brioney, Try using our settling techniques they offer a clear and repetitive message that it`s time to sleep. Cheers, Maree

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Hi, How do you put Jaymen down to sleep at night initially this may be the problem. He needs to go into his cot awake and fall asleep indpendently...

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Hi Silvia, Thank you for your enquiry. From what you have described this behaviour is very normal for a newborn baby. It is advisable to only brea...

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Hi Jessica, Thank you for your enquiry. Your belly is measured at each visit and this usually equals around the same size as you are weeks –...

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Hi Nic, Thank you for your enquiry. It can be very tiring experiencing these sort of contractions in late pregnancy. The good news is that it is p...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Braxton Hicks are present from around 20 weeks so you may be experiencing some of these and they may be causing so...

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Hi Nicoll, Thank you for your enquiry. This discomfort may be due to the position of the baby at the moment. You can try doing some pelvic floor e...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Endometriosis can affect a woman’s fertility and it is related to fibroids. The fibroids do not cause infert...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. If you are experiencing this regularly you need to have a check up. If it was a one off it could be related to som...

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Hi Nina, My 20 month old loves pistachios, and we often have ground nuts and seeds in our cereal and smoothies; however we are very luck to be all...

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Hi, Yes it is very common that bubs once they really get going on solids that they refuse milk feeds (by that I mean of course formula or breastmi...

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Hi Belinda, Never easy when you have a little one with an allergy and egg does tend to turn up in all sorts of things. It will depend on whether ...

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Hi Evelyn, Fortunately there is a much better way and that is following a feed/play/sleep routine. This means feed baby when she wakes and due( a ...

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Hi, It does sound like it could be, I have attached some information for you on this and I hope this helps. Cheers, Maree Night Terrors and o...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Every pregnancy is different and also your circumstances are probably different this time too – caring for a...

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Hi Rachel, Thank you for your enquiry. There are quite a few instances where this has happened. As long as you have stopped taking the pill now, e...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to see your carer for a check up. The swelling is fairly common in late pregnancy and can be difficult to...

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Hi Nerralee, The fussy eating stage can have you in tears, I really do understand, I have a five year old only just coming out of this stage. Ju...

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Hi , Good timing, I am just bringing out a tip sheet on cows milk and weaning for Huggies as I get asked about this topic VERY regularly. It soun...

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