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Hi, This infection is a mild fungal infection. It is fine to treat it with medication available from pharmacies. Please also treat any animals in ...

Answered: 22 Oct 2008
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Hi, Canned tuna is fine to eat in pregnancy. Here is a link to safe foods during pregnancy: Food Authority. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 Oct 2008
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Hi, Your cycle may be a bit irregular for now. Try not to worry too much it will be regular soon. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 Oct 2008
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Hi Alannah, The normal vaginal discharge in pregnancy is thicker and more ‘creamy’. This is fine. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 Oct 2008
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Hi Linda, Firstly she MUST fall asleep in her bed on her own so when she wakes later on her light sleep(as we all do) then she can look around and...

Answered: 22 Oct 2008
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Hi Lisa, It should be fine to try to conceive in this cycle. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Hi Sarah, Braxton hicks later in pregnancy can be quite uncomfortable. You could try long regular walks and warm baths to help with the discomfort...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Hi, If there were no long term complications from the first caesarean then there is really no set time frame for waiting. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Hi Kylie, If you are taking vitamin supplements or iron this may be the cause of the problem. Otherwise you may have a viral infection. If it does...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Hi, You really need to have missed a period before a test will show up as the hormone levels have to be high enough to register. Best wishes, ...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Hi, I am not sure what is could be. Please visit your GP for a check up to be sure. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Hi, If you have an average 28 day cycle then you ovulate around day 14 (day 1 is the first day of your period). If you have a longer or shorter cy...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Hi, If you have regular periods on a 28 day cycle there is a moderate risk of being fertile at this time. You need to visit your GP as soon as pos...

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi, You may be developing carpal tunnel syndrome which can develop in pregnancy due to the increase in fluid levels. Visit your GP for further adv...

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi, At this early stage in your pregnancy the best care is to have your blood pressure monitored regularly so your GP is doing the right thing. If...

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi Bri, It can take a normal healthy couple at least six months to fall pregnant. Don’t worry too much just yet. If your period does not arr...

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi, You have a good chance of the baby turning into the head down position. Try not to worry too much for now. Try going for some longs regular wa...

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi, Everyone is different and every pregnancy is different. You may start to feel symptoms straight away to they may develop over a few weeks. Try...

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi, It could be either one. Do a home pregnancy test to check for pregnancy. Otherwise visit your GP for a check up it may take a few months to ge...

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi Kass, If everything was well ventilated and you did not sleep in this room then this is fine. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi, You sound like you have restless legs. It is really just finding a solution that works for you with this condition. You may also want to talk ...

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi Lisa, You may want to try following our settling techniques for 6 to 12 months, they offer a clear and repetitive message that it`s time to sle...

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi Elisa, Just move baby`s times forward 10 mins each day over 1 week and soon it will all fall into place. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi, It is always advisable to try to reduce your caffeine intake in pregnancy. It is great that you are drinking decaf. Please check the label of...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi Robin, This may be a viral illness. Wait a day or two and if you are still unwell visit your GP for a check up. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi, Talk to your GP. It is quite common for GPs trained in pregnancy care to assist with the care during pregnancy. Your GP will let you know if ...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi, It is fine to dye your hair. Please check the label on the packaging for more information. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi, Braxton hicks are not usually painful. They can be uncomfortable as your uterus tightens. If you are experiencing lots of pain you need to vi...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi, This can be quite common at your stage of pregnancy. The placenta may also be at the front of the uterus which can make the movements harder t...

Answered: 22 Sep 2008
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Hi, Yes it is possible. If you do not want to fall pregnant it is advisable to use a reliable form of contraception. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 Sep 2008
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