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Hi Donna, Try our settling techniques as soon as she shows tired signs, an overtired baby is harder to settle. Give her a feed have a quiet play ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Leave the sides down so she has security while sleeping but can get out without hurting herself, it really is the same as a bed with side rai...

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Hi, At 4 months you would expect to be offering one overnight feed between 7pm and 7am. Gradually increase the daily solids during the day. Offer...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Tenille, You would expect to still be offering one or even 2 night feeds she will drop one in her own time and probably in the next 6 weeks. D...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Judy, Make sure you are settling her awake into the cot, if not she will be looking for your comfort to return to sleep. Try our settling prog...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Your daughter associates sleep with you and the vomiting is a protest to get your attention and it surely works. Changing these routines alwa...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, You really need to change this as soon as possible for both of you. Our settling program will really help, and you should also incorporate a ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Felicity, Please make sure you fully understand the program before commencing so you have the best chance for success. When you are in the roo...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Instead of just leaving him for 30 mins try our settling techniques, they are all hands on and teach baby that it`s tiem to sleep. Cheers, ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, You really do need to be guided by tired signs and since this late arvo sleep is not affecting her going down at 7pm then there is no reason ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, I think when he goes into his big bed, or you can always pop a folded sheet under his main sheet. Cheers, Maree

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Hi, Sometimes we try so many things we only succeed in confusing both baby and mother. Try following our settling program it offers a clear and r...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Kate, No this won`t be the solution, you need to get him to sleep independently this will be the answer. When he falls asleep in your arms and...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Faye, It is about this time a toddler will drop the 2nd nap and each day won`t be the same during this transition period so be guided by tired...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, I have attach some information for you on this, I hope it helps. Click here for info on Night Terrors. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, I think you really do have cause to call for help. You seem to be doing everything right. He must fall asleep on his own for all these other ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, The bouncing is his sleep association and if you want to change that so he can learn to sleep independently then it is essential that he slee...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Try to be consistent when you resettle her so you don`t send mixed messages. Give her 2 mins to see if she can settle herself again and if no...

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Hi Krista, It may have to do with how you get him to sleep initially. If you want him to sleep through he must fall asleep on his own at first so...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Jodie, If sleeping one hour don`t make a battle out of it get him up and try again later. Feed/PLay/Sleep means you feed , play, watch for tir...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Do be guided by tired signs during this transition time as each day won`t be the same. Try pushing forward the morning nap a little each day ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Kylee, Try following a Feed/Play/Sleep routine so you can catch the tired signs and settle her as soon as she displays them. Try using our set...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Karly, Thank you for your enquiry. Bending over is fine, you may find that it helps if you spread your legs a little to make room for your bel...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi Peta, Thank you for your enquiry. Pregnant women may need individual advice from their doctor. There is a small risk that the hepatitis A vacc...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes the mucous discharge is a bit thicker and there is more during pregnancy. It has nothing to do with any assoc...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi, Please direct your sleep question to Maree, or visit your early childhood health clinic. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Aches and pains are common in pregnancy and even more so if you are caring for a small toddler as well. If the pa...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It may be when your baby has the hiccups – sometimes this can be quite loud and very noticeable. Don’...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi Jana, Thank you for your enquiry. A caesarean carries with it many risks as opposed to a natural birth for you and your baby. Only if there is...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi Denise, Thank you for your enquiry. It may be nothing but you really need to see your GP for a check up. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Mar 2008