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Hi, If possible you really want to avoid settling baby on the breast to sleep anyway so I would recommend you follow a feed/play/sleep routine and...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi, Not sure how old baby is so take a look at our It`s Time To Sleep settling program for the appropriate age group it will take you step by step...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi, The breast feed isn`t the problem it is when you feed baby to sleep they look for this comfort when waking on their light sleep so you need to...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi, To change what is happening you would need to stop offering this overnight breast feed, he is waking out of habit for it now. You also need to...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi Bianca, About 21/2 you might expect a toddler to start dropping the afternoon nap. Take each day as it comes and be guided by tired signs. Ch...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi Nannette, You may either be having twins or you may have conceived during a longer cycle so the pregnancy is less far along than you had expect...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, Lavendar oil is safe to use later in pregnancy. Some essential oils are not recommended in the first trimester of pregnancy. Best wishes, ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, It is not recommended that a baby be induced unless there is an underlying medical condition of the mother or baby. Inductions carry a higher ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, This procedure can be very effective if the person doing the procedure has experience and can do it without too much discomfort. The procedure...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, The discharge in pregnancy is usually a bit more than usual. Try not to worry too much, if you have had a similar experience with your last pr...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, It really depends how sick you are with the illness. If you had a very high temperature and vomiting and diarrhea for an extended period this ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, It is advisable to visit a baby shop where you can try them on and get one that is comfortable and suits your needs. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, Essential oils are fine for use in later pregnancy. Some oils are not recommended in the first trimester. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, You may be a little busy to notice the subtle movements just yet. See how you go over the next week or so and the movements should become more...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, If you and your partner are relaxed people your baby has a greater chance of being relaxed. It is up to the genes and also if the parents have...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, This can be normal at this stage. Try not to worry too much just yet and if you do not want to fall pregnant you should be using contraception...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Melissa, If it is clear or milky then this is fine. The vaginal discharge is usually increased during pregnancy but if the discharge is smelly ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, During pregnancy your metabolism is faster so you can experience more perspiration in certain areas. This sounds fine. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, You can start yoghurt from six months. Try to use one with no added sugar. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Jess, If there is a family history of twins then you are definitely a high chance for twins. Signs of twins are bad morning sickness and extrem...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi There, How much milk you offer tens to depend on what other dairy and calcium-rich foods your toddler is eating. If he or she is eating a good ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi There, I think I may have some helpful sites for you on this one! One allergy is hard but multiple is tricky so I understand your concern. Ne...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Angel, Yes this can occur in pregnancy due to the extra pressure on your blood vessels. They will fade after the pregnancy. Best wishes, ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Stacey, It may be either the placenta pulsing or you may be aware of the baby’s heart beat. It is not anything to worry about. Some women...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, Some women cannot feel movements as much as others. Sometimes this is due to the placenta being at the front of the uterus. Try not to worry t...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Selina, You need to give birth in a facility that is able to collect the blood (or have access to someone who can come & collect the blood). It...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, This is a really bad habit and you need to be really firm to try to stop it. He will damage his teeth and it also has problems with weight gai...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Ang, Having an anterior placenta does not carry any extra risks. Most women having their first babies start to feel movements at around 20 week...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Bridget, I just wonder if your little one is knowing enough to be suspicious of the changes? You might like to go back to the sipper cup, lea...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi There, Yes most bubs are fine on yoghurt from 6-7 months. The usual yoghurts I think are the best, as you say they don`t have added sugar, sw...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009