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Leann...
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Hi There, My second was the same, and honestly, it wasn`t until about 11 months that we really begun guzzling water happily. So if at first... ...

Answered: 22 Apr 2009
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Hi, You may bleed for a few weeks. If it remains heavy for over a week you need to have a check up. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi, If you think that you may be pregnant you need to do a pregnancy test or visit your GP ASAP for a check up. If you are pregnant you need to ha...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi, If you are worried it is advisable to visit your local hospital for a check up. It is not unusual at only 21 weeks for the movements to be not...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi, You do not need to disclose that you are pregnant when applying for a job. You could try for a casual position that may be of a shorter term s...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi, Your body can take a little while to settle after a D&C you may also check that you are not pregnant again. A period should happen soon. B...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi, They will put a drip or a cannula in so that they have access to a vein so that they can give you medications quickly and effectively. The dri...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi, Castor oil is not recommended as it can cause diarrhea and it is not what you want during labour. You could try nipple stimulation – reg...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi There, It is possible that your toddler has made a negative association between food and home and on this basis I would recommend a good early...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi Julie, From about 6 months baby should be able to sleep through the night without an overnight feed. I would say he is comfort feeding and this...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi, At this age you might expect him to be in bed by 7 - 730pm. To change what is happening you would need to stop offering this overnight bottle,...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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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, 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, This procedure can be very effective if the person doing the procedure has experience and can do it without too much discomfort. The procedure...

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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, 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, You can start yoghurt from six months. Try to use one with no added sugar. Best wishes, Alex

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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, If you are not happy with your care it is best to try to find someone that you feel more comfortable with. Please go through the channels that...

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, You need to tell your doctor that you are pregnant and they will advise on the best type of anaesthetic for you. Best wishes, Alex

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 Lea, Depending on things like allergies and preferences here are a few ideas. I would also recommend the Huggies Recipe Book, its great for t...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Maria, Her sleeps are a bit out of whack. You would expect that after the 6am feed she be awake for a couple of hours but she is so tired from ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, This is most likely habit not hunger. He MUST go to sleep awake as he looks for this bottle when he wakes on his light sleep. Give the bott...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Krishna and Hohepa, Your son simply doesn`t know how to sleep without you, he has been relying on your comfort to sleep all along and doesn`t w...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009