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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 bottl...

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
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Hi, She needs to settle awake initally and not with a feed and definitely stop the night comfort feeding if you want her to sleep thriough she is ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, You would hope for 2 naps one mid morning and one mid afternoon of about 1 to 1 1/2 hours and at night 7pm to 7am. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, SIDS do say that the risks are greatly reduced from about 5 to 6 months. You can`t stop natural progress and always make sure you have the cot...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Alex ...
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Hi, If this is not your first baby(s) then it is fine for the baby’s head not to be engaged. The baby’s head does need to be down and ...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, It`s best to direct your sleep related questions to Maree, or see your Early Childhood Health Centre. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, The pressure just may be where the position of the baby for now. It will move away form that area soon. Try to do lots of pelvic floor exercis...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, Please read the information on the packaging of the product and if nothing is mentioned then it is fine. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi Karen, There`s no hard and fast rules here. It`s really up to you and Chiara! You may find she`s really responsive to books and want to read ...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, Some babies do regress after a few weeks to try you out. You need to be consistent with the techniques. Now you are trying different things he...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi Bianca, He has probably been experiencing 8 month separation anxiety and this will pass but in the meantime it can be easy to create unwanted h...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, With your first baby you tend to start to feel slight movements from around 20 weeks. These start as little flutters and then become more defi...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Alex ...
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Hi, You should have no problems producing milk when the baby is born. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Alex ...
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Hi, This is very normal and to be expected. If they become strong and regular you may be in labour so you need to notify the hospital. Best wi...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Alex ...
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Hi, I am sorry but you need to explain what was 11 cm? Was it the back the arm or a leg? If the scan agreed with your dates and said the baby was ...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, You can try doing some yoga for pregnancy as this will help. Also swimming and regular long walks can also help. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi China, You need to visit your GP for your baby to be checked. Talk to your GP about the risks of exposing your baby to the virus. Usually they ...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Tarron, This weight at 24 weeks sounds very normal to me. Keep up the good work. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Leonie, There are a couple of options you might like to look into. There are now paediatric dentists, you may need a referral from your own l...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, Please don’t apologise for the long question – and I agree, the more information you can give the easier it generally is. However,...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, At 18 months this is extremely dangerous letting you son sleep in the pram through the night. While this is a relatively new habit, I would h...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Leonie, He is probably experiencing 8 month separation anxiety and tihs won`t be helping. Crying it out works but is much harsher than controll...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, Try following our It`s Time To Sleep settling program for Newborn to 6 months The program will take you step by step through the techniques, t...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi Caroline, Perhaps give her 10 mins before turning her onto her back and do be sure you are not patting her off to sleep initially. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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