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Maree...
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Hi Elise, It would seem you have tried so many recommended ways with no luck. I would definitely have him check to reassure you that their is no m...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Alicia, If there is a risk that your baby may have congenital problems then you need to decide if you are going to have further tests to confir...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, It is great that you have had the bleeding checked and it seems that a clot has formed behind where the baby has implanted. This may cause ble...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, It sounds like you have hemorrhoids. This is quite common during pregnancy. They can be treated with medication available at your pharmacy. Yo...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Jodie, If you have had a labour before your next labour will be quicker and with fewer complications but if you are having your baby’s fa...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, This could be related to some stretching of ligaments of your uterus that is being pulled when you sneeze. The cyst that you mention may be an...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Nat, Try not to worry about this and it shouldn’t have been mentioned. Late ultrasounds are not very accurate at predicting sizes. All ba...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, This all sounds perfectly normal. First time mothers all miss when they had time to themselves. When you have another baby you will find that ...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, You are more likely to have twins if there is a family history of twins. If you are getting severe morning sickness and feeling very tired, th...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, It sounds like you are experiencing some pre labour tightenings. This can happen and it will all help once labour actually starts. Try to stay...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Shannon, You are still quite early in the pregnancy so the baby should have lots of time to turn. When the room starts to run out the baby shou...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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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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Leann...
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Hi There, It sounds to me that you are under the guidance of an excellent GP and it will be helpful to get all those results in. So keeping in ...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Leann...
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Hi There, Generally you can wean your little one from formula from 12 months. This is more so if your little one is eating a full, healthy and v...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Leann...
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Hi There, From about 3 months babies can easily be tested for lactose intolerance (ie a stool test), so you could pop into your GP and ask about ...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi Cat, It sounds like she is comfort feeding and relying on this comfort feed to sleep. You might want to try our It`s Time To Sleep settling pro...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi, From about 6 months he should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. It sounds like he is getting plenty to eat so I think thi...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, You need to try to remember your dates as this is the best indication of how far along you are. You can have an early ultrasound that can be u...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, If no other problems were found during your scan, this is most likely to be an amniotic sheet, rather than a band. Structures within the amnio...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Martina, Pelvic pressure tends to be quite common in late pregnancy and an extra hormone is produced about now that also helps loosen all your ...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Jodie, There is an increased risk of a placenta attaching on the scar after a caesarean birth but placentas usually are located high in the ute...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Andrea, This does not sound too worrying but you should go and have a check up with your GP. They may want you to have a scan to check what is ...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Leann...
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Hi Nichole, This is an area I have been asked a lot about and have put togeter a fact sheet on it, which is now on my web site (www.sneakys.com.au...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hello Parag, I am sorry for your loss. You really need to talk to your wife’s health care professional who will be able to explain what happ...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, Everything sounds great and to be expected. This does not indicate that the baby will be born early. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, If you are breast feeding your periods can be irregular. If you think that you may be pregnant you need to do a pregnancy test. Breast feeding...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi M, It is very common to have cramps in early pregnancy. You may just have to wait another week or two to see if the discomfort settles. If it c...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Mel, You need to have a check up with your GP. It may be nothing but it is best to be sure. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, This sounds fine. Try not to be too concerned about your weight. As long as you eat a healthy diet and get some regular exercise you should be...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Alesha, You could be pregnant but you need to wait until you have missed a period so that the pregnancy test can be accurate. Best wishes, ...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009