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Hi Mel, Thank you for the feedback on the book, I am thrilled it is helpful! Firstly, you are likely to find that baby gets the best BF in th...

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Hi Shivani, Fussy eating can really have you pulling your hair out! I have a five year old who is showing signs of coming out of it, but on gl...

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Hi, Thanks for contacting our organisation, and congratulations on the birth of your daughter. Well done for getting the diagnosis so early and al...

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Hi, It may be the way Pyper falls asleep initially, she must fall asleep in her bed by herself . Vomiting is not uncommon and it is a power play t...

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Hi Elizabeth, From about 6 months on a baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without and overnight feed. If baby is feeding well overnight it ca...

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Hi April, From about 6 months on a baby should be able to sleep from 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. You need to make sure she settles awake...

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Hi Mandy, My specialty area is `sleep`. It`s best to direct your feeding questions to Leanne, our help panel nutritionist, or see your Early Child...

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Hi, The problem is he falls asleep with the bottle and then you transfer him. When you transfer a sleeping baby they wake on their light sleep and...

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Hi, The week following the amnio is the time to check for any problems. If it is after this time then everything should be fine. The test results ...

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Hi There, Yes it can be common that bubs make negative associations to things that happened while they were sick, such as particular foods and as...

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Hi There, Babies are all so different, their actual solids intake depends on how big they are, genetics, the foods they are eating and so on. On...

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Hi There, Well the easiest of your questions is re: bottles, you can introduce a lovely sipper cup anytime from 6 months on, so when you and your...

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Hi Antonietta, There can be many reasons a bub suddenly gets a little fussy, in fact there is some interesting new information about these fussy ...

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Hi, It is really good that you have spoken to your doctor about your concerns. We are not able to diagnose reflux, but if you are unsure of the di...

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Hi, It is great that you have spoken with your doctor, and your son has been diagnosed with gastro-oesophageal reflux. That is a really important ...

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Hi, Yes she knows you will come and this is her routine with you. Make sure she is settled into her bed awake when she goes down initially this i...

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Hi Claire, You don`t have to feed if he is not due wait till he is due, so long as you still follow the order of feed play sleep. If he has slept ...

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Hi Danae, You really must follow a feed /play/sleep routine so you can feed 4 hourly approx and play and then settle as soon as he shows tired sig...

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Hi There, Really you are on the right track by persisting gently, it may just take a little longer even two weeks isnt terribly long. Generall...

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Hi There, At this age one of the important things to keep in mind is that food rejection isnt necessarily food dislike. It can take 10-15 times...

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Hi Kate, It isn’t all that uncommon that toddlers simply refuse to drink milk, especially compared to breastmilk or formula it has a weird...

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Hi There, There is so much info out there and so many opinions, the first time around it can be very confusing. Just like when you breastfed b...

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Hi Kerensa, Congratulations on the birth of your baby boy. I’m sorry that you are having difficulties with feeding, and that he is so unsett...

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Hi Katy, From about 6 months on a baby should be able to sleep through the night. Even though he is self settling to begin with you could try usin...

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Hi Racheal, I am wondering how you get him to sleep when he does wake? For baby to sleep through the night he would need to fall asleep in his co...

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Hi Tracy, If he is in a cot you can still do the 6 to 12 months techniques. All babies at this age will stand and protest, it`s hard but expected....

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Hi, I would try our settling techniques to get her taking longer naps during the day. 4.30pm is really too early for the night sleep and you may w...

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Hi, This is quite normal and you would expect him to drop either the 10.30pm or 2.45am feed very soon. Teaching him to sleep independently is the ...

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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early Childho...

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Hi There, Yes it probably would be a good idea to meet increase his feeds slightly given his weight and age, offer bottles first as they provide...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008