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Hi Georgia, Sounds like you have had a really tough time of it. I’m sorry, but I can’t tell you whether your daughter has reflux or no...

Answered: 08 Aug 2008
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Hi Sam, She is only 2 weeks old and day by day you will notice more `up` time. If you implement a routine of feed/play/sleep you can feed when sh...

Answered: 08 Aug 2008
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Hi Sarah, If you want him to sleep through you will need to stop the botlles during the night as this is his sleep association. You also need to ...

Answered: 08 Aug 2008
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Hi Donna, You wouldn`t expect a baby to sleep right through until about 6 months so give him a little longer. Try increasing his daily intake for ...

Answered: 08 Aug 2008
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Hi Sherron, The changes probably occured with the on set of 8 month separation anxiety. You would need to stop offering the bottle when he wakes ...

Answered: 08 Aug 2008
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Hi Chris, The best routine you can have is feed/play/sleep so you are feeding when she wakes (if due) a good feeding routine is 2,6,10,2,6,10 then...

Answered: 08 Aug 2008
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Hi, This has no doubt become her sleep association and if you want to change this then you will need to resettle her without a bottle or a cuddle ...

Answered: 08 Aug 2008
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Hi, It can be tough but often the best way is just to go cold turkey and not offer it. It will generally take about 3 days to break one of these h...

Answered: 08 Aug 2008
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Hi Bronwen, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your sleep related questions to Maree, or see your ...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi Emma, Usually with your second baby the labour and birth can be faster and with fewer complications than the first. The length of pregnancy is ...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi Danielle, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Earl...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi There, If toddlers eat a good healthy and varied diet it is generally fine to wean them from formula. In fact just 1 cup of milk and a piece ...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi Jo, Yes sipper cups are recommended from six months that’s true, but start when you are both ready. They say it is best for their denti...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi There, There is no question; breastfeeding is in fact better for both you and your baby. Now just to convince you have copied in some informa...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi, Thanks for contacting our organisation. I think that yes, it could be his reflux playing up again. Unfortunately, there are a lot of things th...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi, Hopefully I’ll be able to offer you some ideas, but sorry, I have a lot of questions for you first. If you have already spoken with yo...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi, I am presuming you mean your daughter is 15 weeks old, not months? (based on you having one good week out of the 15). I am so sorry that you ...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi Shea, Sometimes we try so many different things and only succeed in confusing baby and mother about how and when to sleep. It would seem Alann...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi, She is probably waking out of habit and if you want her to sleep through you will need to stop the bottle during the night. You also need to ...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi, You certainly have your hands full I have no doubt you are a little tired! Firstly you will need to stop offering the bottle to Stefani whe...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi Tara, Please write back and tell me what the nightly routine is and how you get him to sleep initially and how you resettle him when he is wak...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi, You won`t do this without stressing him because he totally relies on this comfort as his sleep association. He should be able to go 7pm to 7a...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi, It seems this has become his sleep association and he will also be going through 8 month separation anxiety at present which won`t be helping...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi, You can visit your GP for blood tests and requests for scans in the early weeks. If you are at an “at risk” age you may be offered...

Answered: 29 Jul 2008
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Hi Marce, There is a fine line when it comes to milk/formula with toddlers, too much and it can lead to eating issues. In terms of cows` milk...

Answered: 29 Jul 2008
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Hi Sheri, It sounds like things are really tough for you. Controlling reflux can often entail a lot of trial and error, and there are often no eas...

Answered: 29 Jul 2008
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Hi Katharine, That is an interesting question. I can give you perhaps a few ideas, that will help you work things through, but please keep in touc...

Answered: 29 Jul 2008
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Hi Bel, Congratulations on the birth of your little boy. I am sorry to hear how tough things are, and I’m not surprised you are exhausted! P...

Answered: 29 Jul 2008
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Hi, It may be they way you get her to sleep that is causing her to wake frequently. You might still expect to be offering one overnight feed for ...

Answered: 29 Jul 2008
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Hi There, This can be a common issue, tends to create a little stress when you feel you are running out of time too. Generally it is a matter of...

Answered: 22 Jul 2008