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Maree...
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Hi, I would have a talk to your health nurse about his diet, he is drinking a lot of milk and would no doubt have an affect on the solids he shoul...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Hi Kylie, He will be teething until around 3yo but I will bet this is not about teeth. You need to stop the night feed if you want him to sleep t...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Hi, Sometimes we try so many things both mother and baby becomes confused. Following our settling program will help but you need to be consistent ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, You really would do well to follow a feed/play/sleep routine this means baby has a feed when he wakes(and due) and then you watch for tired si...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Usually there is not too much that is done in early pregnancy other than blood tests and a scan. You are probably ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Chantal, Thank you for your enquiry. This is like a small bruise that has formed as the baby attached to the uterus. It is where there has been...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi There, I am just wondering if he is teething? If it is a new pattern then there may well be something that has sparked it, hopefully just temp...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Trina, There are a few questions I think may be best directed at the sleep expert to be hones, to me it sounds like it may be an issue of reorg...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Rach, I am guessing that your little girls weight and general growth and health are fine. In fact these really are you best guides along with ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Kate, I am wondering if he is having milk feeds at home that interfere with his appetite and not at daycare which is one of the reasons he east...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi There, I am a firm believer of ‘if it isn’t broken don’t fix it’ and do what works best for you and your baby. Yes tru...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi There, Well done to you! The first 6 weeks of breastfeeding are the hardest, so you have pretty much made it over the hump. I would encourage...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi There, Well done to you for spotting this. Yes you are right that Milo and associated powders are not suitable for infants. These sorts of pow...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Leann...
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Hi April, I think you are doing the right thing! Keep allowing her opportunities to drink some milk, likely she will adjust over time to her new ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Johanna, Yes it can really have you running in circles when they opt not to eat, and it is very much a case of leading a horse to water. You m...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, When you follow a settling program it can take just one small thing you might be doing wrong for it to not work. You need to be sure you are...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, Instead of just leaving him for 30 mins try our settling techniques, they are all hands on and teach baby that it`s tiem to sleep. Cheers, ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Rachael, It is hard being a new mum and you really do sound like you know what to do. Have a check with the doctor and make sure all is well. ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Try to be consistent when you resettle her so you don`t send mixed messages. Give her 2 mins to see if she can settle herself again and if no...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Sally, The milk can stay in you breasts in small amounts for many months. Your periods can take a few months to return when you stop breast fe...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi Vanessa, Sounds to me as though you are both going fabulously! I agree with your health nurse, you cant force a bub to drink and it is also i...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi Kylie, I think you have thought well about how to achieve this. Sorry about the tip sheet on milk, I am happy to email it to you (lcooper@cad...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi There, Oh yes I see your dilemma, to be honest I would stick with the expressed breastmilk and just keep offering it (albeit small amounts for...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi There, Generally bubs around 8 months would have four milk feeds a day, what you can do though is still offer it as well as introducing a snac...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi Lee (always funny using you own name isn’t it…) It certainly sounds like you have a lot of things in your life that are causing y...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi, Does Rico fall asleep on his own or do you feed him to sleep? This could be making the difference. You could try our settling techniques. ...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi Tracy, She would be associating sleep with the bottle and look for this to return to sleep later. If she were to give her the bottle have a q...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
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Hi Alison, Please direct your sleep questions to Maree, or consult your Early Childhood Health Centre. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Mar 2008
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Hi Kristy, Please direct your sleep questions to Maree, or consult your Early Childhood Health Centre. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Mar 2008
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Hi Julie, I am sorry to hear that things are still so difficult with your son, and I`m sure by now you must be exhausted! It`s hard as we struggle...

Answered: 08 Mar 2008