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Hi, Transitioning from milk feeds is one of the questions I get asked about a lot. Ideally you would wean your toddler off formula entirely and th...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi, Unfortunately there isn’t really any formula to work out what a baby needs to drink, formula tins use a guide which accounts for the mos...

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Hi Jess, It does sound like he may be reacting to something in the formula, it could be anything, but lactose is a possible contender. They do mak...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi Tanya, Sounds like you are doing a great job, not easy at the best of times, so well done! Honey, cow’s milk as a drink, spinach and ex...

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Hi, Many processed baby foods are quite good now; you may even like to consider the Heinz organic range as well as some of the more specialised ra...

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Hi, I think you have voiced a very common concern and also reflected the confusion that there is out there about weaning and cow’s milk. To ...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi, Often a habit like this does not just change by itself you need to make the change, and it is hard especially as you have your daughter to con...

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Hi, All these little changes of routine can mount up and the most important thing you can do is firstly not give a bottle to fall asleep with init...

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Hi, He is probably waking out of habit now for the bottle and you would probably get more consistent sleep out of him if you stopped offering the ...

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Hi, The key to getting him to sleep through the night is not to let him fall asleep with the bottle. Feeding is fine but he needs to settle awake ...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Your baby is very well protected from this type of exposure. The chance of your baby being affected by this is hi...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Leann...
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Hi, Transitioning from milk feeds is one of the questions I get asked about a lot. Ideally you would wean your toddler off formula entirely and ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Leann...
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Hi, Unfortunately there isn’t really any formula to work out what a baby needs to drink, formula tins use a guide which accounts for the mo...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Leann...
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Hi Jess, It does sound like he may be reacting to something in the formula, it could be anything, but lactose is a possible contender. They do m...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Leann...
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Hi Tanya, Sounds like you are doing a great job, not easy at the best of times, so well done! Honey, cow’s milk as a drink, spinach and e...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Leann...
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Hi, Many processed baby foods are quite good now; you may even like to consider the Heinz organic range as well as some of the more specialised r...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Leann...
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Hi, I think you have voiced a very common concern and also reflected the confusion that there is out there about weaning and cow’s milk. T...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Melissa, Congratulations on the birth of your daughter. It`s really good to hear that she is happy and thriving; and it sounds like you are do...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, You really are lucky she is sleeping 12 hours without waking as generally this is what has baby waking all through the night. The protesting ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, It may just be a stage she is going through but as you say you don`t want to create any bad habits. She is no doubt testing you heading for t...

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Hi Kirsty, Along with her recent illness she would have also been experiencing 8 month separation anxiety and it`s easy to create some unwanted h...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, Babies routine can change suddenly without notice. It sounds like he is getting plenty to eat during the day and the night feed, may have bec...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, It does sound like it has become a habit and before it gets too far down the track you would be better to nip it in the bud. Do make sure she...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, Yes you are right it sounds like it is habit not hunger. At present he is probably experiencing 8 month separation anxiety so not a good time...

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Hi, This is her sleep association and it is hard and can be upsetting when we want to change the routine. I would try a new routine of the milk i...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to visit your Early Childhood Health Centre for ongoing advice and hands- assistance. Does your d...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008
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Hi There, It is a common question about milk, I find it interesting many children refuse to drink cow’s milk and with increasing questions...

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Hi There, I have to confess to being somewhat conservative when it comes to cow’s milk and toddlers. Guidelines suggest 600mls of milk pe...

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Hi Kathy, It sounds like you are both going fine! If you bub drinks what he is offered then that is what he is likely to need, they are very go...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008
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Hi Kylie, Just out of interest how did she go with lumpy food as an infant? If there was a problem there it could be central to getting her pas...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008