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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It can feel very debilitating in the early stages of pregnancy. The good news is that it does not last too long a...

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Hi Danielle, Thank you for your enquiry. If you want to take a supplement during pregnancy then it is advisable to take one that is suited to pre...

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Hi there, There is SOOOOO much info out there on solids that it is almost confusing, I did a handy tip sheet for Huggies on starting solids with...

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Hi Katie, You must be an extremely good friend to want to seek help for Ashton and your friend. It must be extremely frustrating and difficult ...

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Hi, I can imagine why you are concerned about the possibility of your next bub having reflux. That is a natural response, especially as I presume...

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Hi Carmen, This is her sleep association and unfortunately when you make a change like this it comes with much protest. I think you need to make ...

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Hi, You are lucky she sleeps through the night because usually when a baby or toddler is transferred once asleep this is why they wake through th...

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Hi Peta, With changes to a childs routine such as daycare you can expect other changes to occur as well. You are best not to start any unwanted h...

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You have both had a really hard start to your brand new lives. Well done though for having the insight and caring to write in to me. Can you try to...

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Having a little one can be extremely demanding...you need to tell more about what else is going on....this may pass depending on the situation. Oft...

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Dear Nadine, 1, If you want to do something, eg , showjumping, find a carer for your daughter and go and enjoy yourself. Focus on having a great ...

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Hi - ask your friend how she is feeling and share with her your own experiences...leave it to her to manage her life....you can let her know you ar...

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I understand how you must be feeling - I would suggest discussing this situation with a psychologist so you can feel a greater sense of control. Th...

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The fact that you are terrified is what will contribute to these feelings - they are the same types of feelings. Can you see someone to help you wi...

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Hi Mel, Thank you for your enquiry. This would have no effect on the baby whatsoever. Best wishes, Alex.

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Folate is recommended several months before a planned pregnancy and the first three months of pregnancy. You can ...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This sounds fine. Don`t be too concerned about weight during pregnancy and try to eat healthy foods and not too m...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Your feelings are very normal and are to be expected with your friend having had such a terrible thing happen to ...

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Hi Bek, Thank you for your enquiry. You can try some yoga for pregnancy as this can give some good relief. You may also need to be referred to a ...

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Hi Bianca, Thank you for your enquiry. Braxton hicks tend to involve the entire uterus so if it is only in one area it is more likely to be the b...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The teeth grinding could be related to your daughter teething. Don`t worry this is not a life-long habit, it will...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to try to be as healthy as possible prior to pregnancy and if you do fall pregnant you can contin...

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HI, Thank you for your enquiry. Your body goes through lots of changes during early pregnancy and everyone is different and can experience differ...

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Hi Kelli, Thank you for your enquiry. The pregnancy screening blood tests happen after you are pregnant unless you have showed up a problem with ...

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HI Megan, Thank yo for your enquiry. Early ultrasounds can be inaccurate at predicting size and dates sometimes as the baby can be difficult to s...

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Hi Sarah, Yes it is so common these days, cows` milk protein allergies and also lactose intolerance. That’s fantastic that he has imp...

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Hi there, Most nursing mums produce around 800mls a day, but ultimately the amount depends on your baby, how often and how much bub feeds is ...

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Hi there I suffered from chronic reflux when I was pregnant and found the following helped me. I used to have antacid tablets, similar to mylan...

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Hi, The most important thing is that you settle him awake into his cot at night initially so he learns to sleep independently Controlled comfort...

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Hi, From about 6 months on a baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without and overnight feed. It sounds like she is becoming dependent on a comf...

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