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Hi, The tightenings are Braxton hicks which are a normal part of pregnancy. They can be uncomfortable at times. If you are getting a lot of pain y...

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Hi Marinela, This should be nothing to worry about but you should have a quick check up with your GP. Any bleeding in pregnancy is regarded as abn...

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Hi, It can take a normal healthy couple at least 6 months to get pregnant and sometimes it can take up to 12 months. Try not to worry too much jus...

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Hi Mel, Your baby probably has what is called ‘intra uterine growth retardation’. This cause of this condition is generally unknown bu...

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Hi, You could try doing some regular exercise such as walking or swimming as this can assist sleep. It is also good for muscle pain. Yoga during p...

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Hi Mandy, Fussy eating can really have you pulling your hair out! I have a six year old who is showing signs of coming out of it, but only glimpse...

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Hi There, Its very normal for toddlers to be fussy, but when you say not eat, I am wondering just to what extent you mean. If you little one is ...

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Hi There, It sounds to me that you are going just fine and calcium isn`t an issue. It isn’t all that uncommon that toddlers simply refuse ...

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Hi There, Well done to you! Carob is fabulous for little ones, we have carob bites in the cupboard a lot (organic puffed rice covered in carob). ...

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Hi Melissa, Yes 14-18 months is the most common point that fussy eating hits, and I totally hear you, I have a fussy foodie myself. I still sneak...

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Hi Toni, Thanks for your question to Glenda and RISA, I hope I can assist or provide some ideas to answer your night time question. You haven`t me...

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Hi Bel, Yes breastfeeding and weaning can affect your cycle. See how it goes over the next few months and if it stays irregular you may need to se...

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Hi, These sorts of exercises are great during pregnancy. It is good to try to use these muscles during pregnancy as they help strengthen your back...

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Hi Tania, It is really up to you when you start to try for another baby. If you are breast feeding this may affect your ovulation so it may take a...

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Hi, Any medications need to be checked with your pharmacist or GP during pregnancy. SO please check with them. Warm baths are fine during pregnanc...

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Hi Melanie, You may have some nerve pressure form the extra fluid that is present in your body. It is best that you visit your GP for a check up a...

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Hi, More than likely it is not pre-eclampsia. This condition is more common in first pregnancies and quite often there are no obvious symptoms oth...

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Hi, You need to talk to your midwife again and ask her to please explain things a bit more clearly to you. Write a list of questions that you are ...

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Hi, Some women can experience more severe ovulation pain after a tubal ligation. If you are not overly sensitive to ovulation cramps then you may ...

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Hi Roxane, It is really just a matter of finding something that will work for you. Pinetarsol is great for itching. If you are finding that remedi...

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Hi Nadine, Thanks for your question about your current situation; you certainly are not alone as a new mother trying to manage sleep, quiet times,...

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Hi, Identifying the sex of the baby can be difficult sometimes and it also depends on the skill of the person. If it is really important you may b...

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Hi, It could take many weeks to produce enough milk for your baby now and the baby has not learnt to feed from the breast so he would find it frus...

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Hi, Pap smears are not usually recommended during pregnancy because they can be inaccurate. However, at 5 weeks it has a greater chance of finding...

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Hi Antoinette, Sounds like you are going great with Adam. It is likely that you have two options. Firstly, you can persevere with offering formu...

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Hi Danielle, I totally hear you, one of the common quotes I use is `a happy mum is a happy bub/child`. It is of the utmost importance to look aft...

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Hi Kath, Just on the question of baby yoghurts, just between you and me (tee hee) I defer to the label, if you read the label and it has a long li...

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Hi There, Much of what we eat can be driven by personality as you have found You can do all the right stuff butstill end up with a fussy foodie, ...

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Hi Navreet, I am guessing it is fussy eating that you are describing? Fussy eating can really have you pulling your hair out! I have a six year ...

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Hi Jade, I would imagine there would be many theories on what the deposits are. It might help to have them sampled to determine what they are, fo...

Answered: 29 Apr 2009