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Leann...
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Hi Kelsey, It can seem like a `baptism of fire` the first time around! Re solids, yes until baby is 9 months offer breast before solids, then sw...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, It is very common that bubs go off their food when they are unwell or while teething, given their gums can be swollen. You may find th...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Hi, Thank you for making contact with our organisation. It can be really difficult if your doctor says he would only be concerned if there was we...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Hi, I wish I could tell you when your son’s vomiting will stop, but unfortunately there is no easy answer to that one. I’m sure that ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Maree...
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Hi Selina, This is his sleep association and if you want to change this you may have to persist with implementing some settling techniques. Try...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Hi, This can also be normal. The hormonal changes can affect everyone differently. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi, It may just be a matter of hospital policy. You could approach the staff specialist for there opinion and to try to get them to allow you to g...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Taryn, It is not advisable to diet during pregnancy but you need to watch what you eat and not to overeat. You can try to reduce the extra weig...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, If you are concerned then it is advisable to visit your GP for a check up. They will check the scar properly for any signs of problems. Be...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi Claire, This is fine and to be expected. Please visit your Early Childhood Health Centre for ongoing advice and check ups. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi Courtney, You may need to visit your health care professional for a check up. You may have an infection or the baby may be in an awkward positi...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi Lis, The cyst is a normal part of pregnancy so it has nothing to do with the bleeding. You need to notify your GP of the second bleed as they m...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Leann...
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Hi Belinda, It sounds possible that bub has a slightly upset gut biosis (bacteria), I have to say at this point not to take this as a diagnosis, s...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi, I am so glad that you contacted us; it sounds like you could do with some support and I hope I can help. Reflux can be a very stressful and ov...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi Melissa, thanks for your question to Glenda about your baby girl, it sounds like you have been following all the advice available to you, and s...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi Janiel, Thanks for contacting Glenda and seeking advice from RISA, I believe a lot of mothers with Reflux babies have been in similar positions...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, Try to follow a feed/play/sleep routine and then use our settling techniques to settle him awake into his cot this way you know he is sleeping...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, Talk to your health nurse or GP about getting the reflux under control firstly. I would highly recommend that you follow a feed/play/sleep rou...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, Yes I do feel like I`m on repeat play sometimes but every mum and baby are unique and so is their story. He simply does not know how to slee...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, Keep working with you GP to get the formula under control. I would highly recommend that you follow a feed/play/sleep routine and then use our...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Leg cramps are more common in pregnancy. They can be relieved by raising your legs in the evening before bed, eating bananas to increase your ...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, It does sound as if you do need some treatment. The one off dose of cortisone should not have any detrimental effects on your babies. It is fa...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi Katherine, You have indigestion which is very common in pregnancy. There are many preparations available to help ease the symptoms. Please enqu...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Joy, If the baby is low it does not indicate that the baby will be early. It just likes ot be there. The varicose veins are unfortunate but the...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi, Reflux is common in babies, but even more so in premature babies and it sounds as though you have had a difficult time of it. It is good to he...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Maree...
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Hi Emma, If you were to follow a feed/play/sleep routine then he would sleep and when he wakes you feed and then play and then watch for tired sig...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi Vicky, Firstly talk to your health nurse or GP about relieving the wind pain. Wrapping baby can also help with this. The way you can tell if ba...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, If you were to follow a feed/play/sleep routine then he would sleep and when he wakes you feed and then play and then watch for tired signs an...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Michelle, This can sometimes happen and you may continue to bleed on and off for the pregnancy. The blood that you are losing is your blood and...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Melissa, It really depends on the type of anesthetic that you have for the operation. Some are better than others and some may suit you more th...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008