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Leann...
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Hi Donna, It must be upsetting that things don’t seem to be working. Keep on with the water, I am not sure how much your toddler is drinkin...

Answered: 15 Jun 2008
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Leann...
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Hi Tanya, Sounds like you have both been going great. Almost all the decisions we make as parents are open to leave us feeling guilty. Personall...

Answered: 15 Jun 2008
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Leann...
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Hi Nicole, I guess my first question is, do you know if it is cows’ milk protein or is it lactose that is the problem? If it is lactose only...

Answered: 15 Jun 2008
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Hi, It is good to hear that your daughter has been doing better up until last week, although I’m sure with what is happening this week, it h...

Answered: 15 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Linda, This can happen if you have had a baby before. Your body is getting ready to go into labour and it will soon. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, This can be normal and it may be due to the position of the baby for now. If the pains become regular or if you notice that you have a fever y...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, You may have pulled a muscle. See how you go for a day or so and if it is not feeling better see your GP for a check up. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Your discharge sounds like a normal pregnancy loss. If it smells offensive or is green you need to see your GP. You are at an increased risk o...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Lynette, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, If you are concerned you need to visit your GP for a check up and also enquire if you can get an appointment at the clinic earlier and explain...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Erin, There are some products on the market that can improve the stretching of your perineum and these can help the pain also. You also need to...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Cramps are irregular and contractions are very regular and will increase in length and intensity. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, You may need an X-ray of the area to check that you have not damaged your lower spine during the birth. Otherwise you may need some physiother...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Maria, This sound like pre labour and this can go on for a week or sometimes more. Try not to think about it, go for a walk or do something to ...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Carlie, You can check if you are contracting by timing the pains. Contractions are very regular and will get closer together and stronger. ...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Tami, You need to inform your carers so that they are aware. Genital warts may cause a number of problems during pregnancy. Sometimes they get ...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, Yes my second was the same, took him until about 11 months to really get into water. It really is perseverance to be honest, find som...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, I am guessing your toddler is breastfed as you have changed your diet and not formula fed? I hope this is correct. As I am sure you ...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, This is quite common. Young children are quite good at self-regulation so they can often have reached their limit by dinner time. On...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, Yes you have wondered into a minefield, infant formulas can differ in such small ways others in major ways and they all report to be t...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Glend...
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Hi Natalie, Thank you for contacting our organisation. Reflux can present in many different ways, and the symptoms you are describing can definite...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Hi Anne, Well done for trusting your instincts, and taking him to the doctors and getting some treatment for him (as well as a diagnosis of course...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Maree...
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Hi Sapphire, Often when our babies are sick the extra comfort we naturally give them can lead to some unwanted habits. Getting him to settle awak...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, The discomfort that you are describing could be due to the ligaments supporting your uterus stretching. This should ease very soon. Otherwise ...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, This can be common later in pregnancy. They may ease as the baby moves into a different position. You may also need to have a check up as it m...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your sleep related questions to Maree, or see your Early Ch...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Nichole, Congratulations. These early cramps are very common and are not signs of any problems. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, This is very common. Over the next few weeks the movements will become more definite. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early Childho...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008