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Leann...
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Hi There, Constipation is aweful for bubs, you are doing the right stuff regarding fluid. As you will know offering baby regular sips of water (it...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, It is so upsetting to see them when they are constipated and it sounds to me as though you are doing a great job at covering all the bas...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Glend...
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Hi, I am sorry that you are having so much trouble with constipation with her- though unfortunately that is one of the occasional side effects of ...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Glend...
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Hi, Thank you for contacting our organisation. It is really great to hear how well he is doing; I presume the thickener you are using has made a b...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Glend...
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Hi, I am sorry that you are having such a tough experience, but it sounds like you are doing a great job all the same. I agree with the nurse that...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Hi Melissa, Thankyou for making contact with our organisation, and congratulations on the birth of your little boy. I’m not sure from your ...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, Tell me how you get Lilly-Grace to sleep initially and how you resettle her when she does wake. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, You need to discuss this with your carer. You may have a slight infection or it could be hormone related. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, You may have a viral infection. It is best that you discuss this with your carer if the condition persists. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You may have a minor infection or irritation which is very common in pregnancy. Visit your GP for a check up. ...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Emily, Infections are quite common in caesarean scars. Take the course of antibiotics and return to your doctor as you may need another course ...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Any bleeding is not normal in pregnancy. It is classed as a threatened miscarriage in early pregnancy. Many women do go on and have a healthy ...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Molly, This is very common in pregnancy. There are many drugs that haven’t really been tested during pregnancy but are thought that they ...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, You will feel movements very soon. This is not uncommon. If you only had a small tear last time you more than likely will have similar or no t...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Try not to worry just yet. General mild cramping is very common. If you do start to bleed heavily you need to contact a GP in your area. B...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Glend...
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Hi, Thank you for contacting our organisation. You don’t actually mention that you have spoken to a doctor about your son’s regurgitat...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, The dummy is ok so long as he is not waking because he has lost it then it can become a problem. Wrapping also helps. Try to follow a feed/pl...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, It`s hard to say why the sudden change. She may be experiencing night terrors I will attach some information on this subject for you. Cheers...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Bec, This is very common in the early months when you are experiencing many changes in your lives. You will be tired and be occupied with thoug...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Leanne will be able to answer this question for you. Please direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early Childhood Health Centre...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Melinda, It is advisable to take it slowly. Eat lots of fresh fruit and vegetables and continue to drink lots of water. It will get better. You...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, No you are not at higher risk. Doctors tend to say this so that you know when your last period date is and it gives you time to recover from y...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, If it is a tummy bug more than likely at this stage of pregnancy it will not affect the baby. You may need antibiotics to treat the problem. ...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Sometimes your body isn’t ready to go into labour and perhaps your cycle is longer than the average that will extend pregnancy time. If ...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, The discomfort may be due to an increase in fluid around your joints which is very common. You can try elelvating your feet when resting. This...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Your baby may be positioned in an unusual place that is placing pressure in that area for now. Hopefully they will move soon and you will feel...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, If you are concerned it is advisable to be checked by your midwife. Otherwise it may be something like a stich or pulled muscle that will ease...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Leanne, the panel nutritionist, shares alot of information about this. Please direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early Child...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Everything that you have described is perfectly normal. The baby is very well protected in the early weeks so everything should be fine. B...

Answered: 15 May 2008