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Hi Rebecca, Thank you for your enquiry. The best indication that you may have a premature labour is lots of bouts of painful regular contractions ...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi There, I imagine that must be very frustrating, when you know in your own mind that something isn’t quite 100% yet you get no real solid ...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi There, Baby is by far your best guide, it can be a bit confusing when you look at the side of a tin which says 240mls numerous times a day, but...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi, It`s Marie here. I’m sorry that you are having problems with your new baby, I hope we can help you in any way possible. I think, especia...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Erika, It`s Marie here. MMMMM sounds like you are having a hard time of things and you are thinking along the right track, trying to get answer...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Fiona, It`s Marie here. Sounds like you are having a terrible time at the moment, and my heart goes out to you. After seeing 4 Gp`s and a paed ...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Megan, It`s Trudi here. You sound like you have done a great job with your first two children and their very different reflux situations. As y...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi, I am so sorry that things are so tough right now, and my heart goes out to you. I hope I can help by sharing what I have learned, and the firs...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Melissa, I applaud you on wanting to breastfeed, as it is definitely the best option for a baby, and especially a baby with reflux. There are m...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi, You really can`t hold back a natural progress, so make sure the cot is made up according to SIDS guidelines, a sleeping bag is really good. Gi...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi, Talk to your health nurse or GP about easing the wind pain. I don`t think the feeding would help the pain and you might want to consider cutti...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Lis, I have attached some information for you on this. Cheers, Maree Night Terrors and other Sleep Disturbancesnightmares; bad; dreams; slee...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Belinda, Find a good paediatrition to help you if you are not getting satisfaction, ask friends or your GP if they can recommend someone. Wrapp...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Rachel, So long as they are sleeping one hour that`s ok anything under one hour is considered a cat nap. Don`t make a battle out of it. If they...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Sue, Talk to your GP or health nurse about getting the wind pains under control. After that I would recommend you follow a feed/play/sleep rout...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It can take several months to fall pregnant after stopping this type of contraception as it takes a while to get o...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi Tamara, Thank you for your enquiry. You may need to visit a physiotherapist for treatment and advice. Yoga can also be beneficial. Best wis...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi Megan, Thank you for your enquiry. All of your symptoms sound typical during pregnancy. Bleeding, however, need to be checked out so you need t...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The baby’s feet are much smaller than the head so can go into the pelvis at any time but they can also go ou...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi Susan, Thank you for your enquiry. You will be very pleasantly surprised with your next experience of second stage (pushing). Once you have had...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi Carol, Thank you for your enquiry. Fibroids can cause some discomfort during early pregnancy but then can settle as the baby gets bigger and th...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes it could be the shape of your pelvis that is causing the babies not to turn but you must have adequate room fo...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi Shaan, It is difficult for me to tell if you may be pregnant. You need to do a pregnancy test as you still may get a period when you are taking...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi Rachel, Yes expressing initially can be confusing. The amount of milk you get from expressing is generally less than what baby can draw out...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi, I’m not sure from your letter what age your son is, but I take it he is around 6 months old? Is that right? I agree that spilling like...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi Brooke, Firstly you need to make sure both your children are settled to bed awake, this teaches them to sleep independently. If you are offerin...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. As many as one in four pregnancies miscarry in the early weeks so this may be what is happening to you. If you are...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008
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Hi Hazel, Thank you for your enquiry. If you are concerned it is advisable to visit your carer or local hospital for a check up. A baby’s mo...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008
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Hi, Sorry you`re having problems seeing the new answers. Alex answers all of her questions each week, and new answers are posted on the site each ...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This is a bit of a controversial area. The good news is that you have a bit of time to decide on the best option f...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008