1. home
  2. expert panel
  3. tags
  4. constipation

Questions tagged constipation

Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, When a child has been ill we naturally give extra comfort to them and it may be that she has some sleep associations now. The vomiting is a pr...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, This must be really hard for you and I would advise you to see your doctor and get his recommendations for professional assistance. Do keep tw...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Rachel, Be guided by tired signs during this transition time, each day won`t be the same. Have an early dinner ready on the days he ins`t sleep...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Rachel, Congratulations on the birth of your daughter. It is great to hear what happened to you and how things went. You will find that she wil...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Natalie, Thank you for your enquiry. You may want to try a physiotherapist or even yoga for pregnancy can help ease the pressure. Best wishes,

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Nicky, Thank you for your enquiry. It is very difficult for me to determine what is going on. It is advisable to have a check up just to be sur...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This may be just a small amount of the plug which can happen at times. As long as there are no contractions and no...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The glands that are raised are your lymph glands and these respond to infections or hormone changes in your body. ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Chantal, Thank you for your enquiry. This is like a small bruise that has formed as the baby attached to the uterus. It is where there has been...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes there is a chance that you could go into premature labour again. You need to take your doctors advice and not ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Here is a link to an article and there are links listed at the bottom of the article to other organisations: http:...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to get some regular exercise such as walking and some non weight bearing exercise such as swimming...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Jasmine, Thank you for your enquiry. This is quite common in early pregnancy and it is probably nothing. Please contact your GP for advice as t...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi Leah, Yes some dairy products are great at this age, and you have mentioned the two I would recommend as they are both low in lactose, cheese a...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi Johanna, Yes it can really have you running in circles when they opt not to eat, and it is very much a case of leading a horse to water. You m...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, I think the dummy needs to go, and if you were to implement our settling techniques you would fix both problems. At 5 months it is still all ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, I will attach some information for you on night terrors and sleep talking this may help. If it continues you may need to seek some professi...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Aches and pains are common in pregnancy and even more so if you are caring for a small toddler as well. If the pa...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, This may not be related to the pregnancy. In early pregnancy you can get the odd cramp and stretching feeling usually in the abdomen. Best w...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Charlene, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to see your GP and have your urine tested as you may have an infection that is resistant to the...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, A Caesar is a major abdominal operation that involves cutting your abdomen open to retrieve the baby. It is only advised if there is a proble...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi There, Yes two weeks is getting to the upper limit time-wise. It isn’t common for exclusively breastfed bubs to experience constipation...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi Donna, Sounds like things are going in the right direction, I am wondering if this occurs on a day or two where it has been hot and/or your li...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Shelley, I have attached some information for you on this subject and I hope it is of help to you. I would perhaps seek some professional assi...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Glenda, The crying it out method will work but is harsher than the controlled comforting techniques we use which are all hands on at this age....

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Janine, William will be experiencing 8 month separation anxiety at present and this won`t be helping. He will also be teething on and off unti...

Answered: 15 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Wuanita, Thank you for your enquiry. It is probably worth seeing a physiotherapist for an assessment. They may be able to offer something else ...

Answered: 08 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Varicose veins can be a complication of pregnancy and can be worse if there is a family history. They may cause so...

Answered: 08 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This procedure is done in the maternity unit and the woman is closely observed for a few hours afterwards to see i...

Answered: 08 Mar 2008
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Amanda, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to talk to your pregnancy carers for more advice on this. You need to learn as much as you can abo...

Answered: 08 Mar 2008