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Leann...
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Hi Tania, It is very much about leading a horse to water. Yes that amount of formulas is likely to be fine for him, but having said that it m...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Leann...
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Hi Fiona, To be honest at this early age rice cereal is most ideal because it has an excellent absorbent form of iron, once you start baby on ...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Leann...
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Hi Nicole, I so understand why you are feeling desperate with this. Can I just ask if your little one has had all the usual bowel tests? They ...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Leann...
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Hi There, I did a handy fridge chart for Huggies on staring solids that you might want to print off, the link is: Solids Which foods...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Leann...
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Hi There, This is my personal slant on it, avoid the battles… don’t worry about the solids just yet, you still have time to allow bu...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Maree...
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Hi Yvette, He is associating sleep with your comfort and from about 6 months on a baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am with out an overnight f...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Betty...
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Hi, your daughter isnt a bully as she is 2 and doing what other normal 2 year olds do. You seem to be managing the situation well regarding her beh...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Betty...
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Hi - this is difficult. I assume the child is healthy and of normal development. There are a range of approaches to try: check your child`s feeling...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Sarah...
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Hi, Early pregnancy is a difficult time and the hormonal changes cause a variety of symptoms in everyone. Your headaches can be treated with para...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. I am not really sure what you are describing - it may be indigestion or it could be due to the position of the ba...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is always advisable to get a second opinion about this. You can either visit another obstetrician or even bett...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Cramping in early pregnancy is very common and does not necessarily indicate that there may be a problem. Try not...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This can happened in early pregnancy and is due to the rapid change in hormone levels. It may happen again if you...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi fafa1975,, Infant Gaviscon is often used as a medicated thickener for reflux infants, but please talk to your doctor or pharmacist- especially...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Glend...
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Hi, It sounds like you have been on a really tough, isolated road. Unfortunately it isn’t uncommon for reflux children to have ulcers; even...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Maree...
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Hi Sylvie, I have attached some information for you on night terrors and hope this helps. Cheers, Maree Night Terrors and ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, Many babies are catnappers and you could try our settling program to help with this. It teaches baby to sleep independently which is impor...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, If she is still in a cot you could still follow our settling program for 6 to 12 months, it teaches baby to sleep independently and offers...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, I have attached some information for you on night terrors: Click Here. I hope this helps. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, I have attached some information for you on night terrors: Click Here. I hope this helps. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Betty...
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Hi, Its difficult to look forward to anything when you are tired. You sound creative enough to look at different options....daytime, morning? Spend...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It can be difficult waiting for labour to begin when you are overdue. You carers are trying to do the best thing...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Sarah...
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Hi Jessie, Thank you for your enquiry. About an hour from hospital is fine, especially if you are having a healthy pregnancy. Best wishes,...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Cramps are very common in pregnancy. You could try raising your legs in the evening to try to relieve some press...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Leann...
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Hi There, Excuse me if this has been asked of you before but how much water does your little one drink over the day? Is she on formula? Doe...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi Bianca, Occasionally young bubs are given water for various reasons, such as hard poos/constipation (more common though in formula feed b...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi J, Well done for your GP to even consider reflux, it’s great to hear, as a lot of times it isn’t- simply because signs can be so v...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Congratulations on the birth of your son. I had always found if bub didn’t burp in the first few minutes, then they weren’t going...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Betty...
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Dear Helen, This is really difficult to deal with and I remember the isolation of being a new parent (and counting the weeks of my firstborn - it...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Betty...
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You are right - there is no point saying it is worth is as you have a beautiful healthy boy....but this approach might work which is a variation......

Answered: 08 Nov 2007