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Sarah...
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Hi Melanie, You may have some nerve pressure form the extra fluid that is present in your body. It is best that you visit your GP for a check up a...

Answered: 08 May 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, More than likely it is not pre-eclampsia. This condition is more common in first pregnancies and quite often there are no obvious symptoms oth...

Answered: 08 May 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, Lower abdominal cramping and bloating is very common in early pregnancy. If it is not severe and there is no associated bleeding then it is fi...

Answered: 08 May 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, Some women can experience more severe ovulation pain after a tubal ligation. If you are not overly sensitive to ovulation cramps then you may ...

Answered: 08 May 2009
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Leann...
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Hi Wendy, Yes formulas can be a bit of a trial and error situation. I do know that Nan are one of the few formulas that have worked on their prote...

Answered: 08 May 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, It sounds as if you are having a tough time. The headache may be related to your condition. Try to drink as much water as possible so that you...

Answered: 01 May 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Trina, Your headache could be hormone related or you could be dehydrated. Try to drink plenty of water and it is still safe to take pandols if ...

Answered: 01 May 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Belinda, You need to discuss your options with your medical health professionals. They may be able to offer some other forms of pain relief, su...

Answered: 01 May 2009
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Amber...
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Hi, It sounds like you are doing it tough with your little one but you are doing a fantastic job; keep it up it does get better. Reflux babies a...

Answered: 01 May 2009
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Glend...
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Hi Kylie, It sounds like your little boy is very uncomfortable, though despite that, it sounds like you are doing a great job. Well done for conti...

Answered: 01 May 2009
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Amber...
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Hi, Has your son been diagnosed with reflux? If not I’d recommend that you speak to your doctor about the possibility of reflux (and keep pe...

Answered: 01 May 2009
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Leann...
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Hi There, One allergy can be hard, let alone mltiple, but at least you have the culprits determined. Generally egg yolk iswell tolerated, but tri...

Answered: 29 Apr 2009
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Hi Lauren, It sounds like you are having a really tough time; poor little man sounds like he is very uncomfortable still. You don’t mention ...

Answered: 29 Apr 2009
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Glend...
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Hi, It sounds to me like your doctor did at least consider reflux as an option, considering he prescribed a reflux medication (acid suppressant). ...

Answered: 29 Apr 2009
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Maree...
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Hi Hayley, Around 8 months babies experience 8 month separation anxiety and this may be the cause. I would be inclined to leave her to resettle he...

Answered: 29 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, If your baby is born premature it will not have developed all of its lining in its lungs so the breathing is what is most difficult for them a...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Rebecca, The risks of complications are far higher in births that are induced or in a caesarean birth. It is always better for mother and baby ...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Natalie, It sounds as if you are being very closely monitored for any possible signs of danger. You are very close to term so if anything more ...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, It takes usually about 6 to 8 weeks for your wounds to heal after a caesarean section unless you had ongoing infections of the wound. It is ve...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, Cramping and aches and pains are very common in early pregnancy. However, bleeding is not. It is advisable to visit your GP for a check up jus...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Leann...
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Hi There, It may be for what ever reason your bub needs a little more water per g of food for her kidneys and digestive system to cope. Keep off...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi There, Thank you for your lovely feed back, it can seem a bit of a void that you type away into, so I absolutely love getting feedback, especi...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi There, I do think we tend to be lead by science which will swing from one side to another but roughly within a narrow band instead of taking o...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Amber...
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Hi, Thanks for your question to Glenda. Reflux babies are all different and they progress at their own rate, but it may help for you to know that ...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi, Thank-you for your question to Glenda. Reflux babies are all different and they progress at their own rate. Sounds like you are doing a great ...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Glend...
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Hi Debbie, It sounds like your little guy is very uncomfortable still – and the choking episodes can be so scary!!! My little one also did t...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi Vivien, Yeouch, twins with reflux- I found it difficult with just one baby, so my heart goes out to you on that. I would recommend you talk to...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, If you are worried you need to have a check up either with your GP or midwife. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, Everything that you have described sounds very normal and to be expected late in pregnancy. The baby’s head is engaged which is what the...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, The antibiotics may not have been strong enough to stop the infection or they may have been the wrong ones. You need to visit your GP or local...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009