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Hi Maddy, Every pregnancy is different. Don’t worry if you are getting some signs then this is great. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi Renae, It is very common that little ones go off their usual eating routine when they are unwell or recuperating, or teething can affect their...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi Sharna, I think you are on the ball to be honest. When you start solids you are doing so in order to head towards a full whole food diet by 1...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi There, It is very uncommon for fully breatfed bubs to be constipated. Keep in mind that constipation refers more to dry, hard stools than to ...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi Penny, There are a few pieces of the puzzle that might help you with the direction to go in. Naturally made yoghurt such as Jalna and Bornho...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi There, Oh I sympathise, its hard enough when it is you but when its your little one... I have to admit I haven`t had experience with such a ...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi, Thanks for your question about your baby son, it does sound like you’ve had a challenging time these past few months. Certainly you have...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi Natasha, Thanks for your question to Glenda about your baby girl. It can be frustrating to have to wait for specialist care, especially when yo...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, There is a one percent chance of falling pregnant when using the pill and this is usually when it is not taken as recommended. If you are ill ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Helen, You still need to treat the thrush. I am unable to predict how far along you will get. The labour could commence at any time. You need t...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, This condition occurs from an increase in a hormone called relaxin that is present in late pregnancy. It is not the baby opening your pelvis b...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, Your midwife is right. It is probably pre labour and this can go on for a couple of days before labour actually kicks in. Try to get some rest...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Meg, It is possible the straight cows milk upset her digestive system, for example it could have been colic. You might like to talk to a nutri...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Melssa, That`s fine if your little ones prefer chicken, in fact many world reports suggest red meat is something to keep in heck for good healt...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Natasha, There are really only very general guidelines for the amount of formula, all babies are different and at the end of the day your baby ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Lisa, Thank you for contacting our organisation. It does sound like your little one is quite uncomfortable after feeds, and so it is good that ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, If you are not happy with your care it is best to try to find someone that you feel more comfortable with. Please go through the channels that...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, If the bleeding is vaginal and you have had a check up and a scan where everything was checked then you can continue with everything as normal...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, It is very common to feel cramping and stretching in early pregnancy. You may also be feeling the changes in your ovaries in early pregnancy a...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Candice, Your baby is not in any pain. It is important to be aware that the kidneys are enlarged so when the baby is born he will need more tes...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Rebecca, It can be very uncomfortable in late pregnancy, especially with other children to care for and being a bit older. Try to hang in there...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Mitsy, These feelings are very normal and to be expected. Try to have an open attitude to the birth and what happens will happen. Remember that...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi There, my second was the same, took him until about 11 months to really get into water. It really is perseverance to be honest, find some nic...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Tasha, Sounds like you are both going great. Around now there are a few new things you can start to offer such as natural unsweetened yoghurt...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Carrie, Well you have described a very knowing little girl, sounds to me that your little one is more than capable of indicating when she has ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi There, You are going just as you would expect, both of you. You are totally on the ball! Thickening baby`s formula is not ideal as it can ca...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi There, Probably at this age you might like to start with fish soon and work up to red meat. Yes, meat is a good source of iron, but certainly...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Nina, You haven`t mentioned how old your toddler is, but with toilet training in the picture, I am guessing around 2 and a half. A good firs...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi There, This is really common when babies start solids. Their kidneys need more water to process food they also need more water for other reas...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, It is lovely to hear that you are giving your friend so much support. I’m sure she really appreciates it, especially as this is somethin...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009