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Maree...
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Hi Pip, They say it takes 3 days to create a habit and 3 days to break one, so this could easily have already become a habit. Try our settling te...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Betty...
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Hi, I can understand that you would feel scared, and I think I know why... Look at how you expressed yourself. You immediately link being pregn...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Usually an early ultrasound is the more accurate at predicting dates than a later one. The femoral length and siz...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Firstly, it is advisable to stop smoking as soon as possible as it has been proven that it does affect your bay, ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You may have something more than just stretch marks that are causing your discomfort. Please talk to your pharmac...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Leann...
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Hi There, Sounds like you are a duly concerned aunty! So here goes, yes 16 weeks is very early for solids and in fact it is not recommended for ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Michelle, Yes you have a tricky case here, if it’s not dairy in a food you can bet it has some soy product because soy is so cheap. I w...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Leah, You stick with it girl, breastmilk is by far better for baby, think of all those fantastic immune substance that you can get from formul...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Megan, Oh crikey you are putting me on the spot with the issue of canola. Personally I try to avoid canola oil, for example we only use cold...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Nicole, I have to confess that you are asking a milk conservative here. The American Academy of Paediatrics now recommends not using cows mil...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Sherly, Not a silly question in the slightest! I love having different questions to be honest. Tendon and cartilage has lots of protein, mi...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi There, As you have started reasonably early you have plenty of time to work up slowly to more meals and larger ones. Most babies run low in i...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Danielle, Firstly I think it is important to be sure you are dealing with eczema, it could at this time of year also be a heat rash and in som...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Susan, Well it sounds to me as though you are both going fine. Keep in mind that baby’s growth and development are one of your best ind...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi There, Yes not gaining weight over a two week period isn’t ideal at all. I guess I am thinking that baby is heading toward solids soon,...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi There, Sounds to me as though you are doing a fantastic job at balancing everybody’s needs, well done! Yes 5-6 feeds is the guideline, ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi There, Dinner time is probably one of the most common meal-time battles, my four year old, oops five year old is the same. Generally it is a ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write in. It is really lovely to hear how much success you`ve had and that she is over her reflux now. I`m s...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Kylie, The problem is you are patting her off to sleep and she wakes looking for your comfort. The idea of the program is teaching baby to sle...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Go with the flow and enjoy your holiday as best as you can all routine will go out the window as soon as you start the journey. Try keeping h...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Melissa, He certainly has a routine and one he likes so it will have to be up to you to change that. If you want to make the change then you w...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Anita, More likely it is 8 month separation anxiety and it will pass, just don`t create any bad habits you don`t wish to continue with later. ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, From about 6 months on a baby should be able to sleep through the night 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. But she may genuinely be hungry...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Nicole, We made a great fuss about going into the big bed on my sons 3rd birthady. We had it all prepared for a couple of weeks before and tol...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, These routines become a habit and you need to be the one to put in effort to break the habit because generally children won`t - they like it ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Leah, From about 6 months a baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. You could give our settling program a go and in...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Try our settling program it will teach you a feed/play/sleep routine and it is all hands on and no leaving baby at this age. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Some babies are just bad day sleepers. Don`t make a battle out of it and be guided by tired signs. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Two is a difficult age and if you have a good routine of dinner, bath, quiet play and bed things should work them self out eventually. It see...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, Tell me the routine for the night and how you get him to sleep initially, and how you go about resettling him when he wakes. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 15 Dec 2007