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Leann...
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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 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, 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, 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, Congratulations on the birth of your beautiful baby, and also for getting the diagnosis so quickly. It isn`t unusual for bubs to object to ta...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Maree...
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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, I definitely think it`s time to stop the wrapping (after 3 months we don`t recommend it). Keep up the great routine and watch for tired sign...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, You should always feed,play then sleep so baby falls asleep independently and not feeding. If you don`t think he is hungry then try using ou...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, You need to implement a feed/play/sleep routine which means feed when baby wakes (if due) 2,6,10,2,6,10 is a good feeding pattern. Then you p...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thanks for contacting me. You mentioned that your daughter has been dry at school for a few days – was she previously toilet trained? ...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, One of the difficult things for a young child to do is to express how they feel. He may not have the language to say how angry or frustrated...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi Rebecca, I know just how you feel! One of my babies used to bite me and she would even smile while doing it! The first thing I recommend is ...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thanks for sending this email. Raising a child is an incredibly challenging but rewarding thing to do. It is made even harder when we have ...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi Yasmin, It’s great to read that your family takes sun protection seriously. Freckles are rare at birth and usually develop as a resul...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You carry more fluid when you are pregnant so this can happen. You need to keep an eye on it and tell your carers...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Placenta Accreta is a major complication of childbirth and needs to be closely monitored during pregnancy and als...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. If it was a freshly opened hard cheese then you are not at risk of listeria infection. I’m sure that it wou...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, Firstly how do you get her to sleep intially at night, this is the most important thing when getting a baby or toddler to sleep well. She nee...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, The best temp is 18 to 20, so if you can use a thermostastically controlled heater that would be good. Don`t forget the smoke detectors! Ch...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Leann...
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Hi There, It is so common that when bubs get going on solids that they get constipated. I am assuming the constipation is new not something that...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi Caz, Even we as health professionals have our own personal slant on things I must confess. I think that you are on the right track in look to...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi Marie, Iron-deficiency is indeed most common in bubs 7-12 months, around six months most babies stores of iron in their bodies are running low...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi Brigitte, I would really recommend you call the great gals at No Fuss Feeding (they are in Victoria so I am not sure where you are and how thi...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thanks for contacting our organisation, and congratulations on the birth of your beautiful little bub. Is there a reason why you are keeping ...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, That`s exactly what it can become, comfort sucking and you would be best to follow a feed/play sleep routine where you feed, then play, then ...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, It is around this time that a baby usually goes to one nap but you really can`t force him too much and you really need to be guided by tired ...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi Katrina, What daytime naps is he having. You need to have a routine for him where 7pm is the main sleep and you may still need to feed once du...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi Andrea, Try using our settling techniques they offer a clear and repetitive message that it`s time to sleep. An overtired baby is harder to se...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, He is associating sleep with feeding and I suggest you follow a feed/play/sleep routine so you can feed then play then watch for tired signs ...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, My suggestion is a feed/play/sleep routine with feeding at say 2,6,10,2,6,10 If you feed(when due) and then play and watch for tired signs y...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007