Questions tagged diet

Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Kirsty, He`s not a good eater during the day because he is full up from the overnight feeding so you need to turn this around by stopping the ...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, An overtired baby is harder to settle. Try our settling program and follow a feed/play/sleep routine so you know when she is tired and can ac...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Betty...
Answer:

Dear Renay, this is difficult to comment on as it relates specifically to our concerns re SIDS. I am sorry but do not feel comfortable to discuss i...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Betty...
Answer:

Hi Suzie, The best advice I can give in this forum is to spend lots of time with your husband. It is really vital to draw strength from one another...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Betty...
Answer:

Hi Sally, Unfortunately at around this time (10-12 wks) is a really difficult time for babies as they really love whatever they have been used to a...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Betty...
Answer:

Dear Deb, With little ones, (and even us big ones) we get easily irritated when we are out of our routine, have little control over situations, are...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Betty...
Answer:

Hi, you are both really caring parents and this makes it truly difficult as you are trying to be firm in an area that also makes you feel uncomfort...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Kay (...
Answer:

Dear Adena, I`m not familiar with the sunscreen product you mentioned. It’s great that you have looked for a sunscreen that has an SPF rat...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. I am sorry to hear that you are experiencing problems with your pregnancy. Bleeding in early pregnancy can lead t...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

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
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The first test is quite inaccurate and can pick up women who do not actually have a problem. The second test is m...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

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
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Many women now days are pregnant when they are older. There is an increased chance of genetic abnormalities and y...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

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
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi, Ideally by 9 – 10 months if they are on chunky food it is good, but in your situation you may need to review this. I would really reco...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi Karen, So I am gathering here that she is refusing formula rather than a bottle given she will drink expressed milk from a bottle? As you ca...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi There, I think I would try omitting the milk (in fact it has some quiet major nutritional issues in bubs under 12 months anyway) but trialing ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Oh crikey! Well, my first thought is if your 19 month old is getting chocolate in various forms he is getting more than enough caffeine from it to...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi There, It sounds like he is onto your plan and getting all the b’feeds he can. I personally would pop into see your child health nurse ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi There, Just on the raw egg, it would be a waste, egg white has to be cooked in order for our bodies to get the protein out if it. But you can...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi Di, I did the same thing, like you say they aren’t patient when they are hungry. Really you can freeze any fruit and veg, the root veg ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi There, That’s interesting, both cheese (cheddar) and yoghurt (natural ones) are low in lactose. Has the eczema improved? Have a look ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Glend...
Answer:

Hi, Thanks for contacting our organisation. There are a lot of different ways that refluxers can present, and it can be really difficult to diagn...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Glend...
Answer:

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
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Christine, At present she is probably going through 8 month separation anxiety which won`t be helping but I am wondering how long this has...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, Each time you rock him back to sleep he wakes again looking for your comfort. To get him to sleep longer rather than just catnapping then...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Collette, He relies heavily on your presence to return to sleep and if you really want to change this I think you would be best to try our...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Ashleigh, Sometimes we try so many tricks and ideas that we only succeed in confusing baby and ourselves about how and when baby falls asl...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, She may have been going through 8 months separation anxiety (later being a twin) and this has disrupted her routine. Try using our settl...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

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