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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is great that you are talking about this now so that you and your midwife are prepared for what may happen. Do...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. A baby`s heartbeat is normally between 120 - 160 beats per minute so this sounds great. If you have had a large b...

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Hi Kristy, Thank you for your enquiry. If you have an accurate period date then this is the best date to go off - you also need to have had regul...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Usually your body does cope with this type of slight complication. It will not affect your fertility at all. If y...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Morning sickness is one of the symptoms of early pregnancy. In most cases your body will cope as it is only short...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It can feel very debilitating in the early stages of pregnancy. The good news is that it does not last too long a...

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Hi Danielle, Thank you for your enquiry. If you want to take a supplement during pregnancy then it is advisable to take one that is suited to pre...

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Hi Darlene, Firstly, I think you are a star for two reasons, you are doing all the right things to get your milk supply going and you ar...

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Hi There, So your toddler is just over the 50th percentile, has she always been around this or has there been a change in her growth? So...

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Hi There, Personally I would keep ensuring her diet progresses normally, adding in more variety and slowly increasing the coarseness. Bab...

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Hi Carol, Around 8 - 9 months you can start to offer solids first and the number of feeds really does start to drop back. Baby is your be...

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Hi there, By `sticky` am guessing you are meaning they get stuck and aren’t easy to pass? Dry, hard and difficult to pass poo tends ...

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Hi there, Yes I think you are already onto it, it seems like he is self-weaning. As he is nearing 11 months two bottles a day especially as he is ...

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Hi There, Yes toddlers can certainly be creative with the meals you have slaved over. Have you tried just offering her a very small plate ...

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Hi there, Well you have come to the right gal. I have just finished a book on fussy eating recipes, it was out of sheer desperation that it c...

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Hi there, Yes Neocate is an extra-hydrolysed formula so it is easier to digest being broken down. I have to admit that I haven’t any re...

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Hi Rowena, You might read in some places that if they reject their meal then leave it at that. Personally I don’t think this is ideal. I...

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Hi there, Ah yes the fussy eating stage, ugh. I really don’t have any tricks for this one, the usual things apply (see tips box below whi...

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Hi there, Arrr, 9 months is a great stage there are soooo many more foods you can now offer your bub, yeah! I have included part of a chart b...

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Hi there, There is SOOOOO much info out there on solids that it is almost confusing, I did a handy tip sheet for Huggies on starting solids with...

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Hi there, Sounds to me as though you are on the right track, don’t be swayed by the well-meaning advice of others. Yes traditionally bub ...

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Hi there, Without knowing any other details (age, feeding, diet etc) its hard to say what is going on here, I would pop into see your GP. It co...

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Hi there, It sounds like your bub is going great! It is generally recommended that you use his corrected age for such things as the timing of ...

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Hi Jacqui, Are yes the fussy eating stage, ugh. I really don’t have any tricks for this one, the usual things apply (see tips box below w...

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Hi Katie, You must be an extremely good friend to want to seek help for Ashton and your friend. It must be extremely frustrating and difficult ...

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Hi, I am so sorry that you have gone through all this on your own, and I am not surprised you came close to having a breakdown!! I am constantly ...

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Hi Lou, It’s confusing, isn’t it, but honestly, there is no exact way of doing it. I wish there was as it would be so much easier for...

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Hi, I can imagine why you are concerned about the possibility of your next bub having reflux. That is a natural response, especially as I presume...

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Hi Karen, It does make it more difficult to implement the changes whilst still in your room, so I would definitely wait. She may still be hungry ...

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Hi, Don`t make a battle out of the daytime nap. Try resettling for 15mins and if no luck get him up and try again later. Cheers, Maree

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