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Maree...
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Hi Tanya, You will find him changing day by day, try a sleeping bag this will stop the legs from getting stuck. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi, SIDS say the risks are greatly reduced from about 5 to 6 months on. Do give him as much tummy time as you can during the day to help strengthe...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi, We do recommend to stop wrapping after 3 mnoths so this is great you are making the effort to chnge his routine. Try the sleeping bag during t...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi Sani, There certainly are a lot of things to get done in a day and the children should be in bed at 7 pm ideally. You can only do what you can...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Kirsty, Along with her recent illness she would have also been experiencing 8 month separation anxiety and it`s easy to create some unwanted h...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, We don`t recommend wrapping after 3 mnoths and with the weather so warm it is great you are trying to reomve the wrap. Changing a babies rout...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, When a baby falls asleep in a certain way and wakes on their light sleep (as we all do) then they can`t return to sleep unless that same comf...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Cassia, I really would advise you to follow our settling program as baby only knows one way to sleep at present and that`s with your comfort. ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The SIDS and Kids website lists frequently asked questions about babies and safe sleeping. Here is the link and a...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008
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Hi , Most boys are born with both testes in the scrotum. If there is one not descended it will usually descend in the first year. In some cases o...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thanks for contacting me. It sounds like you have had a difficult time over the past few years. It is difficult losing a child, and it is h...

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. I think that it is advisable to only take one bag into hospital as there is limited room in hospitals. Your baby ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, Try following our settling techniques instead of using the dummy to settle, they will teach him to sleep independently. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. As a general rule it is advisable to dress the baby in similar layers to what oyu are wearing plus one extra laye...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi Tara, Congratulations on your pregnancy and well done to you for what seems to be a well organized and healthy diet. It is common for women ...

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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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
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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
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Hi Del, We don`t recommend wrapping after 3 months and with Summer coming on and she is becoming more active now is a great time to remove the wr...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Yes you can teach a good settle routine from newborn and the best way to tell the different cries is to follow a feed /play /sleep routine. T...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. In subsequent pregnancies you can have runs of contractions that feel like labor is starting but then they disapp...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. SIDS NSW recommends that you place a baby to sleep on its back. You can place an object that the baby can look at...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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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...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is not recommended for babies to sleep on their tummies at all. It is against the SIDS guidelines and is consi...

Answered: 01 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thanks for contacting us. Is your daughter still quite uncomfortable, despite the frequent Gaviscon? If so, then I would urge you to talk to...

Answered: 01 Nov 2007
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Hi Clare, We don`t recommend wrapping after 3 months and the sleeping bag is good and recommended by SIDS foundation. He may be ready for 2 s...

Answered: 01 Nov 2007