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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. At around 20 weeks the baby can be anywhere in the uterus as it is quite small and has lots of room. As the baby ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Andrea, Well done to you for looking at making your own fruit yoghurt – great! Yes it must be full fat (until at least 2 yrs). I recom...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Tanya, Sounds like you are doing a great job, not easy at the best of times, so well done! Honey, cow’s milk as a drink, spinach and e...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Kia ora Keriana, Good on you for looking at yoghurt, personally I think it is a fabulous early food and both my boys loved it at about 7-8 months...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Nicki, Yes the additives would have been the main offenders, are there any additives at all, even natural ones? What about sugar and salt? S...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, I think you have voiced a very common concern and also reflected the confusion that there is out there about weaning and cow’s milk. T...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, As long as you continue to feed or cuddle back to sleep then baby will wake for this out of habit. I`m not sure how old baby is now but from ...

Answered: 22 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, It may well have to do with the way you settle her to sleep initially. Try following our settling program if she is not already sleeping inde...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, I think this may be more about 8 month separation anxiety, and if you can, avoid creating any unwanted habits in the meantime. This phase wil...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, It may just be a stage she is going through but as you say you don`t want to create any bad habits. She is no doubt testing you heading for t...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Nicole, This will be about 8 month separation anxiety. Try not to create any unwanted habits and try to insist on your usual routine and it wi...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Kali, The program may only take a week or so to work and he is already quite loud so it may be all good in a short time. If going down at 6.30...

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 Paula, He is probably experiencing 8 month separation anxiety at the moment so you can expect his routine to a bit out of whack. He is a bit y...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi , If baby is unwell you should cease a settling program until he is well again. If he needs water you should offer it but if it is milk I woul...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Sarah, This is the only way he knows to go to sleep and to teach him to sleep independently now is hard. Our settling program will take you st...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, Because you rock or pat him to sleep he wakes looking for this again and can`t return to sleep without it. I would suggest you try our settli...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, It`s hard to say why habits suddenly change. How do you get him to sleep initially, if you want him to sleep through the night then he must f...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, It seems he`s still tired and if you can get him to resettle then great but don`t make a battle out of it. Consider if his daily routine has ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, It does sound like it has become a habit and before it gets too far down the track you would be better to nip it in the bud. Do make sure she...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, Yes you are right it sounds like it is habit not hunger. At present he is probably experiencing 8 month separation anxiety so not a good time...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, I think she may be just testing you and if you give in now you might create some unwanted habits. Keep her noraml routine, put her to bed as ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, This is her sleep association and it is hard and can be upsetting when we want to change the routine. I would try a new routine of the milk i...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, Try following our settling program and a feed/play/sleep routine is also a great routine for baby. Starting early is always advisable. Chee...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi There, Thank you for your email. Baby sign language is a great tool to encourage speech and help those who have communication difficultie...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, It is very common in first pregnancies not to show until well into the pregnancy and it is sometimes around 20 weeks or later. Try not to wor...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008
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Hi Bridgette, Thank you for your enquiry. The baby does start to grow much faster in the second half of the pregnancy. It may be advisable to try...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Usually once you start ovulating your period will return. So if you are getting periods you are fertile. Sometime...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008
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Hi There, It is a common question about milk, I find it interesting many children refuse to drink cow’s milk and with increasing questions...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008