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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The rash that you describe is very common at 3 – 6 weeks of age. It usually lasts around two weeks and then ...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The amount of sleep that you need is individual. Everyone has different needs some more and some less but the aver...

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Hi Liz, Thank you for your enquiry. I hope that you have been advised to take folic acid supplements for at least the first 12 weeks of the pregna...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This can happen in pregnancy and it causes no problems for the birth. Extra care is taken in that area so as not t...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. I am really sorry for your loss you must be going through a very difficult time. Please talk to your local hospita...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Any bleeding in pregnancy is regarded as abnormal. It is advisable to see your GP for a check up and an ultrasound...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to check with your doctor as to when you should have the blood test. I am not sure of your history...

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Hi Paula, Thank you for your enquiry. An irritable uterus can occur at each pregnancy but it also may not. You are at an increased risk of having ...

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Hi Zoe, Thank you for your enquiry. This may be due to the position of the baby at the moment and will change when the baby finds a different plac...

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Hi Elizabeth, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to try to find some yoga in pregnancy classes as they offer some great positions and bre...

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Hi Bec, It is advisable to see a physiotherapist and to try yoga for pregnancy. This can be very beneficial. Warm baths are great during labour as...

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Hi Reidena, Thank you for your enquiry. Sometimes that measurement of your uterus can be inaccurate, especially if it is your third child. You may...

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Hi Tanya, Congratulations on the new expectant arrival, all the best with your pregnancy, birth and beyond! Yes it can be a little tricky if che...

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Hi, From about 6 months on a baby hould be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. Try our settling progam it may be more about how sh...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Your period dates are the most accurate way to check your due date. If you have a longer cycle it can increase you...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Anti D injections are given routinely in pregnancy for Rh negative women and also at each sensitising event (such ...

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Hi Kay, Thank you for your enquiry. If you are worrying and feeling that something is wrong then you should have a check up. Pregnancy can change ...

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Hi Nadia, Thank you for your enquiry. Some women do experience morning sickness throughout their pregnancy and this is normal for them. The headac...

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Hi, I am sorry to hear your news. An ultrasound will confirm if you have an ectopic pregnancy. More than likely you will need a small operation to...

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Hi Elena, Thank you for your enquiry. This can happen during pregnancy due to the extra pressure you have on your body. The condition will ease af...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It does not indicate that the baby will be born early. The baby may even come out of the pelvis as it still has th...

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Hi Ellie, Thank you for your enquiry. You will continue to only produce colostrum for now as milk is only produced after the birth of the placenta...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It does take several months for the depo provera to wear off but if you also have irregular periods it is very dif...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It can be very hard in the early weeks of pregnancy and it is very worrying when you are showing signs of losing t...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. There are several glucose tests that can be done during pregnancy. Some are longer than others. Please ring your d...

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Hi Donna, Thank you for your enquiry. Raspberry leaf tea or tablets can be quite effective in assisting a woman to labour more effectively. There ...

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Hi Hayley, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to talk to your doctor to check that there were no complications that may affect your next ...

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Hi Melissa, Thank you for your enquiry. If you are experiencing painful regular cramps then it is advisable to seek medical attention. Otherwise i...

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Hi, Yes you can, that is fine, it’s a fabulous food! Lots of calcium and probiotics which are great for you both. Just watch out for s...

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Hi There, What an extremely special friend you must be to take the time to sort for help for your friend. I commend you on asking. I can give you ...

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