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Hi, The decision is up to you and your partner. The baby may still turn as your pregnancy progresses so don`t worry too much yet. The tendency tod...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, It is very common to feel cramping and stretching in early pregnancy. You may also be feeling the changes in your ovaries in early pregnancy a...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, More than likely there has been no harm done to you or the baby. Please visit another pharmacy for suitable medication for Thrush in pregnancy...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, It sounds as if you are a bit stressed out. You may need to look at your work schedule or perhaps ask friends or family to help out regularly ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Rebecca, It can be very uncomfortable in late pregnancy, especially with other children to care for and being a bit older. Try to hang in there...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early Childho...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, Everything should be fine for you to start to try for your next baby. Check that your iron levels were good after your first birth. Good luck!...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Ang, Having an anterior placenta does not carry any extra risks. Most women having their first babies start to feel movements at around 20 week...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your sleep related questions to Maree, or see your Early Ch...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi There GM, Firstly, congratulations, its all very exciting and you are getting close now. Very good questions. To be honest, I rushed out an...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Rachel, Any bleeding in pregnancy is regarded as abnormal. You need to visit your GP for a check up as you may need a scan. Best wishes, ...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi Carole, It is fine to sleep where you are comfortable. Sleep is important in pregnancy and it will not harm the baby if you sleep more on one s...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, It is normal to have an increase in vaginal discharge during pregnancy. IF there is any discomfort or the discharge is green you may need to h...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, It is great that you have had the bleeding checked and it seems that a clot has formed behind where the baby has implanted. This may cause ble...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, It sounds like you have hemorrhoids. This is quite common during pregnancy. They can be treated with medication available at your pharmacy. Yo...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early Childho...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi Siobhan, This is quite common in pregnancy and nothing to worry about. If you try to express both nipples you will find that there is colostrum...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi Elexia, This can be worrying to be exposed to possible illness during pregnancy. However, you can be reassured that your baby is well protected...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, With your first baby you tend to start to feel slight movements from around 20 weeks. These start as little flutters and then become more defi...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your sleep related questions to Maree, or see your Early Ch...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, This could be related to some stretching of ligaments of your uterus that is being pulled when you sneeze. The cyst that you mention may be an...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, This all sounds perfectly normal. First time mothers all miss when they had time to themselves. When you have another baby you will find that ...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Jess, You may need to go to your GP for a check up as I am not sure if you mean fluid or bruising. It is better that you have yourself checked....

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Emi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your sleep related questions to Maree, or see your Earl...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Nikki, Try not to be too concerned and I know it is annoying but it will settle soon. You can try drinking hot water to settle your stomach. Ot...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Lisa, Bitter lemon contains a small amount of quinine. It is not advisable to consume quinine in large amounts during pregnancy. The amount in ...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi CJ, Sorry but you need to be tough. Try replacing the bottle with a new soft toy that she picks and offer her milk in a cup only. If you are st...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, You can try doing some yoga for pregnancy as this will help. Also swimming and regular long walks can also help. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Shannon, You are still quite early in the pregnancy so the baby should have lots of time to turn. When the room starts to run out the baby shou...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, You are at the same risk of miscarrying as you were with your previous pregnancy. Hopefully this pregnancy will continue and it is fine for yo...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009