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Hi Jen, It’s great that you have seen such a great improvement already, even though all the feeds aren’t easy. I have never used Neoc...

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Hi There, Congratulation on your new son, I glad the health nurse has realized that there is a problem and is giving you some good advice to star...

Answered: 01 Dec 2007
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Hi There, Baby sign language research highlights that if anything baby sign language accelerates the speech process. Part of the process of usi...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi , This is a common behaviour for babies. Your son has learned this new action which is fun to do and he is testing it out or gets comfort fr...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi Sharon, I have just written an article for this website about how to manage toddler’s biting (see link at the top of this page). It ha...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi Belinda, As you mentioned, sibling rivalry is extremely common (in fact it is an important time for children to learn how to socialise with o...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi , It is great that you have her mother “on board” with your concerns. Time out is usually a successful strategy, but perhaps tak...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, It’s great to hear that your family is very sunsmart. As this is a clinical question, it is best to seek advice from your family doctor...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is best for you and your baby that the baby is born close to the due date. There are many problems that can oc...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. If you have smoked and drank during pregnancy then your baby is at risk of having complications associated with t...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is really a gamble as to the genes that your children may get. You may have to wait and see. Your children sho...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This may be carpal tunnel syndrome that is caused by the extra fluid in your body after giving birth and also whe...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to try to get someone who is able to help you at short notice - what about a school friend of you...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The PAP smear is not as accurate when you are pregnant so it is best to wait. Don`t worry it is very quick and ea...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. I am not too sure what your doctor is describing. You can have fibroids in your uterus that do not usually cause ...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is not unusual to have some longer term problems with your perineum after giving birth and they do tend to set...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is safe to have dental work done during pregnancy and it is best to sort out any problems with your teeth. X-r...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. If you are sure of your dates then it may be possible but most movements are not felt until around 16 weeks so th...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. How big was your first baby? This will give an indication of this baby. If your first one was large then you have...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is important that you do lots of pelvic floor exercises after birth and even if you are not sure that you are ...

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Hi Susie, Thank you for your enquiry. It is very common to have sore tender breasts in early pregnancy and they can grow in size too. This growth...

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Hi Michelle, Thank you for your enquiry. This may be related to pregnancy but it may not. If you have had a viral infection recently this can aff...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Any bleeding in pregnancy is considered to be abnormal. If you think that the bleeding is from your vagina and no...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It sounds as if you did have a traumatic time with your first pregnancy and birth but all pregnancies are differe...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Colostrum is present in your breasts from around 18 weeks and some women do leak this colostrum. This is no sign ...

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Hi, Here is a link to a guide to safe foods during pregnancy: http://www.foodauthority.nsw.gov.au/consumer/pregnancy.asp Best wishes, ...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, This feeling that you are experiencing may be due to the position of the baby at the moment. The discharge does sound like the normal dischar...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. There are several causes for an excess of fluid and one of them is an unknown cause. Your friend will be closely ...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, It is very safe to continue to feed during pregnancy and you can even feed both children without any complications to you or the baby, your b...

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Hi Helen, Here is a link to safe foods during pregnancy: http://www.foodauthority.nsw.gov.au/consumer/pregnancy.asp Usually tinned fish is safe...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007