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Maree...
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Hi, Continue you to work with your GP to fix any issues you are personally having, you need to be well to cope with all the day to day stresses of...

Answered: 29 Apr 2009
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Hi Jade, He is relying on your presence to sleep and you might like to try ourit`s Time To Sleep settling program to teach him to sleep independen...

Answered: 29 Apr 2009
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Hi Tracey, Yes carrying extra body fat around the waist is associated with health concerns, but only in overweight individuals. That`s because t...

Answered: 22 Apr 2009
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Hi Haley, Yes certainly teething can influence their eating habits, swollen gums can of course lead a toddler to want soft foods for a time. But...

Answered: 22 Apr 2009
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Hi Julie, It can be a comfort for little ones, to drink from a bottle which doesn`t make it easy to make that transition. As long as your toddl...

Answered: 22 Apr 2009
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Hi Danelle, Cows` milk isn`t suitable for babies as a drink for a number of reasons, such as: In some infants it can cause slight intestinal ble...

Answered: 22 Apr 2009
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Hi Rebecca, The risks of complications are far higher in births that are induced or in a caesarean birth. It is always better for mother and baby ...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi Natalie, It sounds as if you are being very closely monitored for any possible signs of danger. You are very close to term so if anything more ...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi, They will put a drip or a cannula in so that they have access to a vein so that they can give you medications quickly and effectively. The dri...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi Carolyn, I agree it is best to wait until six weeks as it is much easier to see what is happening. It is a quick day only procedure so you will...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi Renee, When you start off you are working up to 2-3 meals and 3-5 BF`s/formula feeds by 7 months. Also at 7 months you are working up to more...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi There, Sounds to me that you are blessed with a great little eater. So baby is about the 85th percentile which is respectable and even more s...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi There, That`s good that you don`t add any nasties to baby`s foods, yes sodium is hard work on little kidney`s that are still developing. High...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi, You don’t mention how old your child is, or what medication he is on, but I hope your son’s reflux is now under control. It can s...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi Lizzie, It sounds like you have been through a lot already, and particularly because at the age of 9 weeks you already have several diagnoses!!...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi Vivien, Yeouch, twins with reflux- I found it difficult with just one baby, so my heart goes out to you on that. I would recommend you talk to...

Answered: 15 Apr 2009
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Hi, You experience many changes in your breasts during pregnancy. The size of your breasts does not indicate if you will provide enough milk for t...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi, You need to be really sure about your dates and then you can go up to 14 days past your due date quite safely. You may need some extra checks ...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi Sharna, I think you are on the ball to be honest. When you start solids you are doing so in order to head towards a full whole food diet by 1...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi Melissa, It is reasonably common that some bubs while being interested in what you put to your mouth (remembering that Œthe mouth` to a ...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi, It is not recommended that a baby be induced unless there is an underlying medical condition of the mother or baby. Inductions carry a higher ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, This procedure can be very effective if the person doing the procedure has experience and can do it without too much discomfort. The procedure...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Agnes, Try not to worry too much as this test can be inaccurate. Your clinic will request a more comprehensive test that involves a special die...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Helen, You still need to treat the thrush. I am unable to predict how far along you will get. The labour could commence at any time. You need t...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, You should find that both breasts produce the same amount of milk if you feed from both equally. Many women with small breasts feed very succe...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, Your midwife is right. It is probably pre labour and this can go on for a couple of days before labour actually kicks in. Try to get some rest...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Gina, Well done on getting rid of the bottles it can be a difficult step to take, a little like swinging from a branch to another one you cant ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi, If the bleeding is vaginal and you have had a check up and a scan where everything was checked then you can continue with everything as normal...

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, Unfortunately this can happen sometimes. It is a matter of finding something that works for you. It may be snacking on small amounts of bland ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009