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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. I am sorry to hear that you are experiencing problems with your pregnancy. Bleeding in early pregnancy can lead t...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Colostrum is present in your breasts from around 16 weeks and this is normal. Some women don`t leak but others do...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You really need to seek professional advice and help with your feelings. There is a lot of help around today and ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is always advisable to get a second opinion about this. You can either visit another obstetrician or even bett...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Cramping in early pregnancy is very common and does not necessarily indicate that there may be a problem. Try not...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is probably more comfortable and quicker for you to travel by air for sure. It will not increase the risk of a...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. If you are attending a public hospital for your pregnancy care and the ultrasound is for medical reasons it shoul...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Many women now days are pregnant when they are older. There is an increased chance of genetic abnormalities and y...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Showing sugar in your urine in pregnancy can happen occasionally. It is no indication of any problem and it may n...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, An expected date of birth is determined on an accurate last menstrual period date and ultrasounds to back this up. If you had regular periods...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi Carmen, This is her sleep association and unfortunately when you make a change like this it comes with much protest. I think you need to ma...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Its difficult to look forward to anything when you are tired. You sound creative enough to look at different options....daytime, morning? Spend...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi Stacey, Thank you for your enquiry. You can look at the NSW Midwives Association`s website: www.nswmidwives.com.au and look at the education ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It can be difficult waiting for labour to begin when you are overdue. You carers are trying to do the best thing...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. There are risks and benefits of taking this drug during pregnancy and it is a matter of weighing up both as to t...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Your baby is very well protected from these type of viral illnesses in pregnancy. In your first pregnancy it is ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Cramps are very common in pregnancy. You could try raising your legs in the evening to try to relieve some press...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi Kelly, Thank you for your enquiry. If you really want to feed then you need to only breast feed and not supplement the feeds at all. Your bre...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. I am sorry but I am unable to predict where the bleeding came from or what caused it. Please talk to your carers...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. There are many changes that happen during pregnancy with your body and your hormones. Every woman has different ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi Margie, I am assuming you aren’t vegetarian or haven’t been a long term vegetarian in the past. The Pregnancy and B`fe...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, I am happy to help. That’s great that so far everything seems fine as you are decreasing the Losec. I agree you don’t need to go ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi - there are so many things I want to say to you. I am really sorry to hear about your mother. This is an important part of your experiences toda...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Dear Wendy, who has advised this? Are you personally feeling stressed? Of course if you are feeling stressed then your baby will be too, whether t...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It may be best to discuss your fears and concerns with your carer so that you can decide if an epidural may be th...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. With subsequent pregnancies you do tend to get more of the practice contractions. This does not tend to mean that...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It sounds as if you may need to consult a lactation consultant who will be able to assess your situation and prov...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. With subsequent pregnancies you quite often appear to be much bigger earlier. Sometimes however you can develop p...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. A baby`s heartbeat is normally between 120 - 160 beats per minute so this sounds great. If you have had a large b...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi Kristy, Thank you for your enquiry. If you have an accurate period date then this is the best date to go off - you also need to have had regul...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007