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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy and childbirth. Please direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early Childhood Health Centre...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It has been found that the routine testing of urine for glucose and other abnormalities does not help to diagnose ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It does look as if it is a bit all over the place. Please discuss this with your carers but the levels are still f...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Hi Karen, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to visit your carer or your local hospital for a check up. It is best to be sure but if it i...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy and childbirth. Please direct your sleep related questions to Maree, or see your Early Childhood Health C...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy and childbirth. Please direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early Childhood Health Centre...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Hi Leah, Palpitations are quite common in pregnancy but you still need to have a check up, so visit your GP. Best wishes, Alex

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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy and childbirth. Please direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early Childhood Health Centre...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It does sound like thrush which is very common during pregnancy. Visit your pharmacist and they will give you some...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It does sound like a pulled muscle and this more easily happens during pregnancy. Take it easy and mention it to y...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This procedure has been done for many years and is a good treatment for cervical incompetence. The main risk is in...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The scan will check the position of the baby and then a decision will be made if they think that the baby can be e...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Your blood pressure readings are fine but early pregnancy can cause your blood pressure to drop at times and this ...

Answered: 01 Apr 2008
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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy and childbirth. Your Early Childhood Health Centre may be able to offer you some help. Best wishes, Alex

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to try to keep your sugar levels as stable as possible during pregnancy and you will probably have...

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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy and childbirth. Please direct your sleep related questions to Maree, or see your Early Childhood Health C...

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Hi Rachel, Congratulations on the birth of your daughter. It is great to hear what happened to you and how things went. You will find that she wil...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Helen, You may have a form of dermatitis and it needs to be treated. Please visit your GP for a diagnosis and treatment. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. A blighted ovum is when the joining of the egg and sperm does not happen as it should and it results in an empty s...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Jade, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to talk to your carers to see if this is something that is used at your place of birth. It is...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Nicky, Thank you for your enquiry. It is very difficult for me to determine what is going on. It is advisable to have a check up just to be sur...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Usually there is not too much that is done in early pregnancy other than blood tests and a scan. You are probably ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Angela, Thank you for your enquiry. Try not to worry about this for now as I am sure that your doctor would advise you if things were not going...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to discuss this with your GP and they can advise on your recommended regime for aspirin and Clexan...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes there is a chance that you could go into premature labour again. You need to take your doctors advice and not ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Tarlia, Thank you for your enquiry. It is normal to get morning sickness in early pregnancy and then it lessens from 12 – 16 weeks. Partn...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Tali, Thank you for your enquiry. Every woman has bacteria in her vagina as it stops the bad bacteria from getting in there. Sometimes you can ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The platelets are involved with clotting so if your platelets increase you may be at increased risk of clots formi...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Your baby will move more than you can feel it but you should be able to feel at least 10 active movements per day....

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Jasmine, Thank you for your enquiry. This is quite common in early pregnancy and it is probably nothing. Please contact your GP for advice as t...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008