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Hi M, It is very common to have cramps in early pregnancy. You may just have to wait another week or two to see if the discomfort settles. If it c...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi Mel, You need to have a check up with your GP. It may be nothing but it is best to be sure. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi, If you think that you may be pregnant you need to do a pregnancy test. There is a chance that you may have been fertile and possibly be pregna...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi, Your body may be getting ready to go into labour. Many of these symptoms are related to late pregnancy. The numbness in your arms is related t...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi, This sounds fine. Try not to be too concerned about your weight. As long as you eat a healthy diet and get some regular exercise you should be...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi Alesha, You could be pregnant but you need to wait until you have missed a period so that the pregnancy test can be accurate. Best wishes, ...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi, You need to have a check up with your health care professional. You may be leaking fluid from around the baby or it may be urine (which is qui...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi Bianca, It is advisable to try to eat and drink regularly as it will help you feel better. The baby can get everything it needs from you but it...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi Jaye, We do know that the top allergy forming foods are milk, wheat and eggs. All of which are staggered in terms of when they are introduc...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi Bronwyn, All pregnancies are different and once you have had one pregnancy the next one is always a little different. At this stage there is no...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Hi, If you are not getting a period when breast feeding you are still considered being fertile. If you think that you may be pregnant it is advisa...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Hi, If you are still bleeding you may have an infection in the uterus that needs treatment. Please organise a check up with your GP. Best wish...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Hi, You really need to talk to your fertility expert about the possibility of transferring two embryos and the consequences of this. With your his...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Hi, The use of a dummy is entirely a parents choice and can be a life saver in alot of cases. However if the dummy does becomes a sleep associatio...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Hi Loretta, If you think that the bleeding may have come form your vagina then you need to have a check up just to see if everything is OK. If you...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi Michelle, This all sounds to be expected for this condition. The blood that you are losing is your blood and not the baby’s so there is n...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, This may be nothing but it is still advisable to visit your GP for a check up. You may need an ultrasound scan to see what is happening. B...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, It is advisable to talk to the company that you are contracting to do the spraying. There are some products that are less toxic than others. T...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, Aches and discomfort is very common in pregnancy and can be related to lots of things from the position of the baby to the pressure on your ot...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi Leena, You can start taking the minipill at any time. This pill works on the build up of mucous in your vagina and not on your cycle so it does...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, Thank you for your question. Unfortunately, it is not one that has an easy answer, because all children are different. It is like everything w...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, Unfortunately it is common to notice periods like you have described. There can be many reasons for this – it may be that she needs her ...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi Cherie, I`m reallly glad you`re giving the f/p/s routine a go this is your best way. During the day nce he has shown tired signs then try to se...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, It may be too early to tell what is happening. If you are not bleeding heavily, you are more than likely still pregnant. See how you go over t...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, If you think that you may be pregnant it is advisable to do a pregnancy test. Many women do regularly menstruate when fully breast feeding. If...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, There are increased risks of bleeding after the birth with the more caesareans that you have. There can also be problems with the placenta dur...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Hayley, Yes this can be common but you do need to have a check up. Call your GP for a check up and you may need a scan. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, If you think that you may be pregnant it is advisable to do a pregnancy test. If you have miscarried recently your period may take a little wh...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, If you think that you may be pregnant it is advisable to do a pregnancy test. Milk form the nipples can continue for many months after stoppin...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, This discomfort sounds perfectly normal. As the baby gets heavier it will put pressure on some parts of your body. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Feb 2009