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Hi Michaela, Cramping in early pregnancy is very normal and common as the uterus stretches and your hormones are changing. If you start to bleed t...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi, The second trimester should be an improvement so try to enjoy it. You will start to notice your size as you get into the later months of the p...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi Kirsten, If you are experiencing severe morning sickness then it is worthwhile taking the medication in the short term. You could try weaning y...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi Leonie, Everyone is different when there normal menstrual cycle returns after giving birth. Some women have their cycle return after 6 weeks ot...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi Tarron, Hormonal headaches can be quite common in early pregnancy. These should ease soon. You could try drinking lots of water and also taking...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi Renee, Glad you have asked this, starting solids at this age which is really too young can have some issues. We do know that early introductio...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi Emma, Glenda is away on holidays at the moment, however I am happy to assist with your questions about your little boy. It sounds like the pas...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi, More than likely this pain is related to the position of the baby for now. You need to do some regular exercise such as walking or swimming t...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Hi There, Fussy eating can really have you pulling your hair out! I have a five year old who is showing signs of coming out of it, but on glimps...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Hi There, It is very common that bubs go off their food when they are unwell or while teething, given their gums can be swollen. You may find th...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Hi Alison, It is best to visit your GP for a check up. If you have a temp of 38 you probably are unwell. The thermometer may also be faulty? ...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi There, Sounds like it may be a good point to look up a paediatric speech pathologist. It can be the case that the oral mechanics of a bubs mou...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi Liz, Whilst it is common for reflux babies to have problems with food there could also be lots of reasons why your son is gagging and vomiting ...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi Bec, A low placenta in early pregnancy usually causes no problems to mother or baby. You may need another ultrasound at around 34 weeks to chec...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi, There is no normal time and every woman is different. It may return when the baby is established on solids or it may take a few months after t...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi, You can start at any time. It is always good to be prepared so sooner rather than later is good. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi, Some women can fall pregnant about 6 weeks after they give birth. Some women take longer. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi There, Yes `stuffing` is quite common, I have two who did a similar thing. In most cases it doesn`t pose a problem (they often gag when food t...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi Tess, Hmmm, not sure what is happening here, but if baby is okay with finger foods can you run with that. The only other thing I can think of ...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi Bec, This is very common during pregnancy, especially early pregnancy. You can try using some relaxation techniques or even doing some regular ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi, Cramping is very common in early pregnancy. It is to be expected but strong cramping and bleeding is not normal and needs to be checked. B...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, The presentation is cephalic (head down) and the baby is not engaged it is 5/5 out of the pelvis. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi Katie, You arent alone and there are few parents out there who can say they never put a foot wrong with such things. Just like you would with...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi Sonya, Well done on your cooking, it can get quite time consuming cooking up dozens of purees. Yes you are right adding salt and sugar isn`t r...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi There, Well done to you, you have discovered a good example of a bub who simply is over the mushy food stage (who can blame him). So yes finge...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi Shaybee, Well as they say `it never rains but it pours`. That`s great that you have had the iron deficiency and anemia picked up, once your en...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, Yes this is very common. Your hormone levels do fluctuate and this will cause your symptoms to feel worse one day and better the next. Bes...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi, You may want to talk to other mum’s to be or perhaps read a guide to pregnancy book that will help reassure you. Talk to your local hosp...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Katie, Numbness in hands and sometimes of the tongue is due to the increase of fluid in your body from the pregnancy. If you start to feel lots...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi, Cramping is very common in early pregnancy. IF there is no bleeding then it is treated as normal. If it is causing discomfort you can take par...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008