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Leann...
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Hi There, No I havent heard any new policy on infant feeding, the World Health Organisation is the site to check for these as most of the infant ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, It is great that you have had the bleeding checked and it seems that a clot has formed behind where the baby has implanted. This may cause ble...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi CJ, Sorry but you need to be tough. Try replacing the bottle with a new soft toy that she picks and offer her milk in a cup only. If you are st...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi There, Great questions, firstly on the Cheerios, yes in fact they are one of the few children`s cereals that makes the grade, so just for a ch...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Anna, Most babies/toddlers this age would be up at 7am and because she is going to bed late (ideal is 7pm) then her clock is all pushed forward...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, Your body can react to how you are feeling and if you are not comfortable it can affect how birth and labour are progressing. You need to rela...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi, There are medications available that can treat HSV if it may be active around the time of the birth. If there is no activity at the time of th...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Hi Amy, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. Leanne may be able to offer you some advice, otherwise please consult your ...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, You really need to talk to your health care professional about the possible risks of continuing the pregnancy and then you should be able to d...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, Please visit your GP for a check up. The baby will move at least 10 times per day. Discuss your concerns with them and they may be able to off...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi There, Sounds like you have both been going great! If you are looking to head towards weaning by 12 months you may like to choose a feed, perh...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi A, Thank you for your question. It’s interesting that your daughter doesn’t usually throw up the solids, but she does the milk. Per...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, I am sorry but this does not really provide enough information for me to decipher what the problem may be. She can contact the Maternity unit ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi There, There can be many reasons why a bub changes her feeding routine, sometimes teething can see them wanting to suck more as the pressure c...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi There, Well I think your English is just fine, I totally understood your question. I have a friend who gave both her boys breastmilk in a bo...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Trudy, Wow it seems that you did have a really terrifying time with your previous pregnancy so I can understand your anxiety. The good news is ...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi Christine, You will continue to have problems with your cervix if you decide to have another baby. You will more than likely give birth early a...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi There, thanks for your question to Glenda. It`s great to know that you are trusting your motherly instincts and starting to search for reasons ...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi Angelique, I would highly recommend that you follow a feed/play/sleep routine and then use our settling techniques to settle her awake into he...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi There, Just one thing that I noted was that a little bit of protein-containing food in his brekky/s may help. Protein is the nutrient that te...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Hi, I wish I could tell you when your son’s vomiting will stop, but unfortunately there is no easy answer to that one. I’m sure that ...

Answered: 15 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, Yes, even subtle changes can upset little tummies. I have to confess the black dots in baby`s motions are a little concerning, so I thi...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi There, Weight in babies is always a sticky issue to be honest. I guess there are a few things to keep in mind. Firstly, if you or your partne...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi, You need to work out the first day of your last menstrual period. This will tell you when were fertile. You are usually fertile around 14 days...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Carrie, Its not uncommon for bubs to start off ok with solids and then suddenly pop the brakes on. Some bubs in fact skip the whole mushy food...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi Linda, That is common for mothers of babies with reflux to wonder if they should switch to formula rather than breastfeeding (in fact I can rem...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Hi Nikki, You will only receive one or two doses of the antibiotic so it won’t destroy too much of the normal flora (bacteria) on your body...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi There, Sounds to me that you have made good adjustments and you are both going great! In terms of feeding routines I found the Karitane on...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi, Congratulations on the birth of your son, and well done for getting things sorted so quickly. I am really pleased to hear that he is doing wel...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008