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Hi Julie, From about 6 months baby should be able to sleep through the night without an overnight feed. I would say he is comfort feeding and this...

Answered: 08 Apr 2009
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Hi, It is advisable to visit a baby shop where you can try them on and get one that is comfortable and suits your needs. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Hi Nicola, It seems he is relying on your presence to resettle. Firstly he must go the bed initially at night awake so he is sleeping independent...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Carole, It is fine to sleep where you are comfortable. Sleep is important in pregnancy and it will not harm the baby if you sleep more on one s...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, It is fine to take the baby swimming at four months. You may find that he will get cold quite quickly so take a change of clothes so that he c...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Shannon, You are still quite early in the pregnancy so the baby should have lots of time to turn. When the room starts to run out the baby shou...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Tricia, At 5 months you would expect baby to still be waking once over night and by about 6 months baby should be able to sleep through 7-7. Fo...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, If you are still grieving for your loss it is perhaps best to talk to a professional about it so that you can start to heal and not be angry a...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi, At 5 months you might still expect to be offering one overnight feed but not 2 feeds. After about 6 months baby should be able to sleep throu...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi Carolyn, All babies are different but usually from about 6 months baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. You coul...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi Leah, My website www.australianbabyhands.com is currently the only site which has accredited australian baby sign language product. There is l...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi, It is fine to sleep where you are comfortable. Lying on your back can be uncomfortable and cause dizziness later in pregnancy. Best wishes...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi, Your daughter needs to have some blood tests. She should have some routine pregnancy blood tests. They will check her liver function that may ...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi, Ankle swelling in late pregnancy is to be expected. If it is going up to your knees then this is a little more severe than expected. If it doe...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Hi, My specialty is dealing with baby sleeping issues. It would be best to direct your birth related question to Alex our Midwife, as she will be ...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Hi, Unfortunately it may happen again but hopefully not as severely as the last time. It is just a matter of wait and see. There are not many medi...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, From about 6 months a baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without and overnight feed so she is waking out of habit for the bottle now. If ...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi Trudy, I`m sorry to hear you`re having a tricky time. I`m afraid my expertise in baby sign language won`t really be of help to working out why ...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, Women having their first baby start feeling kicks/movements at around 20 weeks. Women who have had a baby before feel movements from around 16...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Donna, Yes you can offer baby a small snack, when they come to snacks really depends on baby so if you think he is ready then trial it and see ...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Michele, Yes unfortunately it seems about 50% of children who react to cows` milk will react to soy also. Before you change I would recommend ...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, From about 6 months on baby shuold be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. It sounds like baby may be waking out of habit for t...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Tanya, By about 3 months baby should be in a cot, they are starting to move around more and getting bigger. The choice is entirely yours. Per...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, Generally from about 6 months on baby should be able to sleep from 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed He may be waking out of habit for this...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, Yes twins will grow and develop at the same rate. Usually with subsequent pregnancies you start feeling movements at 16 weeks. You may be feel...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi There, Spinach and leeks have quite high oxalic acid levels, in some infants this poses a problem for their little kidneys. Often you can int...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Kerenza, A baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed from about 6 months on. It sounds like she has created a habit of ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi, Babies routines all differ and continually change as they grow. We say from about 6 months on a baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am withou...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi, If there is no other solution for you to stop smoking then this is better than to keep smoking. The nicotine will still go through to the baby...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi, Babies routine will continue to change so my best advise is to be guided by tired signs. From about 6 months on baby should be able to sleep t...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009