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Leann...
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Hi There, I am guessing that bub will be 7 months by the time you return to work so in effect you could start expressing milk now. Just offer b...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Hi Helen, I would perhaps speak with my doctor or health nurse on this matter. If not in your room you would probably have a monitor anyway so I e...

Answered: 08 Jun 2008
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Hi, This is very common especially in the early weeks. The placenta is a similar size as the baby so it can be difficult to hear the baby’s ...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Hi Jodi, This can be common if you have had a baby before. More than likely your baby will get itself into position when it is ready to be born. ...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Hi, From about 6 months on baby should be able to sleep through so it is probably out of habit he is waking. If you want to stop this feed rather ...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Hi, If you want your daughter to stop waking for the bottle you will have to stop offering it. She will also need to be settled initially at night...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Hi, She is in control and unfortunately things won`t change unless you make the changes. Controlled comforting is never easy and all babies prote...

Answered: 01 Jun 2008
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Hi Hayley, Your older child will still be quite young when the next one arrives. You should include them in as much of the care as possible and st...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Hi There, Firstly on adding something to his formula I would strongly recommend not doing this, it can upset the nutrient balance of his formula a...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Hi, You may not be ovulating as yet but you can still try for another child. You need to wait at least 2 weeks after intercourse before taking a p...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Hi, Talk to your carers as they may want you to have a check up. Your baby should be still quite active and have at least 10 movements during the ...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Hi There, Thank you for your question. Yes we are just about to launch Australian Baby Hands baby sign language classes Australia Wide in Ju...

Answered: 08 May 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. External cephalic version is very safe and it can be quite successful. It is done with the assistance of ultrasoun...

Answered: 08 May 2008
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Hi, Yes, this can be a real problem when bubs go off their milk for what ever reason, your milk supply tends to suffer. I can totally recommend ...

Answered: 08 May 2008
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Hi Mandy, From about 6 months a baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. A 10pm rollover might be good for her, this mea...

Answered: 08 May 2008
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Hi there I have a number of parents who use baby sign language with their children, all who have different communication difficulties. Many child...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Hi Julia Thank you for your email. I love to hear people’s stories of their experience with baby sign language. Keep the signing up and ke...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Hi Terri-Lee Thank you for your email. The most important thing to remember when introducing baby sign language in your home is to make sure you ...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Fortunately in the early weeks of pregnancy your baby is very well protected from much of what happens. Your baby ...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Hi, She seems to be waking for you comfort and to change this you would need to learn to settle her awake into the cot instead of at the breast. Y...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Your baby will not stop moving but the movements may quieten a little before labour starts. You will still notice ...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi, Jealousy may be playing a part in this and she is looking for the attention. The essential thing is that she goes to sleep on her own initial...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Lisa, From about 6 months on a baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without and overnight feed. Increase her daily intake to give you confid...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Sue, Talk to your GP or health nurse about getting the wind pains under control. After that I would recommend you follow a feed/play/sleep rout...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Kristie, Thank you for your question. Firstly how many signs have you introduced to Archie? It is important to start slowly introducing only ...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to check that your iron levels are normal, otherwise everything should be fine. Try to get as much rest a...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi Jane, Are you offering a feed at these times? If so he may be waking out of habit. From about 6 mnoths on baby should be able to sleep through ...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi, It`s been 12 months now of trying lots of things and I`m sure both you and baby are quite confused about how and when to sleep. I don`t think...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi, Changing sleep associations is never an easy thing to do and takes persistence. You would need to teach her to sleep independently and you co...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi Melissa, Thank you for your email. When starting out introducing baby sign language to your child, I would start with a handful of signs, keep...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008