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Hi Heleina, Arielle simply doesn`t know how to sleep without you and the only way you can change that is to teach her to sleep independently. This...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi Shelly, I can see you really have got the idea she is wanting to win and the vomiting is unfortunately a power play to get your attention and ...

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Hi, She is probably experiencing 8 months separation anxiety and this will pass, so long as you don`t create any bad settling habits along the way...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi Kylie, Don`t make a battle out of the daytime nap and be guided by tired signs, sometimes even some quiet time in a darkened lounge room with a...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi, I can give you all the instructions to follow our settling program and it has great success but some how I think you could do with some one on...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Every pregnancy is different and also your circumstances are probably different this time too – caring for a...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Linda, Thank you for your enquiry. Here is a link to safe foods during pregnancy. http://www.foodauthority.nsw.gov.au/consumer/pregnancy.asp ...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is very unlikely that you have caused any problems for your baby. You need to always check with a pharmacist be...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to visit your GP for antibiotic treatment. Bladder infection are quite common in pregnancy and need to be...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to see your carer for a check up. The swelling is fairly common in late pregnancy and can be difficult to...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Danni, Thank you for your enquiry. This is a herbal medicine that is used to treat many things, including PMS and ADHD. Some preparations are n...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The return of your periods can occur at any time and it can be irregular like you have described. Once you start f...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Nakita, Thank you for your enquiry. Your friend needs to have a check up with her GP for signs of any problems such as an underlying infection ...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Robyn, It does sound like you might be at the point of enlisting some help in the form of a nutritionist, naturopath or dietitian who specialis...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Amanda, Gosh one belt of mastitis is enough but recurring, ugh... Yes it is very possible that she is reacting to the formula, formula tends ...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi, I have to admit to being onboard with this line of thought; it is reasonably common that children (and adults for that matter) experience what...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Roni, Yes unfortunately many infant rusks have things such as milk solids and additives that can upset very young tummies, I can’t recomm...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Trudy, At 8 months solids do start to get a little more interesting, largely because babies mouths are beginning to be able to chew and move fo...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Nicole, Yes fussy eating is really common from about 18 months onward and it really can have you pulling your hair out. Its hard to say at thi...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi , Swallowing problems are reasonably common, things such as enlarged tonsils can be cause, but at 10 months it is still a little hard to tell i...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi There, Good questions! Eggs and fish are both fantastic foods, on the fish front it does depend on the fish, you can eat a little of some fish...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Sarah and Ben, That’s great that you are already booked in to see two health care professionals, well done! Just of the top of my head I...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi , I have a 5 year old who is similar; it can be infuriating at times I really do understand. Keep her portions for evening meals small so tha...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi There, It tends to make things a bit tricky with just one allergy let alone a few. I am just wondering if you are asking about soy and soy for...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Sharrie, It is hard to say whether your sons weight and height are an issue in this forum, if you or his dad are tall and big and big it may be...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Jen, Focusing on rhymes are a great start. Books with regular, rhythmic text and/or repetition will help your daughter to develop a sense of ...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Melinda, This is progress and there`s not much you can do to stop this. SIDS say the risks are greatly reduced from about 5 to 6months on. Make...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Nikki, Routine is essential for your babies and I would strongly advise you follow a feed/play/sleep routine. This doesn`t mean you have to fee...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Jenni, It seems so hard to get started on a new settling routine sometimes but keep in mind what you are doing now is also tiring and disturbin...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi Lizzie, At this age you might well expect to be offering an overnight feed. From about 6 months you could expect baby to sleep 7pm to 7am witho...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008