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Hi, The best way to get a bay sleeping through the night is to settle awake into the cot so they learen to sleep independently as a lot of waking...

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Hi Catherine, Give him some extra tummy time during the day so he can roll himself back again this will pass soon enough. Try our settling techn...

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Hi Annemarie, Persistence is really the only way to get him sleeping on his own. Unfortunately vomiting is a protest and a power play to get your...

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Hi, If you are following our settling program you settle in blocks of 15 mins and then offer a reassurring cuddle. You should try settling for on...

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Hi, That`s exactly what it can become, comfort sucking and you would be best to follow a feed/play sleep routine where you feed, then play, then ...

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Hi Chelsea, As long as you continue to offer the feed she will continue to wake for it. If you really want her to sleep through the night you nee...

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Hi Katrina, What daytime naps is he having. You need to have a routine for him where 7pm is the main sleep and you may still need to feed once du...

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Hi, From about 6 months on a baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. Give him the benefit of the doubt for another mon...

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Hi, Hopefully it was just a one off bad night but I would avoid creating any habits you don`t wish to continue with in the future. With the baby,...

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Hi Nicky, On top of this he was probably going through 8 month separation anxiety also. Now you are back and settled try follownig our settling p...

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Hi Shelley, From about 6 months on a baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. Give him the benefit of the doubt for ano...

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Hi, Hi Firstly you must stop the feeding as she associates sleep with this, as long as you continue to offer the feed she will continue to wake f...

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Hi, Hi Firstly you must stop the feeding as he associates sleep with this, as long as you continue to offer the feed he will continue to wake for...

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Hi, He is doing well and you wouldn`t expect a baby to sleep right through until 6 months or more. Be guided by tired signs but try to avoid late...

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Hi, Let him know it`s not ok to be awake and go in and offer a clear message that it`s time to sleep and leave. Talk about it during the day that...

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Hi Andrea, Try using our settling techniques they offer a clear and repetitive message that it`s time to sleep. An overtired baby is harder to se...

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Hi, Hi Firstly you must stop the feeding as he associates sleep with this, as long as you continue to offer the feed he will continue to wake for...

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Hi, The best temp is 18 to 20, so if you can use a thermostastically controlled heater that would be good. Don`t forget the smoke detectors! Ch...

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Hi Angela, It is really your choice but 2 hourly feeding is hard and you are settling yourself up for constant demand feeding. You would only exp...

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Hi, SIDS say after 5 to 6 months the risk is greatly reduced, give her extra tummy time during the day to strengthen her neck and rolling is a pa...

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Hi, It`s not always easy to say why baby is suddenly changing routine. Continue to increase the daily food intake to give confidence that he is ...

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Hi Dee, Do try our settling program the techniques offer clear and repetitive message, my son was 12 months and had never slept through the night...

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Hi, He is associating sleep with feeding and I suggest you follow a feed/play/sleep routine so you can feed then play then watch for tired signs ...

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Hi, I would not be expecting a baby of this age to sleep right through without a feed but if you believe he is not hungry and relying on the dumm...

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Hi, This not about the napping it is all about the feeding. As long as you continue to offer the feed he will continue to wake for it. If you rea...

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Hi, My suggestion is a feed/play/sleep routine with feeding at say 2,6,10,2,6,10 If you feed(when due) and then play and watch for tired signs y...

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Hi Kathryn, If you are really worried about his constant wetting, the first thing I would advise is to take him to the doctor to eliminate any me...

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Hi Christine & Joseph, It is difficult in families to cope if we are not getting enough sleep, but it sounds like your older daughter is often ab...

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Hi Klare, It can be frustrating as a parent to hear our beloved children constantly whining and crying. She sounds like a sensitive and caring ...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The organs are all present in the baby from around 8 weeks but they are not mature or functioning at that stage. ...

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