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Leann...
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Hi There, That’s interesting, both cheese (cheddar) and yoghurt (natural ones) are low in lactose. Has the eczema improved? Have a look ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thanks for contacting our organisation. There are a lot of different ways that refluxers can present, and it can be really difficult to diagn...

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Hi Christine, At present she is probably going through 8 month separation anxiety which won`t be helping but I am wondering how long this has...

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Hi, Each time you rock him back to sleep he wakes again looking for your comfort. To get him to sleep longer rather than just catnapping then...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi Collette, He relies heavily on your presence to return to sleep and if you really want to change this I think you would be best to try our...

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Hi Ashleigh, Sometimes we try so many tricks and ideas that we only succeed in confusing baby and ourselves about how and when baby falls asl...

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Hi, She may have been going through 8 months separation anxiety (later being a twin) and this has disrupted her routine. Try using our settl...

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Hi, You really might expect to offer an overnight feed to a baby this age and I would not expect him to be sleeping through without it until a...

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Hi, She is definitely waking out of habit for this comfort feed and if you want to make the change you will have to stop the feed From about 6...

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Hi Alicia, All babies are different but you might expect she sleeps 12 to 16 hours during one day. The best thing you can do is follow a feed/...

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Hi, You really might expect to offer an overnight feed to a baby this age and I would not expect her to be sleeping through without it until a...

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Hi, Firstly see you doctor and sort out if he has colic as he can help with that. Secondly, the best thing you can do is follow a feed/pl...

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Hi Jacinta, You have made great progress giving up the night feeds and he is testing you now to see if you will go back to the old way (he lik...

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Hi Lara, The vomiting is a power play to get your attention and it works. If you want to follow our settling program to teach him to sleep ind...

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Hi, You are right she only associates sleep with you and transferring once asleep does not work because when she wakes on her light sleep (as ...

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Hi, SIDS say from about 5 to 6 months the risk are greatly reduced and you really can`t stop a baby from developing. Give him extra tummy time...

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Hi, I think that`s a mothers lot in life to feel guilty - why I`m not sure! If you really want to make the change then you need to move her to...

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Dear Michelle, If your child is screaming then there is something wrong. Saying No and ignoring are really not going to work for any age group...Le...

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Hi, this is a very common feeling amongst mothers. There are so many changes when you have children, and you have had yours close together which is...

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Dear Shaz, i would use a facecloth to bathe him until he feels comfortable again. It is hard to know `why` it happened. Either way, it has, and if ...

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Hi, Its difficult to look forward to anything when you are tired. You sound creative enough to look at different options....daytime, morning? Spend...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You will need to wean her slowly if you want to stop feeding altogether otherwise your breasts will become sore....

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Hi, You can feed a six month old baby yoghurt so you could mix a plain yoghurt into food which is better than cow`s milk. You don`t really have ...

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Hi There, Excuse me if this has been asked of you before but how much water does your little one drink over the day? Is she on formula? Doe...

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Hi Paw Chu, Regarding your little girls weight she is about the 50th percentile which is right on average so that is okay, although it of cou...

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Hi There, Yes chunky food is important around this age, but it is also common that some bubs don’t make an easy transition. You are ri...

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Hi There, Well it sounds to me as though you are both going fantastically, well done on the continued breastfeeding! People differ with thei...

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Hi, Has he just started child care? Or changed the number of days he is in child care? Just wondering if there is any energy expenditure re...

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Hi there, As I read your post my first thought was to remove the toddler formula, given he is probably about 12 months now, but then I see th...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007