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Sarah...
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Hi, If you are giving birth in a public hospital and are covered by medicare then everything is free. The doctors will start to look at setting th...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi, You would expect her to be down to one overnight feed by 5 months and hopefully sleeping right through by 6 months. 3 sleeps during the day ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi, Some babies are poor day sleepers and just catnap. You could try using our It`s Time To Sleep patting techniques to resettle her but don`t mak...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi, More than likely this pain is related to the position of the baby for now. You need to do some regular exercise such as walking or swimming t...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Hi Larisa, Allergies can a quite stressful, glad you have managed to track the culprits down though. I think that`s a great idea to offer your s...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Hi Tanya, If they are rubber then they should be replaced. Some packaging does have a use by date on it. If the older bottles if they were used fo...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi Liz, Whilst it is common for reflux babies to have problems with food there could also be lots of reasons why your son is gagging and vomiting ...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi There, Yes `stuffing` is quite common, I have two who did a similar thing. In most cases it doesn`t pose a problem (they often gag when food t...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi Adina, Funny that you ask this question I was just last week doing some research on this area. You might like to check out the Choice website ...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi Bec, This is very common during pregnancy, especially early pregnancy. You can try using some relaxation techniques or even doing some regular ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi, This is very common in the early weeks of pregnancy. You still need to have a check up with your GP and perhaps an ultrasound. Best wishes...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Kelly, Well done to you for getting informed, you are likely to find that you become more knowledgeable about your bub and his condition than s...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Vee, Sounds like you and your bub are off to a great start. Routine wise it all looks good, baby is still have 4-5 milk feeds a day and they a...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Kerry, You may want to try our settling program, it is all hands on and no leaving baby at this age but teaches baby to settle awake into the c...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Helen, She will probably be experiencing 8 month separation anxiety at the moment and that won`t be helping. You need to act on tired signs du...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Sue, It can be hard to assess with expressing how much your baby will drink, I would recommend you try expressing off a whole feed, so express ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi Leonie, Its a good idea to start reading up about now, so you can plan things out a little. Personally I really like avo as a starter, it has...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi Adina, I must confess to finding this an interesting area, the issue of oxalates in foods that is. You have posed a really good question, some...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi Renata, No pretty much most fruit and vegies are fine for babies (spinach is an exception). Just keep in mind that he may love fruit far more ...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi There, Really it is just time, how a bub progesses through solids tends to be related the development of their oral muscles. Unlike us babies ...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, If you are breastfeeding and on the minipill this is fine. The bleeding that you experienced could have been breakthrough bleeding that can oc...

Answered: 01 Nov 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, It may not be related to your pregnancy or you may be constipated. If the pain returns please contact your midwife for a check up. Best wi...

Answered: 01 Nov 2008
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Hi There, Milk that has been treated in some way to extend its shelf life is generally considered a long life milk, most commonly it is done via U...

Answered: 01 Nov 2008
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Hi Lesley, It does make it more difficult when you are sharing a room as Max will be sensing your presence. Wait till you can put him in his own r...

Answered: 01 Nov 2008
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Hi Jo, You probably need to talk to other women who are in a similar situation as you. You may also be feeling a bit anxious about what lies ahead...

Answered: 29 Oct 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, You may have a viral infection or it may be a bladder infection. If you have a history of bladder infections then you do need to see your GP a...

Answered: 22 Oct 2008
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Hi, This can be perfectly normal behaviour for a child at this age. Try not to worry about it and when he wakes try to put him back in his bed and...

Answered: 22 Oct 2008
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Hi Sarah, Braxton hicks later in pregnancy can be quite uncomfortable. You could try long regular walks and warm baths to help with the discomfort...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Hi, It can take several months for your body to adjust after the removal of an implant. You may not be pregnant and your period may arrive late. ...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Hi There, At one time tomatoes weren`t a favourite for solids, but now with our knowledge on all the lovely benefits from tomatoes our beliefs hav...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008