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Leann...
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Hi, Unfortunately there isn’t really any formula to work out what a baby needs to drink, formula tins use a guide which accounts for the mos...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi Jess, It does sound like he may be reacting to something in the formula, it could be anything, but lactose is a possible contender. They do mak...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi Andrea, Well done to you for looking at making your own fruit yoghurt – great! Yes it must be full fat (until at least 2 yrs). I recommen...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi, You are lucky that she sleeps right through, as generally this would be a classic constant waking case. Only persistence will hold the key to ...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi, You are following the best routine with feed/play/sleep and so long as you settle as soon as tired signs are shown that`s great. Don`t make a ...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. At around 20 weeks the baby can be anywhere in the uterus as it is quite small and has lots of room. As the baby ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Leann...
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Hi, Unfortunately there isn’t really any formula to work out what a baby needs to drink, formula tins use a guide which accounts for the mo...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Leann...
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Hi Jess, It does sound like he may be reacting to something in the formula, it could be anything, but lactose is a possible contender. They do m...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Leann...
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Hi Andrea, Well done to you for looking at making your own fruit yoghurt – great! Yes it must be full fat (until at least 2 yrs). I recom...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Amanda, Once tired signs are displayed you could try using our settling techniques it offers a clear and repetitive message that it`s time to ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Rebecca, It seems you have tried many things and I get the impression you have put a lot of effort in with little result. I really would advis...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Cassia, I really would advise you to follow our settling program as baby only knows one way to sleep at present and that`s with your comfort. ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi There, I have to confess to being at odds with low fat products for young children (some countries recommend low fat from 2 onwards others le...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008
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Hi Kylie, Thank you for your enquiry. You may need to try some yoga to help you relax and take your mind off things. You can sleep in any positio...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi There, If you think there is a problem I would pop into see your GP and if he or she thinks it necessary they may well suggest a stool sample....

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi There, The recommendations tend to suggest about 600mls a day at the most, but even this can be too much sometimes. Problems can arise from e...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi There, My second was a bit the same, it took him till 11-12 months before he really decided water was okay. Personally I believe it is a matt...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi There, Perhaps firstly trial each individual ingredient at this age to check for a reaction. Baby will be about eight months I would imagine ...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi There, Dinner time is probably one of the most common meal-time battles, my four year old, oops five year old is the same. Generally it is a ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Hazel, You need to go back and recheck your dates. If you had irregular periods before you were pregnant this can affect your due date, as can...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi Belinda, Thank you for your enquiry. Paracetemol is safe to take during pregnancy. Otherwise you can talk to your pharmacist for a recommended...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. If it was a freshly opened hard cheese then you are not at risk of listeria infection. I’m sure that it wou...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi Tina, On the issue of teething, yes it could be but the ear pulling could be a little suspicious, enough so to pop into see your GP so he or s...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, It is hard to say if he is eating too much, most toddlers (I know he isn’t quite a toddler yet), will eat about two whole pieces of an ...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, Has her weight only dropped in the last week? Or was there a bit of a pattern emerging before this? Teething can strongly impact on eating,...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thanks for writing in, and yeouch for the mastitis in both breasts- I can imagine how much THAT hurt!!! Yes, it is possible he is constipated...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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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...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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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...

Answered: 01 Dec 2007
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Hi You will probably hear conflicting advice over this issue. If the dummy has only recently been taken away, you may consider giving it back. ...

Answered: 01 Dec 2007
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Hi Marie, Thank you for your enquiry. This is very common in babies of this age. It is a matter of trying different things to help her and you at...

Answered: 01 Dec 2007