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Leann...
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Hi Hayley, looks great to me. All the food groups are now represented, food before formula, water for additional fluid, regular intake over the ...

Answered: 08 Jul 2009
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Leann...
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Hi Hayley, looks great to me. All the food groups are now represented, food before formula, water for additional fluid, regular intake over the ...

Answered: 08 Jul 2009
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Hi, It`s best to direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early Childhood Health Centre. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Jul 2009
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Hi Lana, Offering baby smaller but more regular meals is likely to reduce the `load` at any one meal time. The main thing to keep in mind is his ...

Answered: 01 Jul 2009
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Hi, You may also want to look at some alternative positions or to walk more during the labour so that the pushing sensation is reduced. Warm baths...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
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Hi There, Whole grains and cereals generally are healthier options to be honest, so as long as the rice is well cooked and baby copes with the te...

Answered: 01 Jun 2009
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Hi Katie, You may need to have a check up as you may have a urinary tract infection or similar that needs treating. If nothing shows up this pregn...

Answered: 22 May 2009
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Hi Susan, I am with your toddler to be honest, I don`t mind other meats but red meat to me tastes bla. So with that out of the way :), there are...

Answered: 29 Apr 2009
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Hi, You need to have a check up if you are still bleeding. Please notify your health care professional. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, You should find that both breasts produce the same amount of milk if you feed from both equally. Many women with small breasts feed very succe...

Answered: 01 Apr 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, You may have varicose veins in your vulval area. If you are prone to these they will occur if you have a caesarean or not. They may cause a li...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, If you had a fast labour with your first you may have a similar experience this time. It`s more than likely will not be faster than 2 hours. ...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi, These are all her sleep associations and if you want to change this then you would need to persist with teaching her to sleep independently. Y...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi Evelin, The baby is not overweight. If she is 7kg at 4 months this is fine. She may look chubby but this weight is inside the recommended weigh...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi There, Oh I so remember that with my first, squeal... You should have heard me. But of course like all things in childhood it passes, baby is l...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi Dannielle, Trust me early days is the best time to start! Before long you will find he is staying awake longer and longer. I would encourage ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi, I am sorry but the only way that you can be treated is to call a help line or visit a doctor. A doctor is a professional person and does not j...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, All babies are different and I would highly recommend you follow a feed/pay/sleep routine and be guided by her tired signs. A really good feed...

Answered: 29 Oct 2008
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Hi Robyn, Don`t make a battle out of it, if sleeping less than one hour try for 15 mins to resettle her and if no luck get her up and try again ne...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Hi, You have a good chance of the baby turning into the head down position. Try not to worry too much for now. Try going for some longs regular wa...

Answered: 08 Oct 2008
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Hi Joyce, Try not to worry just yet. A baby can still be born at term at 42 weeks so you still have a bit longer for labour to start. Try going fo...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Hi Oriana, It may be a phase, toddlers can have long lasting phases. I am assuming you have tried all the other types of brekky, time allowing ...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Hi There, In the early months it is best to offer any new food over a 3-5 day period, without introducing any other new foods in this time. Onc...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Hi, It`s hard when we try everything we can think of and yet nothing seems to work. I guess what you really need to understand is that when you f...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Hi Isabella, It does sound more like Braxton Hicks than anything else, especially if the tightenings are not increasing in strength or intensity. ...

Answered: 15 Aug 2008
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Hi, In most women the baby engages from around 36 weeks. It can also be called the lightening as the baby lowers into the pelvis and reduces press...

Answered: 22 Jul 2008
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Hi, Braxton hicks are present in the early weeks of pregnancy as they are really just the uterus contracting to increase the blood supply. You are...

Answered: 15 Jul 2008
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Hi Nerida, I would not let him sleep so long during the day, his feeding times are good and you have the feed /play/sleep routine working well but...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Chantelle, Thanks for contacting our organisation. You don’t mention if your son is upset by his vomiting or if he is a difficult, unsett...

Answered: 01 Jul 2008
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Hi Tarra, Lucas does now rely on this method to sleep. If you were to follow our settling program the techniques would teach him to sleep independ...

Answered: 01 Jul 2008