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Hi, Three hours is a long nap and as he is growing he will have more wake time this is to be expected. Two hours is an ample nap time actually any...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Hi KC, Crying it out works but is alot harsher than controlled comforting techniques. If you were to use our cc techniques I would give him 10 min...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Hi Wendy, I am not really sure what you may be feeling. There are many changes that occur in pregnancy and some nerves and ligaments are pulled an...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, It is advisable to go see your health care professional for a check up. If you have no noticeable fetal movements for one or two days you need...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi Jasmin, It depends on the length of the trip. You will need to take some food and drink and you may notice that she has some trouble with her e...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, It is advisable to talk to the company that you are contracting to do the spraying. There are some products that are less toxic than others. T...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, This sounds perfectly fine. There are many signs of pregnancy such as passing urine frequently, feeling faint and morning sickness. You can ge...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi There, By 9 months you can now swap to food before milk and most bubs are on 3 meals and two snacks. The actual amount will vary widely, som...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi Sacha, She is now very reliant on your comfort to sleep and she is protesting the change. You may want to give our It`s Time To Sleep settling...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi Tricia, If you follow the f/p/s routine then you are catching her tired signs but she is catnapping and you perhaps could be trying to resettle...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, Yes it would be a good time to put him in his own bed, say good night and leave the door open, only close it if there has been several attempt...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Hi, I am not really sure if there may be a problem. They may wish to organise the ultrasound as this is usually attended at 19 weeks. Try not to w...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, Women having their first baby start feeling kicks/movements at around 20 weeks. Women who have had a baby before feel movements from around 16...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, Perhaps you should cut back to 2 per day. It is always advisable not to overdo any particular part of your diet when pregnant and to eat a var...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Donna, Yes you can offer baby a small snack, when they come to snacks really depends on baby so if you think he is ready then trial it and see ...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Leonie, Usually around 7ish months you can start to offer fish, it is a little easier to digest and has the added advantages of those lovely fi...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Michelle, Yes that last night time breastfeed is often the hardest one to drop. You may well find a slightly amended bed-time routine is the w...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, How old is your daughter? She may be ready to move to the older program if around 6 months. Also is she cared for by others during the day tha...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Sue, He will most likely be experiencing 8 month separation anxiety at present so he may be out of sorts. Do make sure he is always settled awa...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, From about 6 months on baby shuold be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. It sounds like baby may be waking out of habit for t...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, This is his sleep assosiation and he is certainly not keen to change it. When a baby falls asleep in one place (the breast in your case) and t...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Karls, I wouldn`t encourage that 6pm nap instead I would be making his final feed around 6.30pm have a bit of a play and then down for the nigh...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Dee, She may be hungry at 3am as she is growing. You may still have to offer an overnight feed until about 6 months. Talk to your health nurse ...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Donna, Unfortunately she`s winning the battle the vomiting is a power play to get your attention and it works. Ideally she should be in bed by ...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, Any time from now on, my son went into a bed on his 3rd birthday and my niece is 21/2 and went into a bed last month. If you feel she is ready...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi Angel, You need to talk to your GP about the chemicals that you may be in contact with. They have access to research and medical information ab...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Harpreet, You can talk to your GP about what choices are available to you. You can also contact Family Planning Australia if they are located c...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi, All pregnancies are at risk of miscarrying in the first 12 weeks. Then the risks are less after this. About 1 in 4 pregnancies miscarry. IF yo...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009