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Hi, Yes this can be normal for you. Some women start to leak colostrum from around 20 weeks. It is good to express a small amount of the colostrum...

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 Kyra, I have copied in some info on storing breastmilk below for you. Re the warmth, yes the underside of your wrist is the best tester and ...

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 Cherie, I`m reallly glad you`re giving the f/p/s routine a go this is your best way. During the day nce he has shown tired signs then try to se...

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 Nina, This can be very uncomfortable and difficult to manage. Talk to your GP about what may be available for you. There are some stronger medi...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Hi, It does sound as if you are having a tough time. It is very uncomfortable coping with Whooping Cough and it can take a while to get over. Try ...

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, 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...

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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 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...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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, 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...

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Hi Laura, Occasionally babies do teeth early but it is usually not until 4 – 6 months. Sometimes the gums do appear to look as if the teeth ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi There, Spinach and leeks have quite high oxalic acid levels, in some infants this poses a problem for their little kidneys. Often you can int...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi, It`s not uncommon after a new addition to the family so jealously is to be expected. I would check all areas together to reasssure him there i...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi, Some babies are just early risers but i would try to resettle until 6am if possible but don`t make a battle out of it, if he clearly is ready ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Maria, At 10 months in a perfect world - 15 hours. You would be hoping for night sleep right through 7pm to 7am a mid morning nap of around 11/...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi, Sleeping bags are great, do be careful not to over heat her in this warm weather. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Yvette, If he is still in a cot then you could still try the 6 to 12months techniques. If in a bed and getting up you will need to follow the 1...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi, I wish I had a magic wand so baby didn`t cry when changing a routine to sleep independently. These are her sleep associations and baby is pro...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Anna, Always be guided tired signs this is your best way as an overtired baby is harder to settle. If you need to you may want to implement som...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Sally, Only try to resettle during the day for 15 to 20 mins and if no luck get her up and try again later.It will get easier as she learns to ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Megan, I am wondering how you eventually get her back to sleep? She may have made a habit out of this now. Make sure she is comfortable with he...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009