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Hi Belinda, Colostrum is present in your breasts from around 16 weeks. It can cause leaking at any time from then and some women do not leak at al...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi There, If there is no family history of allergies it should be fine to just trial a very small amount on baby`s lip first. But, to be honest ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Sam, It does sound like it`s time for the dummy to go. You could try our settling techniques they teach baby to sleep independently and offer a...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Sharon, Yes sleeping patterns change constantly as baby continues to develop.You would expect to be offering an overnight feed at this age but ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi, I would check the SIDS website they have a lot of information on which type of products are safe to use. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Tracey, The use of a dummy really is a parents choice but if it becomes a cause for frequent waking by it`s loss then it may be time for it to ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi, Sometimes it is just a matter of doing what works for you and the two`s can be a bit of trial and error. If it gets him to sleep and he is mos...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Karen, You would be hoping at this age that he was sleeping right through the night. You must ensure he settles into his bed awake initially at...

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...

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Hi Liesl, I would try using a sleeping bag for her and also ensure she goes down to sleep in her cot and not on a bed this is very unsafe. At this...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Kylie, The most important thing you can do is make sure he settles awake into the cot initially at night so he learns to sleep independently as...

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Hi, You would expect to be still offering one overnight feed up until about 6 months of age, either a 10pm or a 2am feed would be normal at 41/2 m...

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Hi Isy, It does become a cycle and then difficult to break the habit. When you sit with her or transfer her once asleep she wakes on her light sle...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi, Controlled conforting techniques are very difficult and not for everyone, it takes persistence and consistency and can take up to 3 weeks to w...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Joanne, This is usually a developmental cyst that is part of the development of the brain. In a repeat scan in a few weeks the cyst has more th...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, You need to visit your GP for a proper assessment of his skin. It is better to treat it with the correct lotion rather than guess. They may ne...

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Hi Tina, If your blood pressure is low you need to try to drink plenty of water each day. You also need to have your iron levels checked as this c...

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Hi, Scans are compared with average sizes and most of the time baby’s head are not perfectly set against the average size. Try not to worry ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi Wendy, Yes 7-8 months is fine, I think canned fish is a good option, get the ones with bones so you can crush it up and baby gets added calcium...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi Sally, Strictly be guided by tired signs and settle who ever shows signs first. If you follow our settling program the techniques we use offer ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, Without being bossy you might like to give her an It`s Time To Sleep DVD&BOOK gift. Take a look at www.itstimetosleep.com Cheers, Maree

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, Why not try our It`s TIme To Sleep settling program it will take you step by step through the program. Cheers, Maree

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Hi, It really seems he is relying on your comfort to sleep and I don`t think at this age it is about being hungry. He wakes on his light sleep and...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, You need to visit your GP for blood tests initially. An ultrasound is usually attended close to 20 weeks although one may be done earlier if t...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Cindy, You can take panadol regularly to ease the pain. You can also try swimming to ease the weight in the area. Physiotherapy may also help. ...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Shelley, This is normal at around 4 to 6 weeks. It is best to leave it alone and it will disappear very soon. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Cassie, It is fine to have a bath or spa. Make sure that you drink plenty of water so that you don’t get dry and don’t get up quick...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi, There are many changes to your body after birth and these will continue up to six weeks. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi, Your Early Childhood Health Centre may be able to offer advice or more information. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Goreth, Good question, fish is such a lovely food for bubs. I personally found tinned salmon perfect as a starting point, use the one in water...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008