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Hi Paula, yes, from 12 months you can offer your toddler many of the foods the whole family enjoys (unless there is a medical reason not to, such...

Answered: 08 Jul 2009
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Leann...
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Hi Paula, yes, from 12 months you can offer your toddler many of the foods the whole family enjoys (unless there is a medical reason not to, such...

Answered: 08 Jul 2009
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Hi There, ideally you would go through to 12 months and more specifically until your toddler is on a full, healthy and varied diet. Some bubs we...

Answered: 08 Jul 2009
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Hi, A baby’s heart really only starts beating at around 6 weeks. Try not to worry this is fine. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Jul 2009
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Hi, It sounds like you are doing the right thing by taking your bub to the doctor’s. I believe it is important that you follow your instinct...

Answered: 29 Jun 2009
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Hi Sherrie, From what you have told me this sounds quite normal. Your baby will not be big but it should be at least 3kg or more which is fine. ...

Answered: 22 Jun 2009
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Hi, If the wakeful period is middle of the night then I would consider keeping him up a bit more during the day but if it is early evening then th...

Answered: 22 Jun 2009
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Hi There, I have to confess to not being a big fan personally of Nutella, it has reasonably high levels of saturated fat, from memory (check this o...

Answered: 15 Jun 2009
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Hi Debbie, Well done to you for seeking it out. YES! That is the one I use, we love it and use it even for our satay`s. Enjoy the goodness! Hoor...

Answered: 15 Jun 2009
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Maree...
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Hi Stacey, Check with your local health nurse she will be able to advise you on services available to you in your area. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 15 Jun 2009
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Hi, She has developed a pattern now and you need to change it quickly. You need to persist with waking her during the day. Try following our It`s ...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
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Leann...
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Hi There, That`s so great that your toddler loves a nice healthy food. As they say all things in moderation. Generally two pieces of fruit a day...

Answered: 15 May 2009
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Leann...
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Hi There, Yes indeed flaxseed is great. Ideally look at both whole and ground as they do different things. The whole seeds act as a demulcent (l...

Answered: 08 May 2009
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Hi Kelly, See your early childcare health centre for advice, or if you have friends or family nearby, perhaps they could offer support. Best w...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, It`s best to direct your sleep related questions to Maree, or see your Early Childhood Health Centre. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, Please read the information on the packaging of the product and if nothing is mentioned then it is fine. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, With your first baby you tend to start to feel slight movements from around 20 weeks. These start as little flutters and then become more defi...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, I am unable to help you here. Please see your Early Childhood Health Clinic. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, If you want to assist your body with going in to labour you can try going for regular long walks, eating a curry or two, regular nipple stimul...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi, You should check with your Early Childhood Health Centre. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 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, It`s best to direct question to your Early Childhood Health Centre. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi Lianee, There is no need to wake him at all. He is probably getting enough during the day and if he needs more he will demand it. Best wish...

Answered: 08 Dec 2008
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Hi, You need to visit your GP for a check up and talk to them about your options. It is always best to try to be as healthy as possible. There may...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi Jo, You are very welcome, glad you find the information helpful! I totally hear you on the issue of spreads, they can be range from the great...

Answered: 01 Dec 2008
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Hi There, Just as a thought I was wondering if the rash is just local to one area of her head, for example would it be where she has touched the f...

Answered: 22 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 Kylie, I’m sorry but I am unable to know what this may be. Babies can have lots of different types of rashes. Please contact your Early C...

Answered: 22 Oct 2008
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Hi Amanda, You need to visit your GP for a check up as you may have an infection. You may also have some stress incontinence so you need to try to...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, You should continue to decrease the frequency of expressing and stop massaging the breasts. Over the next few weeks you should stop expressin...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008