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Baby's Growth & Development

L.P

Baby length vs adult height.

I was at plunket the other day for DS's 10 month check up, and found out (what I thought) was a r...

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Decided to check this method of height prediction against daughters 2yr stats. She's 15 and reach her full adult height of 5&qu...

Pandjsproule

Flat head

Does anyone else's baby have a flat head at the back? My lil boy is 3mths old and he has a f...

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Hello smile My little boy had a very flat (and big!!) head and bald so it was very noticeable. It is very common and nothing to wor...

Ellawest44

Group B strep test

Hi ladies Just wondering if most of you have gotten this test done? My midwife has never been too...

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Hello I too got it done with my last 2 children and will again for this one (I'm due to have it done at my next appointment at ...

Slugclub25

Low thyroid

Hi, I just came back from doctors and they sent me to check my thyroid levels as they think I mi...

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Taking it a night before bed may be a good idea? I was sick with both of mine and just continued to have my levels checked. They wil...

Ellawest44

Fundal height

Hi all. Not too sure if I should be overly concerned like I am now! I just saw my midwife and my ...

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As you reach the end of your pregnancy, the fundal height can become less accurate. As your baby grows and fills out your uterus, hi...

kptnz

Your baby's walking timeline? Interested to know!

Hi all I'm just interested to know your baby's walking timeline. My 12 month old is c...

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Our DS took his first step soon after his 1st birthday. Yes, he was standing alone confidently before he started walking. I guess, i...

Susie1980

Is your 8wk old this tall?

My 8 week old is 58cms he is growing rapidly, my dads family are all over 6ft. Maybe he will be a...

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My baby just had her 8 week check and is 64 cms. Tallest baby of that age they'd ever seen. In the uk she is the normal size of...

Irishmers

Cleft lip

Hi I'm currently 22 weeks pregnant at my 20 week ultrasound they saw a 3mm unilateral cleft ...

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Cleft lips and cleft palate are birth defects of the mouth that are formed during early foetal development. Genetic mutations that c...

Sarah-846

CVS support. Chromosomal testing. No hope.

Hi Newbie to this forum (actually any forum) but I'm hoping for some support for high risk N...

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Bec + 1 1/2 wrote: Keep your chin up - stressing won't change the results. Whatever the result remember you need to put your ow...

Elisha_6

Not rolling or crawling but can get into sitting

Hi all I am looking for some ways to encourage my baby to roll/crawl She is nearly 9 months and ...

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Most babies learn to crawl between 6 months and 10 months of age. Some babies who are heavier learn to crawl because they have more ...

Stone_Kate_K

Extra toe

Hi first time I have ever written on this forum. Looking for advice, positive stories and or guid...

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The presence of an extra sixth finger or toe is a very common congenital malformation. This condition is called hexadactyly. Hexadac...

SouthCoastChick

5 month old in Toddler nappies! Do I have a giant baby?! Lol

Hey all, my beautiful 5 month old boy is already too big for crawler nappies (he's not even ...

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That's awesome to know that other bubs are similar, I love my chubby bubby lol He wouldn't be as cute if he wasnt so chub...

SouthCoastChick

Just wanted to share my joy!

So tonight my 5 month old had his first "big boy" food! I decided to try him on farex b...

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Tails85

Midwife said my last baby was small so has put me on asprin

Hi My midwife phoned me when I was about 8 weeks, now I'm 16 weeks. She said bailey my firs...

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You don't have to or shouldn't take any drugs you don't want to. Exercise and eat well and your baby will the exact ...

Shellz419

Crawler knee pads

Hi guys, My bubs is just trying to get crawling now. She has been wriggling around in circles and...

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