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Your Tips- When Your Baby is Sick

Do you have any handy tips to share with other mums and dads that will help them through the diff...

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If your baby is sick then you cant do any experiment this is very harmful. immediately go to doctor.


Your Dental Care Tips

Hi to all the Huggies Mums Brushing your baby's teeth can sometimes be a little trying. Do you ...

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I think you can immediately consult to baby care surgeon.


Kid's Health and First Aid

Here are some quick links to our articles on; Kid's First Aid Child Safety Emergency Contacts (A...

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Huggies Ultimate vs Huggies PH5.5 skin friendly

Just wondering if the Huggies PH5.5 natural diapers available in Australia. If so, where to buy. ...

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Hi there I've just asked our Customer Service Team about whether the PH5.5 natural nappies are available in Australia. I'...

anyones bub have bad eczema?

hi, my little one has just started neocate formula about two weeks ago. she has had bad eczema si...

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Ive had so much trouble with my daughter's excema, ive tried absolutely everything on her skin, from the counter. Ive actually ...


Living with Dry Skin and Eczema

When my son, Ethan, turned 3 months old, he was diagnosed with eczema (or atopic dermatitis). Lik...

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My three month old son has a runny/blocked nose and a chesty cough he finds his nose really annoy...

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Do not worry about it, blocked nose and cough are usually the signs of an infection, generally the common cold virus. Please consult...


Decoding Baby's Cough

A baby's cough can mean very different things, and it's not as if you can ask your baby...

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Crying and grunting during sleep

Hey all, I have heard that baby crying and grunting during sleep is perfectly normal, but this s...

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Just wanted to know if anyone can recommend a probiotic for a 2.5 year old? Thanks

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Extreme Vomiting.

Hi, I hope to find that I'm not alone. Ever since my little boy was just a newborn, he has...

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Oh gosh doctors are awful arent they iv been to the doctor and iv waited 6 hours in the hospital waiting room with my bub just for t...


Unsettled baby

Hey guys so I'm a first time mum and unsure on what to do my son is 4 months old and had his...

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Hi my son was always unsettled after his vacs also when ever he got a high temp i gave him some panadol i got from the chemist and t...


Rotavirus Vaccine Side Effects?

My LO got his 2nd round of the rotavirus vaccine (4mths) on Tuesday and on Thursday he become ver...

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Hi my son had a different affect then that he was pooing more and sleeping better it lasted up to 2 weeks after but he didnt get the...


Blood streaked mucus poop - milk allergy?

My daughter had a mucas (looked like snot with jelly like consistency) poo which was streaked wit...

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When we have an upset bowel - whether from a gastro bug or food poisoning -our bodies can struggle to deal with dairy temporarily. I...

My Wee Boys


Has anyone had a child with Hypospadias and went on to have the operation that could share their ...

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Hi, yes he did go on to have three operations as the first two did not take properly and reversed themselves. The latest surgery was...


How to Bathe your Newborn

Being new parent, it’s always stressful. Everyone tells you the newborn is super sensitive and yo...

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Reflux and Losec

Hi all, This is my first time posting on anything... I hope I'm doing it right?! My 7 week...

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Thank you!! I'll try the pharmacy.


Can mold or allergies cause bronchitis?

I have had bronchitis twice this year. First time was around new years (after a very large snow s...

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3 week old newborn having grunting alot and vomitting after feed

My 3 weeks newborn has been experiencing issue with gasses. It became worse everytime after I fee...

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Probable Goldenhar Syndrome Baby

Just wondering if there are any mums out there with advice on kids with Goldenhar syndrome, micro...

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Hi. My 5 week old baby daughter was diagnosed with Goldenhar at birth. She has a large VSD (hole in the heart) also. She has spent m...



Any advice out there in regards to Vicks vapour machines? They are quite expensive but I need to ...

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I did it this morning and yes it helped I will be heading to the pharmacy on payday Thanks so much for your advice. It's amaz...


Clingy toddler

Just wanting tips for a clingy toddler . When we first started play Centre my 2 yr old son grew i...

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By play centre do you mean daycare or playgroup? My daughter used to cling to me at playgroup at the age of 2 years, I used the stra...


Reflux and constant crying

So my 8 week old has really bad reflux and he has been on Zantac just a little over a week now wh...

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No poo for 6 days

Hi all, My 1 month old baby is exclusively Breastfed and hasnt pooed for 7 days tommorow! I have ...

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Yes its normal for babies mostly under a year to have such gaps


Happy christmas

Hay everyone. Im surrounded by relatives and am getting incredibly tired of people telling me wha...

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Thank for your reply. exactly!!


Rash/Eczema/Allergy HELP PLESE!

Hi, Over the last week and a bit my 7 week old has developed what appears to be eczema, it star...

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My allergies and eczema are bad, and only steroids have ever really helped me. Then I tried foderma serum randomly and I'm so g...


Peanut allergy and peanut oil in baby cream

I just recently found out the nappy cream I have been using (Multichem Zinc and Castor Oil Cream)...

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Microwave ovens + baby milk = unsafe? HELP!!!

Hello moms! My name is Laura Randall. I'm the mom of a little handsome man. I am currently w...

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Amnio, Generation test, Trisomy 13

My 12 week ultrasound looked fine but that combined with blood test came back at a risk of 1 in 1...

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Red Raw Nappy Rash and Diarrhea

Hi, my baby girl is 9 months and she has had diarrhea (green) for 2 days. With this she has the w...

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My baby was oh so bad with red raw skin on his bottom and i honestly did not know what the heck to do next. No-one had any clue and ...


Jammed finger!!

Please help I am wanting reassurance. My 4year old jammed her finger in a door on 31/12/2016 (wha...

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Thank for the comments guys. Delcarlo it sounds very similar to my daughter's ordeal so glad to hear some feedback! We also wen...


Child with gastrodchisis

Hi yah. I was just wondering if anyone has had any experience with a child/children with gastrosc...

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My child was born on 2015 with that condition was so hard to find anybody info in New Zealand such a rare condition!


4month old sunburnt


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Baby skin care - what you need to know

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Should the toddlers be bath with soap or by water only?


Red spots with white centre

Hi, My youngest son is 6.5 months old and has always had the odd red blotchy spot on his body tha...

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Was looking for answer on this for a long time... Found that Red spots on skin is generally normal among kids especially white kids ...

Blue Skye's

Eczema flare up on his cheeks

DS is 4 months, from 3 weeks he got really bad eczema on his cheeks which lasted till our local n...

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I'm still learning what kinds of things set off my eczema flares but foderma serum has worked great for me! I have issues mainl...


sick 8 month old

My 8 month old has a mild temp highest ive seen is only 38.2. Hes been quite tired and sleeping m...

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This is not a serious problem but you can visit doctor for satisfaction.


jolly jumper good or bad?

hello being a 1st time mum i have been told that jolly jumper are good and also been told they ar...

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I think its depending upon your baby.


Healthy hip alert

Hi all , the hip check that your baby has in hospital is for hip dysplasia. A developmental diso...

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Don't worry about it


Essential health checks for your baby

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you can go to doctor for regular check up .