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Where to buy Ready made formula? Lock

I know is Aus you can usually get them at supermarkets or chemist. Usually with all the large for...

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Mamalovexoxoxox

Breastfeeding from only one side??? Lock

Hiya, I have a nearly 3week old babe- we are starting to go alot better with breast feeding (yay...

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My dd always preferred the left when she was really little but I always offered both until she was old enough to latch herself on wi...

~Mel A~

Breast pumps... Lock

Which one is the best to get? Are the Medela ones worth the money or are there cheaper ones that...

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I have a Spectra S1 and highly recommend it! I used a medela symphony after having my son as we had latching problems and then got r...

StrawberryTimTam

Cluster feeding problems. Lock

It's 2:15 and I've just started feeding for the 4th time since midnight. Between 3pm &a...

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Hey STT! I know it's difficult, but you're not alone. I remember my little boy doing the exact same thing. I did the water...

Farex Lock

I would be worrying less about what teat to use and spend some time getting a second opinion. Wha...

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jdmum

Breastfeeding cover Lock

Do u use a breastfeeding cover and if so which one can u recommend?

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I'm currently breastfeeding a 3 month old and use a pregnancy piece by Bun and Bub. SO handy, it just looks like a gorgeous sca...

Dyson Twinnies

Buying Formula Lock

Hi Huggies Friends ! I was wondering if you could assist. I am having twins in October and due t...

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Great Thanks everyone !

Cuddles for Mum

Milk supply and bottle refusal Lock

DS is now 4months, and since our sleeping issues the last couple of weeks ago he had been sleepin...

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With the bottles i have found the variant flow (X on the teat) works the best when there learning, as no matter what they do with th...

Zinkles

Dreading breastfeeding Lock

I have been pretty hesitant to post this because I'm a bit afraid of the responses I might g...

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I can sort of relate. I am pregnant with number 4 and bf with all until i fell preg with the next one and then some.. I feel like I...

Chocolate2011

Considering stopping breastfeeding :( Lock

I'm considering stopping breastfeeding and moving to formula. Please no judgements but has a...

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I am going to see a lactation consultant on Tuesday for advice. He had a lip and tongue tie when young, we snipped the lip tie but t...

cah_87

baby vomiting after formula from bottle but not breast milk Lock

Hi I've had to start expressing milk to bottle feed as well as formula feeding my 8 week old...

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Check your baby's position during milk time. I also find sitting a baby up during feeding time reduce the problem of spit ups. ...

PinaI

Newborn snack feeding...how to combat? Lock

So you'd think I'd remember this from the first time around but, I don't! Our sec...

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Thanks everyone, for the replies...they've been most helpful!

thirst Lock

I'm similar and constantly drinking water. My partner thought I must have diabetes! It comes...

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I get hot and sweaty when holding and feeding DS, but the weird thing is that when I get wet dripping down my arm, I'm usually ...

Breast Pain Lock

Has anyone mentioned a vasospasm? It might be something like that but I'm not sure. Can you ...

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•••bubbles••• wrote: When it happens do you notice a change in the colour of your nipple? Like does it go white and then the colour ...

Tarajs01

Mixed feeding Lock

Hi, my girl is 3 weeks old today and did the normal weight loss in first week or so, problem is s...

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That's great feeding is going well and there's no cracks or anything. I'm not sure what that means about the scan and...

ekin828

Are newborn suppose to sleep eat sleep eat and he has abit jaundice Lock

My DS is now 2 weeks and he eats n sleeps n eats n sleeps only. He has abit of jaundice but the m...

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thats what the nurse at the ealry childhood center said its just mild and thats what the midwife said too as long as he wakes for fe...

~Mel A~

Vomiting Lock

So DS is 9 days old. We've been going pretty good with breast feeding but since yesterday he...

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I'd probably feed again if he wants it and will have it esp if its been a big vomit. Keep upright for 15-20 mins after a feed? ...

NZnewmum

What do you do whilst breast feeding? Lock

As the title says 'What do you do whilst breast feeding?' My DD feeds for a long time ...

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I breastfed my DS as well but he's already weaned about a year ago. Usually our session would last up to 45 minutes until he fe...

Chocolate2011

Upper lip tie?? Lock

My son is 3 weeks old and having a lot of trouble with breast feeding. I think its to do with fas...

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Thanks everyone for your advice. I took my son to a lactation consultant this week and sure enough, he has a lip tie. She also said ...

Dd1678

manual breast pump madela harmony or avent manual Lock

im looking at expressing ocassionally.. no more than once a day...I have done some research and f...

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*ProudMuM21*

witching hour or cluster feeding etc Lock

Hi everyone, My newborn will be 4 weeks old tomorrow. He has been doing this cluster feeding for ...

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angeandboys wrote: My baby has just turned 10 weeks and often does this at night before he goes down for the night does bubs have a ...

wolfbaby

constipation Lock

hi, I have a 2wk old baby who has been only formula fed for past 9 days n for he past 5 days has ...

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I was on sp26 gold recently too and bub had constipation Changed yesterday morning to NAN comfort and already been a big differenc...

'Im a little confused Lock

I also had supply issues with both of my kids. I have also been told to limit the time on the bre...

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The only reason I can think of is as you said about babe getting tired. If you weren't relying on bottle top up that wouldn...

Kirstelf

How do I stop my baby from snacking? Lock

As above. My DD is nearly12 weeks and is feeding like every hour during the day. She sleeps throu...

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Sounds like what I'm going through now, although I would prefer this to waking through the night! I use verbal reassurance now ...

MummyD4

Pigeon Bottles - Wide or Slim Neck?? Lock

I used Pigeon bottles for my other two children and had great success so am going to do the same ...

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Caszie87

8 weeks old and feeding solids? Lock

My baby boy is 8 weeks old and very hungry. He was born 10 pound 3 ounces...4.6kg's! And from b...

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Please speak to a lactation consultant or your gp, feeding them solids early is a decision that should not be taken lightly. Their d...

wolfbaby

allergic to formula? Lock

ok-bubs was very constipated on s26 gold, so switched to s26 Original and has been on it for 3wks...

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You can try her on other formula's, I would probably opt for goats milk formula first and see how she is on that for about a we...

AngeHogan

Growth spurt when exclusively expressing - how to increase milk supply? Lock

I'm exclusively expressing every feed for my 16 week old baby (that's another story!), ...

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Lactation cookies do work... the brewers yeast, linseed meal and oats increase production. I also found that taking goats rue, bless...

EJK

Novalac IT Anti Constipation Formula Lock

Hi, I just wanted to make a posting re this for anyone else seeking infomation on it. I spent hou...

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My son Elijah is 3 weeks today he has had constipation from the 2 Nd week I was breast feeding and giving him formula as he was stil...

Emma201012

Formula Feeding Parents - using or have used BELLAMYS Lock

Hi, I was just wondering whether any one is or has used Bellamys Organic Forumula (Stage 1), and...

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I used it for my daughter as all the Gold ones constipated her. I never had any dramas and never added anything, although she was br...

Riley&Sienna

Battling nipple thrush Lock

Hey lovelies, how do I go about getting rid of nipple thrush? My GP just said to pop Canestan on ...

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Good on you for still battling through. It's bloody painful hey. Not sure what your routine is now since your original post but...

Threestar333

Stage2 caused diarrhea Lock

My daughter is 6 months old and it is the second week since I changed her formula froms-26 gold s...

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If it were me I would change to a whole different brand of formula as it sounds as though s-26 gold hasn't agreed with her at a...

warmdays

Screaming in pain Lock

My boy is 4 weeks old and the last couple of days he has been screaming at night and not latching...

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my first bub had really bad colic for a LONG time. All I remember from her newborn days is spending all night every night just tryin...

Riley&Sienna

Sore nipples, dry and peeling and scabby Lock

How do I stop my nipples drying out or peeling and getting crusty? This happens every few days an...

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Thanks girls. GP confirmed thrush! Now they can recover.thank you

Breastfeeding attachment question. Lock

Could be a tongue tie. My DD had one and she slipped and clicked while she fed. The clicking mean...

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I realise this was a couple of days ago but my dd did this as a newborn and I asked the LC. She said it can sometimes be them slippi...

NewMama <3

How long will a sterilised bottle of Breast milk keep in the fridge before it must be used (the bottle, not the milk) ? Lock

Hi Ladies, Im a new mumma to my 5 week old baby girl, Ila, Every few nights my husband will kind...

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warmdays

Cluster feeding newborn Lock

Hi ladies My little one is 4 days old(I know still so new) however he is feeding all night ever...

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What is meant by "milk coming in" is that the milk starts to transition from colostrum into mature milk and this process s...

Fifo02

Breastfeeding issues-anyone else?? Lock

Hi, I have a ten day old baby and feel as though I am the only one struggling to breastfeed witho...

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NZ Mumma + 1 wrote: Call your midwife and get her to check your latch.. I know you have BF before but sometimes someone else can see...

Mrs_Coghill

Choosing to bottle feed Lock

Hello everyone I have decided to bottle feed my ds due start of December. I haver tied breastfeed...

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Be upfront in the hospital admission. My hospital asked whether you plan to bf in admission. Some women would say no and they jusy...