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mish77 replied to topic What foods do you avoid while breastfeeding?

I haven't avoided anything while breastfeeding my bub, I figured if something upset her and I could trace it back to something I ate, then I'd deal with it then. She was/is a fairly normal baby (I ...

Sunday 13 November 03:56pm
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mish77 replied to topic Dieting while breastfeeding.

Hi, Pp is right, you're better off just making better choices and getting a little exercise- pilates, walking, swimming. Here's a link to kellymom on dieting while breastfeeding, it's good, relia...

Sunday 06 November 08:14am
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mish77 replied to topic Feeling drained

Thanks for your replies ladies, I appreciate u taking the time to reply Windmill I can only imagine breastfeeding while growing a baby! And running around after an older child/children I'm not su...

Tuesday 01 November 09:04am
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mish77 replied to topic IVF Questions

Thanks for sharing your story. You gave me lots of hope. Tomorrows the day for me. I am a little bit nervous but very excited too. Are you trying for another one? Jenny I really hope it goes ...

Monday 31 October 09:34am
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mish77 replied to topic Feeling drained

Hi, breastfeeding is tough, but it shouldn't leave you feeling completely ruined, especially if your diet and fluid intake is good. Although some women do struggle to keep weight on. I would be h...

Monday 31 October 09:27am
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mish77 replied to topic IVF Questions

Hi Jenny, I've been through IVF too, it's a tough process, but worth every second if you get the result you want We were very lucky and got pregnant first go! Our little one is now 10 months and...

Sunday 30 October 12:13pm
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mish77 replied to topic Changing Diet whilst BFing

Can't go wrong with a healthier diet Your milk will be fine. Cutting out the junk may be all you need to do, as the feeding might do the rest If you do diet, just make sure you're eating enough ...

Friday 23 September 09:46am
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mish77 replied to topic Did your bub drink less while teething

Might try burping her more. She usually burps herself as I pick her up to put her against my shoulder never really had to do much to get it up although sometimes I never get anything but I dont wo...

Tuesday 20 September 05:55am
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mish77 replied to topic breast feeding and mothers weight loss

Hi, I would get checked by a Dr, just to be on the safe side, as I know thyroid problems can come up after pregnancy and cause weight loss, as can a deficiency of some vitamins (eg- B12) as this ...

Sunday 18 September 07:18am
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mish77 replied to topic Baby Led Weaning Questions

Hi there I'm BLW my bub. There is a difference between gagging and choking. Choking will be quieter and bubs won't be able to make noise as their airway has been obstructed. Gagging is dramatic, ...

Sunday 18 September 07:07am
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mish77 replied to topic Did your bub drink less while teething

Hi there, I find my girl drinks little and often when she has a tooth coming through. She's breastfed, so I can't tell you amounts, but she'll be on and off very quickly when teething, and her nap...

Tuesday 13 September 07:14am
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mish77 replied to topic coeliac disease and gluten free diets

Coeliacs disease is a lifelong intolerance to gluten. Your immune system reacts badly to the gluten in foods, causing damage to the bowel. This damage is reversible once gluten is removed from your...

Tuesday 13 September 06:51am
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mish77 replied to topic 12 weeks with spotting

Hi, Poor you it's so hard when you have bleeding during pregnancy, but so many women go on to have healthy babies. I did, I had spotting, red and brown, on and off from 6 weeks till 14 weeks, and...

Wednesday 07 September 03:51am
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mish77 replied to topic Transitioning my 4month old from bassinet to cot

Hi there, You could always just try bub in the cot and see how she goes. Our girl was in a bassinet till 3.5 months, than we moved overseas and she went straight into a cot. She was fine (don't kn...

Wednesday 07 September 03:33am
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mish77 replied to topic just got an electric shock

Oh no that's horrible maybe ring your out patients and tell them what happened and see if they want you to come in for a check up I know a very severe shock can stop your heart but I think you hav...

Friday 02 September 03:46am
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mish77 replied to topic just got an electric shock

Hi, I've had a couple of shocks before- from appliances and once fron a wet power point I've never done anything afterwards, as apart from feeling what you're describing, I've been fine. Obviou...

Friday 02 September 03:44am
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mish77 replied to topic home remedies for burnt hand!

Ouch! Poor you. All I can think of is trying to keep it cool, not too cold, and maybe try some nappy rash cream if you have any? It'll be fine to put on a burn and hopefully soothing. Good luck,...

Tuesday 30 August 09:19am
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mish77 replied to topic Ouch Ouch Ouch

I had this through pregnancy, too. There's nothing quite so painful! Google nipple vasospasms. Have a look at your nipples when it happens- do they go white or purple, or both? Unfortunately I con...

Tuesday 30 August 04:49am
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mish77 replied to topic Newborn screaming when he poos

Hi, Congrats on your bub! Constipation is all about the consistency of the poo, so your bub definitely isn't constipated As pp have said, I do remember mine getting very distressed before pooi...

Tuesday 30 August 04:09am
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mish77 replied to topic 6 month old never stops moving

Gah! I typed you out a wonderfully long winded answer about how my bub is exactly the same, and the stupid internet ate it! Anyway, my girl really went down hill around that age, as she really lea...

Sunday 28 August 10:35am
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