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Leann...
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Hi Nina, You haven`t mentioned how old your toddler is, but with toilet training in the picture, I am guessing around 2 and a half. A good firs...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, If you have severe morning sickness you may need to be hospitalized for treatment. They can treat you with intravenous fluids and medications ...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi Sophie, It`s a fact that some babies are just poor daytime sleepers. If you are going to undertake a settling program you need to persist an...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi Anita, It`s never too early to start a good settling routine. It only takes about 3 days to create a habit and for many babies that are rocked...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, You are more likely to have twins if there is a family history of twins. If you are getting severe morning sickness and feeling very tired, th...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi CJ, Sorry but you need to be tough. Try replacing the bottle with a new soft toy that she picks and offer her milk in a cup only. If you are st...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Leann...
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Hi There, Trust me you won`t be alone in feeling like you found out after the matter, still babies are very hardy. That`s great that you are on...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi Leonie, He is probably experiencing 8 month separation anxiety and tihs won`t be helping. Crying it out works but is much harsher than controll...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Casley, You are at a greater risk of SPD occurring again but if you see a physio before pregnancy and during pregnancy it may not become as sev...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, You should have had a blood group and antibody check when you first fell pregnant. This will tell you if you have any antibodies present. If y...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Leann...
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Hi Stacey, Fussy eating can really have you pulling your hair out! I have a five year old who is showing signs of coming out of it, but on glimpse...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, You can try regular swimming and walking and perhaps a regime that is developed at your local gym. Pregnancy is not a time to lose weight but ...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Kylie, This may be related to the pregnancy or you may have a stomach upset. If it is related to pregnancy it will improve if you only eat regu...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Harshita, If there have been no problems found with your blood tests and you have a well balanced diet there is no need to take vitamin supplem...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Leann...
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Hi There, Constipation is very common when bubs start off on solids. Babies kidneys are still developing and find it hard to process food bi-p...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Ash, Twins are normally carried on the female side of the family. Twin pregnancies can sometimes be indicated by an overwhelming tiredness, mor...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, Ankle swelling in late pregnancy is to be expected. If it is going up to your knees then this is a little more severe than expected. If it doe...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Leann...
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Hi Danielle, I do have a tip sheet that you might find helpful as a basic check on food groups and so on. Really with bubs, there are no strict g...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Maree...
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Hi Karen, We all need to comfort our little ones when they are not well and I would say do what ever it takes to keep him comforted and you can al...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Maree...
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Hi, She is waking out of habit and looks for this comfort feed during the night. It certainly would be of benefit if she wasn`t in the same room a...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Hi KC, Crying it out works but is alot harsher than controlled comforting techniques. If you were to use our cc techniques I would give him 10 min...

Answered: 15 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, Unfortunately it may happen again but hopefully not as severely as the last time. It is just a matter of wait and see. There are not many medi...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, You really need to talk to your health care professional about the possible risks of continuing the pregnancy and then you should be able to d...

Answered: 08 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi Sheri, This is really bad luck. Please visit your GP to organise some more effective pain relief as you will need it in the short term. They sh...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Leann...
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Hi There, Oh yes I see you have a bit of a challenge to ensure your diet meets not only your little ones needs but also yours which will with brea...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Maree...
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Hi, This is his sleep assosiation and he is certainly not keen to change it. When a baby falls asleep in one place (the breast in your case) and t...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Maree...
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Hi, She simply does not know how to sleep without you. I would wait until you get into your new home and give her a new bed and a strict regular n...

Answered: 01 Feb 2009
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Maree...
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Hi Sherri, Terrible twos X 2 !! I feel for you. Toddlers thrive on routine and the more things you try the worse it becomes. My suggestion is yo...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Kirsten, If you are experiencing severe morning sickness then it is worthwhile taking the medication in the short term. You could try weaning y...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Leann...
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Hi There, Just on the topic of breastfeeds, my first was the same, I demand fed him and had a 3 hourly feeding baby up to quite a late age. Yes,...

Answered: 01 Jan 2009