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Hi Charlie, Thank you for your question to RISA and your concern for your friend and her children`s health. With these first steps we hope you can...

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Hi Kerry, You may want to try our settling program, it is all hands on and no leaving baby at this age but teaches baby to settle awake into the c...

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Hi There, You can start offering water as soon as baby begins solids, it can really help with fluid levels and avoid constipation. Pop into a go...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi There, Sounds like you are doing a great job, breastfeeding is one of the best things you can do for reducing the effects of allergies because ...

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Hi There, It can be very daunting when the life and development of a little person seems to fall entirely on your hands. I would recommend first...

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Hi Erin, It isnt so common for a bub on formula to feed so often, generally as formula is more dense than breastmilk bubs can go for longer betwee...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi There, I totally understand what you are going through, I went to a quite remote city in Japan with my first baby and remember the challenges o...

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Hi, Thanks for your email to Glenda, it sounds like you are very in-tune with your baby and that you are following your instincts to find answers...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your question. I presume, considering you are asking about using both Infacol and Zantac together, that your baby has a diagnos...

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Hi, It certainly sounds like you are having a lot of difficulties with your son, even though you have been trying lots of different things. Ref...

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Hi, Well done on getting your baby diagnosed with reflux, and thank you for contacting our organisation. Zantac has been used for many years an...

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Hi Anita, Folic acid has been shown to prevent spinal cord abnormalities in babies if it is taken by the mother up to 3 months before conception a...

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Hi Jo, Arrrrrr... Well now you are `flushing me out of the bushes` now. I am not a great believer of toddler formula, although in some situations...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi There, You can offer baby drinks in a sipper cup from 6 months on, which does tend to help with oral issues as well as reduce the time that the...

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Hi Kim, I wonder if it is more common on the days when she has less formula? As her range of formula spans from 560mls to 840mls this may account ...

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Hi there and thanks for your question to Glenda about your little baby boy. As you`ve noticed changes in your babies feeding habits and his behavi...

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Hi Kelsey, Thanks for your question regarding your baby girl and your concerns about how to manage her wind. Many babies struggle with ‘wind...

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Hi Mel, It is a habit and as we know breaking any habit we have can be hard. Imagine you went to bed and woke up in the bath! you`d get a fright ...

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Hi There, I totally understand, my second was the same, took him until about 11 months to really get into water. It really is perseverance to be h...

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Hi Kate, Yes bubs can go off their milk for a number of reasons, teething is one of them, also as they increase their intake of solids it can redu...

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Hi, Thanks for your questions regarding your baby girl and your concerns about how to manage her wind. Many infants are labelled as "windy" or as ...

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Hi, Many many experts believe demand feeding to be the right way and it`s all part of what they call `womb service`. Demand feeding would be ok i...

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Hi, The way we teach in the It`s Time To Sleep settling program we follow a feed/play/sleep routine. With this routine we try to have a feeding ro...

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Hi Debbie, You can start a good settling routine from day 1. Baby will be ready in the next few weeks to go into a cot, do follow SIDS recommen...

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Hi There, Most babies in the early months will need to be feed every 2-4 hours, it varies from one baby to another. Regardless of whether you are...

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Hi There, Yes one or more biological parent with an allergy can increase the likelihood of a child experiencing certain allergies. It does depend...

Answered: 29 Oct 2008
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Hi Leonie, As far as I know babies most commonly get teeth around 4-6 months, but having said that there is huge variation, some may be born with ...

Answered: 29 Oct 2008
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Hi Rebecca, There are really only very general guidelines for the amount of formula, all babies are different and at the end of the day your baby ...

Answered: 29 Oct 2008
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Hi, That is a good question and one I’m sure many parents wonder about. Thickened formulas can work really well for some babies especially t...

Answered: 29 Oct 2008
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Hi, Thanks for your email about your granddaughter, while we can`t help you with the question of whether she is just lactose intolerant as well as...

Answered: 29 Oct 2008