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Hi There, Some allergies appear to be familial, that is if one or both parents have an an allergy say to dairy it is more likely that their littl...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi There, It is very common that bubs go off their food when they are unwell or recuperating, and on top of that teething too can affect their de...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Julie, That`s always worth checking, the milk intake that is. Generally by 12 or so months you can wean most toddlers from formula (sorry not...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Sam, It is very common that bubs go off their food when they are unwell or recuperating, and on top of that teething too can affect their desi...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Becky, Ultimately how much your bub eats will be best determined by your baby. If you think your baby would cope with a little more then tha...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi There, you would find most would suggest solids before formula from 9 months. I am keeping in mind your bub is slight, but as you have said ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Kimberley, I can totally recommend a feeding mesh, they are such a great idea, you can pop pretty much anything (age appropriate) in them and ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi, Thank you for your question. It is possible that your daughter’s reflux has decided to not be so silent (reflux symptoms can change ove...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Shanti (what a beautiful name), Thank you for contacting our organisation. I wouldn’t think that 60ml was enough for your baby, especiall...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Kelly, Thanks for your question about your little 4 month old, I`m sure with all of these changes going on, it`s hard to see what is working an...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi, I don`t have much detail but I`ll help as much as I can. If under 3 months wrapping is advised if over 3 months we don`t recommend wrapping. Y...

Answered: 22 Jan 2009
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Hi Aleshia, It is common for bubs after gastro to take quite some weeks for their intestinal workings to settle, some babies can even experience a...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi There, To be honest it sounds pretty normal, but just as a guide there is some info below on formula. There are really only very general guid...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi, Thanks to your question to Glenda about your baby and your concerns about his screaming. Certainly you have taken the right step by asking mor...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi Krystal, It sounds like you are on the right track, and it is good that the medication seems to be helping so much. There could be a few differ...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi Brenda, I`m sorry that your little man is struggling to feed. Is your doctor aware of the difficulties you are having? If not, then I would adv...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi Mardi, That is a very good question, and the bottom line is that you may not be able to tell the difference between reflux or food allergy/into...

Answered: 15 Jan 2009
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Hi, There are a number of products which can help you introduce baby sign language into your home. All my products are based on Australian Sign L...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your feeding questions to Leanne, or see your Early Childho...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi There, Yes many recommendations when it comes to feeding babies can seem quite vague. Generally this is to allow the for the tremendous variat...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi There, You may find baby is going through a bit of a growth spurt about now and if so that he will resettle into his usual routine shortly. I...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi Tammy, Ultimately baby is your best guide, it all can seem a bit hard in the first few months with solids and the number of each feeds, but it ...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi Emma, Glenda is away on holidays at the moment, however I am happy to assist with your questions about your little boy. It sounds like the pas...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi, I would highly recommend that you follow a feed/play/sleep routine and then use our settling techniques to settle him awake into his cot this...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi Angelique, I would highly recommend that you follow a feed/play/sleep routine and then use our settling techniques to settle her awake into he...

Answered: 08 Jan 2009
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Hi Megan, You are likely to find that most health professionals that you ask about this will recommend your bub stays with formula (unless you ar...

Answered: 01 Jan 2009
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Hi, I`m sorry that things are so difficult for you all and your baby is so uncomfortable. I`m sorry too that you had so much trouble getting your...

Answered: 01 Jan 2009
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Hi, You need to check this with the hospital. Usually formula is supplied at the hospital for your stay but sometimes you do need to supply it. ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Hi Leonie, To be honest with you the best person to take your lead from is your baby! Generally speaking even young babies are good at self-regul...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008
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Hi There, You have a number of possible options, firslty you can simply offer your toddler formula in a cup. Bottles tend to wash their teeth wi...

Answered: 15 Dec 2008