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Hi Leanne, Thank you for your enquiry. It is always advisable to seek help early for depression as it may take time to treat. Here are some links ...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008
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Hi Kylie, Thank you for your enquiry. The time that you have off before and after having a baby is really up to you. If you are well and your job ...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This procedure is done in the maternity unit and the woman is closely observed for a few hours afterwards to see i...

Answered: 08 Mar 2008
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Hi Alley, It is advisable to be fitted properly for a maternity bra. This can be done at many major department stores. Maternity bras tend to use ...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi Jasmine, Thank you for your enquiry. It is really up to you when you start Maternity leave and it does also depend on your health. Some women ...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008
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Hi, I can understand that you would feel scared, and I think I know why... Look at how you expressed yourself. You immediately link being pregn...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Firstly, gestational diabetes is not a reason alone for inducing labour. Please ask your carers to explain their ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Descent means how far the baby`s head is into the pelvis and it is measured in fifths. So the baby`s head is desc...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Your labour may be a bit faster than the first but you will know when the contractions get more painful and are v...

Answered: 01 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. There is a lot of evidence around today that suggests that urine testing in pregnancy does not provide any proof ...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The first test is quite inaccurate and can pick up women who do not actually have a problem. The second test is m...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Dear Shaz, i would use a facecloth to bathe him until he feels comfortable again. It is hard to know `why` it happened. Either way, it has, and if ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Gestational diabetes is a metabolic disorder and is not caused by the food that you eat. It can be made worse if ...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007