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Glend...
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Hi, That is an interesting question. I`m sure anything is possible but I couldn’t tell you if he has reflux, sorry. I would suggest talking ...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, He may be relying on the dummy for comfort and you may need to get rid of it. Don`t expect a baby to sleep right through until about 6 months ...

Answered: 15 Oct 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, Its hard to say what is happening here, my initial thought is to buzz the lovely gals at the Australian Breastfeeding Association, th...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi There, Well done on your great job with breastfeeding! There are really only very general guidelines for the amount of formula, all babies...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi Narelle, There are several studies that prove that long term breast feeding does improve a baby’s immune system. However, with a strong f...

Answered: 22 Sep 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, This is more than likely break through bleeding that can happen when you start the minipill. It may continue for another few weeks and then it...

Answered: 15 Sep 2008
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Maree...
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Hi Kylie, I`m wondering what you do next once he protests going into his cot? He may just be winning the battle. I would definitely continue with...

Answered: 15 Sep 2008
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Hi Christina, He is comfort feeding to sleep and this causes him to wake and need your comfort to resettle. I would not try any settling technique...

Answered: 15 Sep 2008
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Hi Beth, Often baby will protest a change of routine and it is hard to hear baby cry. Normally we say don`t wrap after 3 months but you could try...

Answered: 08 Sep 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, She only know how to fall asleep with you settling her with a feed and if you want to change this then you will need to stop feeding her to sl...

Answered: 08 Sep 2008
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Hi, If you have not had chicken pax before you may be at risk of getting the illness. If this happens then the baby may also get it. You need to s...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Hi There, It sounds like its time to pop into see your GP or CHN, if bub isnt gaining weight at her normal rate and you are worried you will bot...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Glend...
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Hi, All children with reflux are different, and they don’t all have problems with food. The types of foods that can sometimes cause problems...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Hi Leonie, That is a very good question. Lots of babies with reflux do get the hiccups a lot but unfortunately, I don’t know to get rid of t...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Hi, My specialty area is reflux. You may be better off directing this question to Maree on our Help Panel, as she deals with sleep problems. I w...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Hi, It may well be all about the way you get him to sleep initially. If he is falling asleep with a feed or by being rocked to sleep then he would...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Glend...
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That is an interesting question. Have you talked to your doctor about your concerns? Have you shown them the pink blotchy flush or taken a photo to...

Answered: 22 Aug 2008
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Hi Rachelle, I only know basic information about kidney reflux, but given your family history, and the fact that your daughter has recently starte...

Answered: 15 Aug 2008
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Hi, You could try the acidophilus but it may not work. Talk to your pharmacist for a possible solution. Hopefully the masitits will heal soon and ...

Answered: 08 Aug 2008
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Hi There, It can take bubs a while to adjust to a change; I wonder if babies have an inbuilt suspicion metre at times. It really is more a questi...

Answered: 08 Aug 2008
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Hi There, Sounds like it`s time to seek some professional help on this. I would highly recommend talking to a paediatric speech pathologist suc...

Answered: 01 Aug 2008
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Hi, Congratulations on your pregnancy! Sorry to hear that you are already suffering from constant reflux though. I think, especially given that it...

Answered: 22 Jul 2008
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Maree...
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Hi, This situation happens so easily when baby has been ill and understandably so. Sometimes just letting baby cry it out doesn`t work for them an...

Answered: 22 Jul 2008
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Hi Tammy, Your son may be experiencing a growth spurt which is common at his age. Your supply will increase very soon. Feed him as often as he nee...

Answered: 15 Jul 2008
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Hi, Braxton hicks are present in the early weeks of pregnancy as they are really just the uterus contracting to increase the blood supply. You are...

Answered: 15 Jul 2008
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Hi, Controlled comforting techniques are not easy and it is so hard to hear your baby crying and protesting particularly after she has been ill re...

Answered: 15 Jul 2008
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Hi There, I am just wondering if Gabriella is eating solids and how much, it may be that she is eating enough for her age. Generally though by 9...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi, It is difficult to hear baby cry and the techniques we use can be difficult to do. But you are right he is waking out of habit for the feed. R...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi, You may want to try our settling techniques for settling her without the dummy, they offer a clear and repetitive message that it`s time to sl...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Maree...
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Hi Di, Controlled comforting techniques are never easy and not for everyone, but with perseverence they have the most successs in teaching a baby ...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008