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Maree...
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Hi, He really should be able to sleep through from 7pm to7am without an overnight feed from about 6 months. As long as you continue to offer the b...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Sonya, At this age you would expect to be feeding at least every 4 hours so twice a night would be normal. Feeding times of around 2,6,10,2,6,1...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, In early pregnancy you can feel bloated and be aware of stretching pains. This is very common and to be expected. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi, If no other problems were found during your scan, this is most likely to be an amniotic sheet, rather than a band. Structures within the amnio...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi, Yes there are many hormonal changes during pregnancy. You can lose hair from your head and gain it in other areas you can also have noticeably...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi Christie, If you fall ill you need to see your GP for a check up. Otherwise it should be fine there is very minimal risk to you or your baby. ...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi, Your iron levels may be low. It may be worthwhile seeing your GP soon for a check up. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi, In early pregnancy you can have this problem. It should settle as you enter the second trimester. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi, Weight gain in the first 20 weeks is minimal and some even lose weight. The majority of weight is gained after 20 weeks. Spotting during pregn...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi There, Bits of milk and milk-alternatives can be included in baby`s foods for example in brekky, but aren`t generally offered as a drink until ...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi, At 5 months you might still expect to be offering one overnight feed but not 2 feeds. After about 6 months baby should be able to sleep throu...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi, She is winning the battle because she knows you will give in. If you are going to change this then you need to stay up all night if you have t...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi, It`s heart breaking to have your little one want you and not to go I know, but he knows you will give in and that`s where it goes pear shaped....

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi, Talk to your health nurse or GP about easing the wind pain and once yuo have that under control you can try following a feed/play/sleep routi...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi Jess, Try following our It`s Time To Sleep settling program for Newborn to 6 months and incorporate a feed/play/sleep routine. It`s all hands o...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi, She is a fighter that`s for sure. I think she knows she can win if she hangs out long enough. You need to keep with the routine that was worki...

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Maree...
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Hi, He knows you will give in first and he`s winning the battle, you need to be stronger than him and continue with the putting back. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 01 Mar 2009
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Hi Leah, My website www.australianbabyhands.com is currently the only site which has accredited australian baby sign language product. There is l...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi, It is fine to sleep where you are comfortable. Lying on your back can be uncomfortable and cause dizziness later in pregnancy. Best wishes...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Sarah...
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Hi, You possibly can use the bassinet. You will need to buy a new mattress and check that it is solid enough. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi, You should check with your Early Childhood Health Centre. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi Karli, You may be miscarrying or you may have an infection of some kind. You need to see your GP for a check up and you may need an ultrasound....

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi Samantha, Breast milk production is best at night – the hormone levels are higher at night. You need to set some time to regularly expres...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi There, Well to be honest as a mum you are doing just what I would opt to do. I guess also look for those small moments where you can heap s...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi Jodie, Some babies are just poor daytime sleepers. I would only try to resettle during the day for 15 mins and if no luck get her up and try ag...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi Kerryn, It`s never easy changing habits of those things we love or have come to rely on, I was the greatest one to cuddle my baby to sleep unti...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi Kylie, That`s most likely where the problem is, you sit with her and when she wakes you are not there and she looks for your comfort/presence t...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Hi, Always have any concerns checked out - follow your instincts. Sometimes we can try so many things we only succeed in confusing both baby and ...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009
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Maree...
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Hi Evelyn, It`s easy to create unwanted new habits when baby is unwell we naturally do anything to comfort baby and it only takes 3 days to create...

Answered: 22 Feb 2009