1. home
  2. expert panel
  3. tags
  4. second trimester

Questions tagged second trimester

Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Candan, It seems she is relying on your comfort to sleep initially at night and the comfort of the milk to return to sleep. I would suggest you...

Answered: 15 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, Some toddlers are just early risers and you would expect him to still be having one good early afternoon nap at this age and he is going down ...

Answered: 15 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Your pelvis may have some separation at the pubic bone. This can happen in late pregnancy from the influence of hormones that help the ligamen...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, This is very normal and to be expected. It is from the ligaments that support your uterus stretching. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, You may be more sensitive to movements or it may be your bowel movements that you can feel. IT is not usually until around 16 weeks that oyu s...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, You need to have a check up by the dentist. Sometimes you can develop sensitive teeth and gums due to hormone changes. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Shannyn, An ultrasound scan is best performed at around 20 weeks. This is the best time to have a close look at the baby and all the organs hav...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, This means that you have had a bleed around the time of gestation. This does not say why it happened. Try not to worry too much. You have had ...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Every pregnancy is different. As long as you are getting one or two signs of pregnancy then this is fine. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, You have an increased chance of developing problems this time too, however, your symptoms may not be as severe as the first time. You may not ...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, The descent of the baby’s head is measured in 5the s so if the head is 3/5 above the brim, 2/5 is into the brim of the pelvis. When the ...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Cramping in the early weeks of pregnancy is normal. If it is not associated with bleeding and is not severe pain then this is fine. Best w...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi There, Generally you would make the switch pretty much as baby hits six months. The changes tend to coincide with when baby`s stores of iron an...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Brett...
Answer:

Hi Jason, We certainly do! At the Huggies Bookclub, we sort our books into age groups, so you can find the best book every time. Simply visit us...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Raeleigh, Your son totally relies on your comfort to sleep and at present he could also be experiencing 8 month separation anxiety. To change t...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, There seems to have been lots of changes going on, new brother, new bed, new house, and,because you`ve allowed him to come into your bed for c...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Nicole, It`s easy to create new and unwanted habits when our little ones are ill we all give the extra comfort needed. Sometimes just letting b...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, Unfortunately firm is the one that is required otherwise she will know she can run all over you and get her way. You need to have a routine of...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, It is about this time that baby will go to one daytime nap anyway but the best thing is be guided by tired signs as every day won`t be the sam...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi, Yes that would be better and perhaps have the mattress on the floor next to the bed for a week or so if he is not keen yet. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Maree...
Answer:

Hi Michelle, You wouldn`t expect a baby to sleep right through before 6 months and she is small so I would give her the benefit of the doubt for a...

Answered: 08 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, Braxton Hicks are a good sign of a healthy pregnancy. If they do become painful it is advisable to have a check up. Where only a 60% chance of...

Answered: 01 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi, See your Early Childhood Health Centre for advice on this. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 01 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Liz, It might be worthwhile having a check up. You may have a hernia or have pulled some muscles. It may be nothing but it is better to be chec...

Answered: 01 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Lisa, There are stronger medications that can be used at night to assist you to get a better night’s sleep. Please visit your GP. Bes...

Answered: 01 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Neelima, It is advisable to visit your GP for a check up to check if there are no long term problems with the wound or the area. If everything ...

Answered: 01 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi There, Whole grains and cereals generally are healthier options to be honest, so as long as the rice is well cooked and baby copes with the te...

Answered: 01 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Leann...
Answer:

Hi Tracy, well that`s a good question. To be honest I would err on the side of caution. My top concern would be the green tea as it can strongl...

Answered: 01 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Glend...
Answer:

Hi Jo, I wish you all the best with your attempt at weaning. I presume you have spoken with your doctor about your intentions, as it is important ...

Answered: 01 Jun 2009
Avatar Member
Sarah...
Answer:

Hi Katie, You may need to have a check up as you may have a urinary tract infection or similar that needs treating. If nothing shows up this pregn...

Answered: 22 May 2009