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Hi, It is expected that you will feel movements at around 16 weeks with your second pregnancy. You know what to expect and you are more aware of t...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to visit your GP for antibiotic treatment. Bladder infection are quite common in pregnancy and need to be...

Answered: 22 Feb 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You may be feeling more tired this pregnancy because you are caring for a child during the day and don’t hav...

Answered: 15 Feb 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The rash that you describe is very common at 3 – 6 weeks of age. It usually lasts around two weeks and then ...

Answered: 08 Feb 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to check with your doctor as to when you should have the blood test. I am not sure of your history...

Answered: 08 Feb 2008
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Hi Paula, Thank you for your enquiry. An irritable uterus can occur at each pregnancy but it also may not. You are at an increased risk of having ...

Answered: 08 Feb 2008
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Hi, I am sorry to hear your news. An ultrasound will confirm if you have an ectopic pregnancy. More than likely you will need a small operation to...

Answered: 01 Feb 2008
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Hi Hayley, Thank you for your enquiry. It is advisable to talk to your doctor to check that there were no complications that may affect your next ...

Answered: 01 Feb 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to talk to your anaesthetist about this. They will check your previous records and will also check your ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, This may have to do with the way you are settling him initially, how do you settle him to sleep? Cheers, Maree

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Cassia, I really would advise you to follow our settling program as baby only knows one way to sleep at present and that`s with your comfort. ...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi, It is very common in first pregnancies not to show until well into the pregnancy and it is sometimes around 20 weeks or later. Try not to wor...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. From what you have described this is very common as the cramping is in the lower abdomen and this is where the sc...

Answered: 15 Jan 2008
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Hi Debbie, Thank you for your enquiry. It should be fine to treat your hair but it is always best to tell your hairdresser that you are pregnant ...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi , Thank you for your enquiry. You can get constipated during pregnancy and you can also get some ligament discomfort as the uterus is growing....

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You may have something more than just stretch marks that are causing your discomfort. Please talk to your pharmac...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Sometimes this measurement can be inaccurate, especially if another person is doing the measurement. It can also ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Any bleeding is regarded as abnormal in pregnancy. You need to visit your GP for a check up. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Christina, Thank you for your enquiry. Everyone is different so it may last few quite a few months but the volume of milk in your breasts will...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Visit your local pharmacy and they will be able to help you. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Jana, Thank you for your enquiry. It does sound as if everything has settled down but it is advisable to still take it easy for a few weeks ju...

Answered: 08 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is generally recommended to have this simple test. Diabetes is pregnancy is one of the more common problems in...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, It is more reliable when you have waited until you have missed a period. Ideally around 3 days after a missed period will show up a positive ...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi Andrea, Thank you for your enquiry. This type of feeling is very normal, especially in your first pregnancy. Over the next few weeks the feeli...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. I am unable to really tell you what may be happening. You will know over the next days if the pregnancy is progre...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Colostrum is present in your breasts from around 16 weeks and this is normal. Some women don`t leak but others do...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Pregnancy causes varying symptoms in every woman. You may not have these feelings but you may have some other symptom or you may have nothing...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is probably more comfortable and quicker for you to travel by air for sure. It will not increase the risk of a...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Showing sugar in your urine in pregnancy can happen occasionally. It is no indication of any problem and it may n...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You will need to wean her slowly if you want to stop feeding altogether otherwise your breasts will become sore....

Answered: 15 Nov 2007