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Leann...
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Hi Natalie, It probably won’t be until closer to 12 months that you can wean bub off any milk feeds. Of course though you can wean from bre...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Hi There, Yes I hear you on the conflicting advice! The decision to wean your son off formula is a personal and nutritional one for you to make. ...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Hi There, You are right to be concerned about choking with meat. While lollies, grapes and nuts are still the major concern, chewed up mounds of ...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, An expected blood loss is around 500ml. Your loss is more so it is considered to be a post partum haemorrhage. It is more common with caesarea...

Answered: 08 May 2008
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Leann...
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Hi Sara, Good question to ask. Well to be honest `yes` and `no`. `Yes` by 12 months bubs can eat pretty much anything we do, but there are some ...

Answered: 08 May 2008
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Hi Catherine, Yes it is really common for toddlers to reject sipper cups. You may find it easier to go straight to a big boy cup, so try offering...

Answered: 08 May 2008
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Hi Elise, Yes you can start using reduced-fat milk from two, I think it a personal choice to a degree, if your little one is only having the avera...

Answered: 08 May 2008
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Hi there Thank you for your email. I would suggest visiting my website at www.australianbabyhands.com where I have a number of articles and frequ...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Hi Erin, Thank you for your enquiry. It can be very tempting to start to collect items for your baby but there is plenty of time in the coming mon...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Your results are marginally high and you will probably need a more thorough test of your blood sugar levels. In th...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. There is a liquid iron supplement that is gentler to take. Enquire at your pharmacist or health food shop. Best w...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You can request another ultrasound through your GP but you may have to pay for it as Medicare only covers a certai...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Leann...
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Hi there, Yes it can get harder as they get older to get them used to bottles. Sorry no real tricks here it is just a matter of persistence. Stic...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Maree...
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Hi Kristy, It`s not really worth the battle of resettling at this hour. I would say you should just get up and start the day. Hopefully it is just...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Hi, If you think he is hungry try increasing his daily intake, if he starts on a night feed he may not be so interested in the daytime food and as...

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Sarah...
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Hi Ali, Thank you for your enquiry. If the problem has been going for three weeks then it is advisable to have a check up. Sometimes hormone chang...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Kylie, Thank you for your enquiry. You could try distraction such as giving him finger food to nibble such as a carrot when he is doing this. Y...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi, It is fine from around 9 months. Mandarins are great finger food. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, Cranberry juice is reputed to be good for the kidneys. Just a couple of points though, generally if you offer juice it is as a treat, w...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, Yes it can be harder to get an older bub onto a bottle, it really does come down to perseverance, sorry no real tricks in the bad for th...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Lieve, It`s Marie here. Well Im sorry but I really cant help answer that question, the best thing to do is to write everything down and take it...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Xena, You need to drink lots of water, get as much rest as possible and demand feed from the breast only. To increase your supply you may need ...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Leann...
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Hi Jacqui, Yes in fact there is mounting evidence at last that the additives in food significantly influence behaviour. I have included some s...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your question, but unfortunately, that is something that you will need to talk to your doctor or pharmacist about. There are a w...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi Amanda, Thank you for your enquiry. It is really up to the regulations of your club. Netball is meant to be a non-contact sport so there is a l...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008
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Hi, Sorry you`re having problems seeing the new answers. Alex answers all of her questions each week, and new answers are posted on the site each ...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, i know what you mean it does start to get a bit repetitious until about 9ish months when they get onto finger foods. I have a tip sh...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, You are likely to find that when she gets to 9 months that as she will be on foods first then formula that it will be easier to start...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, Generally it is at about 9 months that you swap to solids first instead of milk feeds first. So keep on as you until then, you are a...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, In many regards it depends on when you start solids. If you start at 6 months (which is ideal) then you are likely to find bub will ...

Answered: 15 Apr 2008