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Maree...
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Hi, All babies require different amounts of sleep to get by, so long as he is healthy and doing fine I wouldn`t worry. Be guided by tired signs an...

Answered: 29 Jan 2008
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Hi, Often a habit like this does not just change by itself you need to make the change, and it is hard especially as you have your daughter to con...

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Hi, The key to him sleeping through is to get him to fall asleep on his own and independently to start with. Moving him to his own room is a must...

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Hi, All these little changes of routine can mount up and the most important thing you can do is firstly not give a bottle to fall asleep with init...

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Hi Jenni, Trying lots of things can become confusing to both parents and baby and sticking to one routine and giving it a good 3 weeks to get it g...

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Hi Melissa, I know just how you feel because this was the only way I would get my baby to sleep and you can go on for so long before it wears you ...

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Hi Sharyn, I wouldn`t have a pillow in a cot but rather wait until she is in a bed. Try placing a folded sheet under her bottom sheet for some ext...

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Hi, We do recommend to stop wrapping after 3 mnoths so this is great you are making the effort to chnge his routine. Try the sleeping bag during t...

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Hi Sam, Thank you for your email. We have just launched the Australian Baby Hands classes and are currently recruiting teachers all around t...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The most reliable check of your due date is the first day of your last period. If you know this date you will be ...

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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to have your immunity to rubella checked (blood test) and if you are immune then there is no risk to you...

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Hi, Transitioning from milk feeds is one of the questions I get asked about a lot. Ideally you would wean your toddler off formula entirely and ...

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Hi, Sodium in excess is dealt with by the kidneys, your kidneys are the organs that keep the fluid parts of our body in balance (pressure wise) a...

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Hi, Unfortunately there isn’t really any formula to work out what a baby needs to drink, formula tins use a guide which accounts for the mo...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Andrea, Well done to you for looking at making your own fruit yoghurt – great! Yes it must be full fat (until at least 2 yrs). I recom...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Tanya, Sounds like you are doing a great job, not easy at the best of times, so well done! Honey, cow’s milk as a drink, spinach and e...

Answered: 22 Jan 2008
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Hi Katherine, Welcome to the fussy eating club, I have a five year old still going strong. Toddlers and preschoolers have extremely busy ‘...

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Hi, As baby is 10 months I am assuming by milk you mean formula? Let me know if you are using milk as in cow’s milk. Otherwise the other ...

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Hi Nicki, Yes the additives would have been the main offenders, are there any additives at all, even natural ones? What about sugar and salt? S...

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Hi, Many processed baby foods are quite good now; you may even like to consider the Heinz organic range as well as some of the more specialised r...

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Hi, I think you have voiced a very common concern and also reflected the confusion that there is out there about weaning and cow’s milk. T...

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Hi There, I understand your concern; obviously food provides a number of nutrients in greater amounts than breastmilk. Just wondering how her gr...

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Hi, Congratulations on the birth of your son. It sounds like you are doing a really great job, but you are right to have concerns because of his ...

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Hi Melissa, Congratulations on the birth of your daughter. It`s really good to hear that she is happy and thriving; and it sounds like you are do...

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Hi Renae, Oh my goodness, it sounds like things are really tough for you, and I`m sure you must be absolutely exhausted by now!! It sounds like t...

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Hi, Toddlers will teeth until 3yo but so long as there is no fever and you can make him comfortable no need to alter the settling routine. If he ...

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Hi, Controlled comforting is a hard program to follow and babies do protest, it`s not for everyone but has a great success rate. Crying won`t har...

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Hi Amanda, Once tired signs are displayed you could try using our settling techniques it offers a clear and repetitive message that it`s time to ...

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Hi, It may just be a stage she is going through but as you say you don`t want to create any bad habits. She is no doubt testing you heading for t...

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Hi, It would seem he has become unsettled with the move and if you continue to lay or sit with him until asleep he will wake and look for you as ...

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