Questions tagged colic

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Hi There, Fussy eating really does hit once they become knowing toddlers. Of course it is a phase, but it doesn’t mean it will pass anytim...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi Tania, There is a good chance that shortly he will revert, yes there is hope. It is quite common for fussy eaters to come out if it around 10...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi Rebecca, Not sure what the age of your son is, but I am guessing he is about 2ish? Even small amounts of things like coke and lollies aren&rs...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi There, My second was a bit the same, it took him till 11-12 months before he really decided water was okay. Personally I believe it is a matt...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi Melissa, I have two thoughts in mind, firstly that he may need to visit a paediatric speech pathologist or have a talk to the gals at No Fuss ...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi Katie, It sounds like your bub needs help with textured food. I would suggest talking with the gals at No Fuss Feeding (website of same name)...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi There, Yes, interestingly enough I hear of enlarged tonsils reasonably regularly in relation to fussy eating, its amazing what influences chil...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi, Well done on following up on your instincts. That’s not always easy to do, especially if everyone else is saying things like “he&...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi Linda, Well done for continuing to look for answers, despite what everyone is telling you. You know your baby best, and you know that somethin...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi , It is not uncommon to create new habits when baby is ill. Try following the techniques in our settling program rather than feeding. Cheers...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi , All babies are different but you would expect at about 14 mnoths. Every day won`t be the same so be guided by tired signs. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi Jacinta, It`s hard to say why but babies routines and habits change a lot with out notice or any real obvious reason. Do make sure you are set...

Answered: 22 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Usually an early ultrasound is the more accurate at predicting dates than a later one. The femoral length and siz...

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 There, Sounds like you are a duly concerned aunty! So here goes, yes 16 weeks is very early for solids and in fact it is not recommended for ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Leah, You stick with it girl, breastmilk is by far better for baby, think of all those fantastic immune substance that you can get from formul...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Megan, Oh crikey you are putting me on the spot with the issue of canola. Personally I try to avoid canola oil, for example we only use cold...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Nicole, I have to confess that you are asking a milk conservative here. The American Academy of Paediatrics now recommends not using cows mil...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi There, I really do understand you concern, I felt like that with my first son, but you will get used to it before you know it. Keep in mind t...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi There, As you have started reasonably early you have plenty of time to work up slowly to more meals and larger ones. Most babies run low in i...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Danielle, Firstly I think it is important to be sure you are dealing with eczema, it could at this time of year also be a heat rash and in som...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi Susan, Well it sounds to me as though you are both going fine. Keep in mind that baby’s growth and development are one of your best ind...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi There, I have a good friend who did just what you are asking. She completely feed her second on expressed milk (due to work reasons) and it w...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi There, Yes not gaining weight over a two week period isn’t ideal at all. I guess I am thinking that baby is heading toward solids soon,...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi There, Sounds to me as though you are doing a fantastic job at balancing everybody’s needs, well done! Yes 5-6 feeds is the guideline, ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi There, Dinner time is probably one of the most common meal-time battles, my four year old, oops five year old is the same. Generally it is a ...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi There, I guess the main thing from your question I am getting is that ultimately the guide you should be using is your sons own growth and dev...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, You don`t say whether Lachlan has been diagnosed with reflux, though I presume he either has been or you suspect reflux since you sent a post...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write in. It is really lovely to hear how much success you`ve had and that she is over her reflux now. I`m s...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007
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Hi, Congratulations on the birth of your beautiful baby, and also for getting the diagnosis so quickly. It isn`t unusual for bubs to object to ta...

Answered: 15 Dec 2007