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Leann...
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Hi, Well I have to confess this one is out of my realm, I was told to let my son brush once a day himself and then for me to brush his teeth a...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Leann...
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Hi There, Well the recommendations do opt for cups for milk, largely because the milk sugars come in contact with their teeth more in bottle f...

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Leann...
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Hi There, Yes so common that they self-wean. Trust him and go with it, I am guessing he is a good eater and is probably getting lots of variety ...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, Try following our settling program it will take you step by step through the settling techniques. (see link at the top of this page). ...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, Do be sure you settle him awake into his cot initially at night so he learns to sleep indpendently that will be the key. If you are patting h...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, Until 6 months you might expect to have to offer one over night feed. In aantoher month you could try our settling program and offer a rollov...

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Hi, I wish I did have an easy solution unfortunatley I can only offer a hard solution! You could try our settling program which also includes a 1...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Hi, An overtired baby is harder to settle. Try our settling program and follow a feed/play/sleep routine so you know when she is tired and can ac...

Answered: 29 Nov 2007
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Sarah...
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You really need to seek professional advice and help with your feelings. There is a lot of help around today and ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Vegetable juice is fine to drink but limit it to one or two glasses per week. Best wishes, Alex.

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Maree...
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Hi, Many babies are catnappers and you could try our settling program to help with this. It teaches baby to sleep independently which is impor...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, If she is still in a cot you could still follow our settling program for 6 to 12 months, it teaches baby to sleep independently and offers...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, I did say it won`t come without protest and you need to be prepared for what will come 3 hours later if you want to make the change. As I ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, I have attached some information for you on night terrors: Click Here. I hope this helps. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, When I got rid of the dummy I put salt on it and offer it, it of course was awful so I wash it for him and secretly put it on again tellin...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, You could try a sleeping baby instead of blankets this will also ensure she isn`t cold. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, This is a time when you need to be guided by tired signs and each day can be different during this transition time. Try to avoid these lat...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, He has probably also been experiencing 8 month separation anxiety and this won`t be helping. You could try our settling program the techni...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi - I am so sorry about your own child. That is very unfortunate and very sad. I hope you find some peace about what has happened and think about ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi Stacey, Thank you for your enquiry. You can look at the NSW Midwives Association`s website: www.nswmidwives.com.au and look at the education ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You can contact the hospital at any time to discuss your concerns and they will discuss with you the best time t...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi Amiee, Please visit your Early Childhood Health Centre for ongoing advice and care. You could try putting your baby in a pouch or rocking him...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Leann...
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Hi there, Good question, the Australia NZ Food Standards note that crustacea such as prawns and crab have very low levels of mercury and henc...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, It`s not uncommon for some new habits to form after an illness. It sounds like he is now relying on your comfort to settle and you may want ...

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Hi, Around 8 months babys experience separation anxiety and can be difficult to settle. Do be sure that when he falls asleep initially at night t...

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Hi Danielle, It really does seem he is associating sleep with the wrapping We don`t recommend wrapping after 3 months and with Summer coming on ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi Emma, I usually recommend making a big deal about moving to a big bed and decorate it with them and make them feel it is really special she ma...

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Hi, You could go cold turkey and just completely remove it or you can use it to settle but remove it before sleep comes so it`s not the last thin...

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Hi, You might expect one daytime nap but he may also be ready to drop this daytime nap altogether so during this transition time be guided by tir...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007