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Hi Liesl, I would try using a sleeping bag for her and also ensure she goes down to sleep in her cot and not on a bed this is very unsafe. At this...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi, At this age you would expect him to sleep 7pm to 7am but all toddlers are different and some still need a day nap and some are ok on 10 hours ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Kylie, The most important thing you can do is make sure he settles awake into the cot initially at night so he learns to sleep independently as...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi, You would expect to be still offering one overnight feed up until about 6 months of age, either a 10pm or a 2am feed would be normal at 41/2 m...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Sharon, Yes sleeping patterns change constantly as baby continues to develop.You would expect to be offering an overnight feed at this age but ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Isy, It does become a cycle and then difficult to break the habit. When you sit with her or transfer her once asleep she wakes on her light sle...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Tracey, The use of a dummy really is a parents choice but if it becomes a cause for frequent waking by it`s loss then it may be time for it to ...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi, Controlled conforting techniques are very difficult and not for everyone, it takes persistence and consistency and can take up to 3 weeks to w...

Answered: 22 Nov 2008
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Hi Tina, If your blood pressure is low you need to try to drink plenty of water each day. You also need to have your iron levels checked as this c...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, Scans are compared with average sizes and most of the time baby’s head are not perfectly set against the average size. Try not to worry ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, The presentation is cephalic (head down) and the baby is not engaged it is 5/5 out of the pelvis. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi Sally, Strictly be guided by tired signs and settle who ever shows signs first. If you follow our settling program the techniques we use offer ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, It really seems he is relying on your comfort to sleep and I don`t think at this age it is about being hungry. He wakes on his light sleep and...

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, Without being bossy you might like to give her an It`s Time To Sleep DVD&BOOK gift. Take a look at www.itstimetosleep.com Cheers, Maree

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi, Why not try our It`s TIme To Sleep settling program it will take you step by step through the program. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 15 Nov 2008
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Hi Cindy, You can take panadol regularly to ease the pain. You can also try swimming to ease the weight in the area. Physiotherapy may also help. ...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Shelley, This is normal at around 4 to 6 weeks. It is best to leave it alone and it will disappear very soon. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Cassie, It is fine to have a bath or spa. Make sure that you drink plenty of water so that you don’t get dry and don’t get up quick...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi, If you are worried then it is best to get it checked out. If it is something new he may be teething to have an ear infection. Best wishes,...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi, There are many changes to your body after birth and these will continue up to six weeks. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi, Your Early Childhood Health Centre may be able to offer advice or more information. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Renata, No pretty much most fruit and vegies are fine for babies (spinach is an exception). Just keep in mind that he may love fruit far more ...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi, It`s NEVER too early to start reading to your child! Any reading session, anytime will help your child`s learning and starting early really...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Robin, I wouldn`t stress too much. It sounds like it`s just a period when you`re daughter`s showing an interest in books, but going through t...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Al, For the program to work you need to be consistent with the techniques otherwise you can send mixed messages and that makes it hard. If not ...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Allison, You can`t hold back natural progression he will continue to develop and be able to roll back again soon enough, meanwhile give him lot...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Belinda, Imagine you went to bed and woke up in the bath! you`d get a fright and want to go back to your bed again. When your daughter falls as...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Nicole, Teaching him to settle awake and independently is the best tip this way he will be able to sleep anywhere really. I would avoid him sle...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi Chantal, It sounds like she is relying on you to comfort feed and feed to sleep it is hard to break a habit but it is also hard to continue wha...

Answered: 08 Nov 2008
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Hi, I am sorry but I am not sure of this abbreviation – it may be Day 1 & Day 2. If it was P1, P2 this is parity or pregnancies? Please ask ...

Answered: 01 Nov 2008