Questions tagged tantrums

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Leann...
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Hi There, Its so great to hear of toddlers who love their fruit and vegies. Just as I was reading your post it occurred to me that it may just...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi Kirstin, Any milk that has been sipped out cant be stored and should be discarded. Even just a little sip can contaminate the milk with bact...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi, Give me a bit more information on his day time sleep routine and what time he is waking in the morning. You would expect him to be down by abo...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi Shannon, It is very dangerous to continue to sleep Ellie in the bassinette she would be way too active and big for it. When you transfer a sl...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi, The techniques can be hard to do and not for everyone. Baby will fight you but you need to be persistent with the techniques if you want to wi...

Answered: 01 Oct 2008
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Hi, You did not mention whether or not you are using baby sign already with your daughter. If you are not already using baby sign then trying to...

Answered: 22 Sep 2008
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Hi There, Good question. Generally in terms of hygiene and processed meats it is fine, you do need to ensure if they require cooking such as sau...

Answered: 22 Sep 2008
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Hi, I would say about 8 weeks and definitely by 12 weeks as she will probably be too big and it will become dangerous. Teaching baby to sleep ind...

Answered: 22 Sep 2008
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Hi, Yes she knows you will come and this is her routine with you. Make sure she is settled into her bed awake when she goes down initially this i...

Answered: 22 Sep 2008
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Hi Claire, You don`t have to feed if he is not due wait till he is due, so long as you still follow the order of feed play sleep. If he has slept ...

Answered: 22 Sep 2008
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Hi Michelle, He clearly is tired and I would suggest you follow a feed/play/sleep routine so you can catch his tired signs and act on them. Try fo...

Answered: 22 Sep 2008
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Hi, Yes it is very difficult when you are faced with this decision. It is really weighing up the risks of having the procedure and the risks of ha...

Answered: 15 Sep 2008
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Hi, It is very common to have one - two weeks difference between scans and dates. When they estimate your due date it is only an estimate and the ...

Answered: 15 Sep 2008
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Hi, This is when the baby has died and there are no signs of problems, such as bleeding or cramping. This is very rare and usually something will ...

Answered: 15 Sep 2008
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Hi Christina, He is comfort feeding to sleep and this causes him to wake and need your comfort to resettle. I would not try any settling technique...

Answered: 15 Sep 2008
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Hi, Yes these are tired signs but I would avoid a late arvo sleep at this time. Try having his bath and early dinner to avoid him falling asleep i...

Answered: 15 Sep 2008
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Hi Racheal, I am wondering how you get him to sleep when he does wake? For baby to sleep through the night he would need to fall asleep in his co...

Answered: 15 Sep 2008
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Hi, Firstly how many signs have you introduced to Kanye? It is important to start slowly and to be consistent. It is also really important to i...

Answered: 08 Sep 2008
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Hi, There is no difference between specialists. All specialists work in the public and private system. If you are covered with private health insu...

Answered: 08 Sep 2008
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Hi, It`s best to direct your question to Leanne, or see your Early Childhood Health Centre. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Sep 2008
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Hi, She only know how to fall asleep with you settling her with a feed and if you want to change this then you will need to stop feeding her to sl...

Answered: 08 Sep 2008
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Hi, These are tired signs at 4pm but it`s not always a good idea to nap at this late hour, especially as you are getting a good 10 to 12 hours ove...

Answered: 08 Sep 2008
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Hi, You would expect him to be having 3 naps per day but it`s great he is sleeping through the night already. Always be guided by tired signs duri...

Answered: 08 Sep 2008
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Hi, You would expect him to be sleeping right through the night 7pm to 7am at this age. As I think you already know the problem is he does not kno...

Answered: 08 Sep 2008
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Hi Tina, I highly recommend you implement a feed/play/sleep routine to pick up on tired signs and follow our settling program for the settling tec...

Answered: 08 Sep 2008
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Hi Rachel, The bottle through the night has now become her sleep association and you would need to stop offering it if you want things to change.Y...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Hi Audrey, If you can tell me what is happening during the day at child care then I can advise you on what they could change. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Hi, It may well be all about the way you get him to sleep initially. If he is falling asleep with a feed or by being rocked to sleep then he would...

Answered: 01 Sep 2008
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Hi Ashleigh, It will depend what you are wearing as when you will show and have to change your clothes. Some women do not start to show until 20 we...

Answered: 22 Aug 2008
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Hi Amanda, I`m not sure how old Zac is but if you are rocking or feeding to sleep then when he wakes on his light he looks for this same comfort. T...

Answered: 22 Aug 2008