Questions tagged tantrums

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Leann...
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Hi There, To the best of my knowledge no you don’t need to boil bottled water, it would be safe to say that the manufacture of and supply o...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Alison, It sounds like your daughter is well on the way to a lifelong love affair with books! You should absolutely, positively encourage he...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Vera, The easiest way to find an age appropriate book is to head over to the Huggies Bookclub, where all our books are categorised by age! W...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Paulette, Brodie will be growing and her needs changing with this. From about 6 months you could expect a baby to sleep 7pm to 7am without an o...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi, It is difficult to hear baby cry and the techniques we use can be difficult to do. But you are right he is waking out of habit for the feed. R...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi, Do be guided by tired signs during the day but don`t make a battle out of it. If he won`t resettle after 15 mins get him up and try again late...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Mellissa, It is about this age that a toddler drops to one good daytime nap. I would aim to push the morning nap forward a bit and give an ear...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi, SIDS say from about 5 to 6 months the risks are greatly reduced. You can`t stop progressio. Ensure her cot is made up safely and according to ...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Tanya and Ava, Habits such as hair twirling and thumb sucking are really things that we can`t do much about and she will grow out of it eventua...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Kylie, It is best to talk about it as often and as normally as possible. Try not to make a fuss around other babies as he may feel uncomfortabl...

Answered: 01 Jul 2008
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Hi, Now is the perfect time to start reading together again! Getting into a `reading routine` is great for helping your child to take an interes...

Answered: 01 Jul 2008
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Hi, Try following a feed/play/sleep routine so you can act on her tired signs and use our settling techniques for settling and resettling her. C...

Answered: 01 Jul 2008
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Hi, I highly recommend you follow a feed/play/sleep routine so you can catch her tired signs immediately and then I would suggest you try followin...

Answered: 01 Jul 2008
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Hi Catherine, Take a look at SIDS website for their recommendations on sleeping baby safely. You would expect her to drop to one nap any time now...

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Hi Susie, Feed/play/sleep is the best routine you can follow and you may want to try our sttling techniques when baby shows tired signs they are a...

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Hi, Try following a feed/play/sleep routine and when she shows tired sgns wrap her and settle awake into the using our settling techniques the pat...

Answered: 01 Jul 2008
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Hi, Some babies are just early risers I know it`s tough especially in Winter ( I kwon I get up for my 19year old at 5am!!) Go to bed early and sta...

Answered: 01 Jul 2008
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Hi, I think he likes sleeping with you and I`m not sure that it will help giving him his own big bed. You may need to insist he go back to sleep ...

Answered: 01 Jul 2008
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Hi Mel, If you have always had regular periods and you are sure of your dates then this is what you should use. Talk to your carers so that you ar...

Answered: 22 Jun 2008
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Hi Sam, Antenatal classes are held from about 34 - 36 weeks and run for about 4 weeks. It depends on where you live as to how popular the classes ...

Answered: 22 Jun 2008
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Hi There, There can be many reasons why a child won’t eat chunky foods; I have found the people best able to assist are paediatric speech pa...

Answered: 22 Jun 2008
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Hi Kim, It`s great you have such a good routine happening, in a couple of months he will probably drop to one nap on his own and always be guided ...

Answered: 22 Jun 2008
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Hi B, You would expect to feed a newborn 4 hourly so I think what`s happening is you are taking her tired cues as hunger and she is snacking and p...

Answered: 22 Jun 2008
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Hi, It`s about this age or a few months older that baby will drop to one nap so always be guided by tired signs. Cheers, Maree

Answered: 22 Jun 2008
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Hi, If you don`t want her to wake for the bottle you will need to stop offering it as she is probably associating this with her comfort to return ...

Answered: 22 Jun 2008
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Hi, It`s probably best to direct this question to Leanne, the panel`s nurtitionist, or see your Early Childhood Health Centre. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Jun 2008
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Hi, Sorry but I am unable to advise on what may be happening. Please get a referral to see a specialist to discuss this further. Best wishes, ...

Answered: 15 Jun 2008
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Hi Leanne, It could be related to an increase in the size of your breasts. If it continues see your GP for a check up. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 15 Jun 2008
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Hi, You will probably have a later ultrasound and then a decision will be made if you can try for a VBAC. A choroid cyst is part of normal develop...

Answered: 15 Jun 2008
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Hi Angela, Don`t make a battle out of it during the day, an hour is ok, anything under that is considered a catnap. Get him up and try again when ...

Answered: 15 Jun 2008