Expert panel: Baby care

Questions about Baby care

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Glend...
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Hi, Thanks for contacting our organisation. There are a lot of different ways that refluxers can present, and it can be really difficult to diagn...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi fafa1975,, Infant Gaviscon is often used as a medicated thickener for reflux infants, but please talk to your doctor or pharmacist- especially...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Dear Adena, I`m not familiar with the sunscreen product you mentioned. It’s great that you have looked for a sunscreen that has an SPF rat...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Dear Katrina, You must be getting very excited now with your date due so close! Infants under six months of age should be kept out of the su...

Answered: 22 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thanks for contacting our organization. I’m really pleased to hear that you were able to find a way of helping him before. Given that h...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, I am happy to help. That’s great that so far everything seems fine as you are decreasing the Losec. I agree you don’t need to go ...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi, Congratulations on the birth of your son. I had always found if bub didn’t burp in the first few minutes, then they weren’t going...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi J, Well done for your GP to even consider reflux, it’s great to hear, as a lot of times it isn’t- simply because signs can be so v...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Hi Lisa, Congratulations on the birth of your son :) Reflux can present from birth, or sometimes it will become apparent several months later. Th...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Susan...
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Hi there, UV damage to the eyes can start from an early age, and in the long term can cause serious eye problems, such as cataracts, pterygium (a...

Answered: 15 Nov 2007
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Glend...
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Hi, I can imagine why you are concerned about the possibility of your next bub having reflux. That is a natural response, especially as I presume...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi Lou, It’s confusing, isn’t it, but honestly, there is no exact way of doing it. I wish there was as it would be so much easier for...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi, I am so sorry that you have gone through all this on your own, and I am not surprised you came close to having a breakdown!! I am constantly ...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi Katie, You must be an extremely good friend to want to seek help for Ashton and your friend. It must be extremely frustrating and difficult ...

Answered: 08 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thanks for contacting us. Is your daughter still quite uncomfortable, despite the frequent Gaviscon? If so, then I would urge you to talk to...

Answered: 01 Nov 2007
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Marie...
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Hi there I suffered from chronic reflux when I was pregnant and found the following helped me. I used to have antacid tablets, similar to mylan...

Answered: 01 Nov 2007
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Hi, Thanks for contacting our organization. It sounds like you’ve had a rough time of it, especially with him needing surgery so young. I&...

Answered: 01 Nov 2007