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  • Why do babies wake?

    Why do babies wake?

    Before 6 months of age, the most common reason for babies to wake up during the night is hunger due to a biological instinct to ensure they receive enough nourishment...

  • “It is winter - will my child’s nose ever stop running?”

    “It is winter - will my child’s nose ever stop running?”

    Winter time is virus time. Unfortunately the colder weather brings with it many dreaded viral infections. In my practice it seems as if someone has turned on a tap for...

  • I think that my child is Teething

    I think that my child is Teething

    “I think my child my child is teething!” is a very common concern from parents. Originally I was sceptical that teething could result in anything other than mild gum &...

  • My Child Does Not Sleep!

    My Child Does Not Sleep!

    I once saw a newborn baby’s T-shirt in New York. On the T-shirt it said “if I am not sleeping, no-one is sleeping”. Without a doubt the hardest adjustment for...

  • “I am so confused - when should I start solids?”

    “I am so confused - when should I start solids?”

    I hear this question in my practice all the time. To this day it remains a controversial area with lots & lots of different recommendations. It is not an exaggeration...

  • "I think My Child has Reflux"

    "I think My Child has Reflux"

    “I think my child has reflux”. I get asked this question countless times a week in my practice. It is a very common problem that is difficult to diagnose and...

  • Sleeping through the night - what does it really mean?

    Sleeping through the night - what does it really mean?

    Sleeping through the night is usually defined as sleeping 6 hours or more at a stretch, between the hours of 12am-5pm at approximately 6 months of age but all babies...

  • An Expert Guide to the Perfect Baby Shower Gifts

    An Expert Guide to the Perfect Baby Shower Gifts

    Swaddle UP by Love To Dream I was the first out of my friends to have a baby which was nice in that everyone was really excited about the impending...