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lib24m

How much does your 8 month old weigh Lock

Hi my DS is 8 months old and weighs 8.5kg how much does your 8 month old weigh ?

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Lol! My son is 8 months tomorrow and weighs 13kgs

JZ

Something sad but funny Lock

My little man who is 10 months old is such a sensitive soul. He cries whenever the RSPCA advertis...

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My 7 month old son cries at the RSPCA ad too! I thought it was the music or the animals upsetting him as a friends dog howls when th...

Mummy_Loves_Vuki

Sleeping routines Lock

Hi have a 2yo and a 10month old can someone please advise me how to start a sleeping routine my h...

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Yep we do similar to the above. we have done since ds was about 6 months old and he is now 18 months old. bedtime is at 6, at 5 it i...

WonderWoman69

Should I be worried about scan? Lock

Hi all My LMP was 12th June which put me at 7 weeks pregnant today. I had a dating scan this mo...

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Thanks but I am certain of my dates for various reasons.. It's more the heartbeat and hcg that has me concerned..

WonderWoman69

6weeks no pregnancy symptoms Lock

Hi. I'm 6weeks pregnant with my first child and at the moment have no real symptoms my boobs...

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I had next to no symptoms with my first just pressure on my bladder. I didnt even think i was pregnant. We found out i was at 9 and ...

cah_87

baby sitting up Lock

So I want to start off that I know all babies are different. Here's is my concern though. My...

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my DS was close to a year before he could sit unsupported by himself on the ground. I never did put him in that position though, I ...

Yo_Ladykaori02

my baby's weight Lock

my baby is 21 month old and only 9.8kg should i be worried? i gave birth to her weighting 3016gra...

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That's fine some children are just smaller than others. My dd3 and dd4 are the same weight which is 15kg and there is 2 yrs bet...

Little Egg

Looks like we are being induced early again :-( Lock

I'm so gutted about this Beware - poor me post to follow! It was picked up DS might not h...

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Demonica18 wrote: I've been induced early twice now due to cholestasis. I got lucky though, was just a matter of breaking my wa...

Luna_Laill

Has anyone experienced a U/S with only showing the sack with nothing in it? also a Chronic Hematona Outside of the sack ? and had a healthy pregnancy ? please help Lock

Hey everyone im hoping somebody can help me, i did 2 tests last week they came back positive i we...

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i assume they would be measuring my hcg levels although the dr didnt say what they were, i didnt think to ask, i have to go back nex...

Mummy_Loves_Vuki

Teething at 2??? Lock

Hi my son is 2yo has started to put his hands and other objects in his mouth could he still be te...

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Thank you much appreciated

Mummy_Loves_Vuki

Conversation & Concentration Lock

Hi everyone My son just turned 2 and I have found that even though he has a vocab of 50+ words a...

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Thanks for all the advice I will definitely take it on board I will have to start more floor play definitely and we have started goi...

DollyB

Flat Head in 6.5mo...is it too late to fix without helmet? Lock

My 6.5mo started developing a flat area on the left side of her head from about 2.5-3 months and ...

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I've been recently looking at this myself my bubs is 3 months old and im now repositioning with a wedge during the day but too...

Courtney_Laurise

How do you get baby to crawl? Lock

Bub is 8 months old and leaps to his tummy and tries to swim like a fish. He has made no improvem...

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Thanks everyone. A few days after I posted this he began "moving" towards my phone! This is the only trigger that worked! ...

LL_JSxo

When is it normal... and when isnt it? Lock

My son is 23 months old and has forgotten things he used to know like pointing to body parts and ...

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Wow, he sounds amazing for his age. My daughter is almost 22 months and is nowhere near advanced as he is. I consider her to be comp...

Georginajannings

Not gaining weight? Lock

Hi, Im now 16 weeks pregnant. I suffered from chronic morning sickness and lost close to 10 kgs ...

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I lost 8 kgs in my first three months. I just couldn't bring myself to eat! I'm now 28 weeks and am only 2kgs heavier than...

Levi's Super Mummy

Straw cup or Spout cup?? Lock

Hi all! So my DS is 10 months, and I've been using the Pigeon soft spout sippy cup for wate...

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Hi there. If the straw is attached to the bottle it doesn't matter so much but if you can pull them out I don't like it so...

Mummy_Loves_Vuki

Books books and more books! Lock

Hi Guys, Can anyone recommend some good books for a 9 month old and a 2 year old??? something yo...

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Thank you everyone for your input I look forward going to Library now that I have your recommendations to go by xox

ekin828

flat head syndrome Lock

went to the 6 - 8 week check up and was told bubs has flat head syndrome as he was always sleepin...

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thanks everyone ill try all the suggestions : )

~Mel A~

Head size Lock

Just after some advice. DS's head size has always measured big even through my pregnancy. A...

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~Mel A~ wrote: Zinkles wrote: How big was he overall? It doesn't sound that big to me, unless it was out of proportion. DS was ...

memummy81

4 month eye contact PLEASE HELP Lock

Please help ease my worried mind My 4 and half month old girl doesn't always make eye contact wi...

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hello, if you read, can you write me same updates my 3 1/2 months baby is doing the same thing. eye contact, smileing, coooing while...

Celesteh1024

Almost 2yr old teething Lock

I need help my sons molars are coming out and he is very fussy and i have tried almost everything...

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How about homemade ice lollies. We have them made from whatever fruit is cheap at the time. At the moment we have Feijoa ones and Or...

ML1A5A

returning to full time work- anxious about leavng baby Lock

Hi First time mum to 9 month baby Nicholas who is an absolute joy. My maternity leave ends in F...

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Hi ML, Just wondering how you're feeling now? I'm going back this week & am feeling the same. The only difference is m...

Millie_Kirby

Help Lock

Today I went to my gp and raised severe concerns about my 7 month old son. and he told me he is m...

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I dont know if this will help. Its just my own experience. My dd who is 18yrs now was never a problem in any way. Reached all her mi...

Amyzbubblez

16 Month old Screams at everything :( Lock

I am just asking for some advice. My baby boy turned 16months old last week and he has instantly...

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My ds did this then got into pointing at things he wanted. We found out later that he had a severe language delay. I would encourage...

~NoDdY~

failure to thrive Lock

Hi. Ds has been classed as "failure to thrive" and referred to a peadiatrician. Ive be...

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speech pathologist is a good place to start. well done. You said he likes yogurt and custard...can you put some suppliments in li...

Proud Muma

Have you had more than one blighted Ovum? Lock

Hi all, In March this year I was told by our sonographer that he couldn't see a baby, sac o...

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Being an IVFer its quite common actually. HUGS xxxxxx

Kristyhillier

skin care Lock

So last month i had a miscarriage at 11.3 weeks and ive just found out im pregnant again. I am ju...

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I know it sounds funny but....... Cut up a fresh lemon in half. Rub over your face. Let it sit 2 mins then wash off. Or Cut ...

Smithbelinda46

height Lock

My son is 5 months he only fits into size year 1 clothing. Does anyone else have a very long baby...

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me too. lol. My 2 and half yr old gets mistaken for a 4 or 5 yr old I want a shirt for her saying I am 2. And because her languag...

chrissymite

Anterior Placenta Lock

At my 12wk scan I was told I had an anterior placenta n that there was a cushion between my belly...

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I am currently just off 22 weeks pregnant and had an anterior placenta at my 12 week scan. I felt movment at around 18 weeks, and th...

Mo0

Activities for 5month old Lock

I'm just wondering what activities other people have done with their 5-6month olds. We do th...

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I actually found some stuff on pintrest cause i was feeling the same and it came up with a few sensory games like putting foam cut o...

Cass_Jay

8 months and no words yet Lock

My little girl is 8 months old and hasn't said her first word yet. When do babies say first ...

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This thread has been quite reassuring. My ds was very good with his speech but dd 18 months only says a handful of words. She unde...

Casemaree

Ultrasound date not matching LMP date. Should I be worried? Lock

Hi there, This is my first pregnancy and my first post on this forum. Last week I went in for my...

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Hi there, firstly congratulations, your first baby is such an exciting, yet scary time! I am sorry to say that my situation did no...

Cricket26

Pregnant with twins! Lock

Hi all, I am 16 weeks along with my first pregnancy, found out at 6 weeks that I was having twins...

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Congratulations! Good luck with it all

Hilary29

Hair loss??? Lock

Hello!! My 3 1/2 month old baby boy has recently started to loose his hair, from a nice thick cur...

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Hilary29 wrote: He was born with ginger hair so fingers crossed he grows back dark hair like me not blonde hair like dad lol! Does t...

beangrower

Left Handedness Lock

I was just wondering how early you can tell if a child is likely to be left handed (either from e...

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Interesting topic. I didn't know that it takes them that long to figure out their hand preference. I was wondering whether my ...

Mo0

What toys do you think were really good for your childs development, mentally or physically? Lock

Trying to decide on some things to buy but that are worth it

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Honestly, don't worry about buying fancy toys. I don't mean don't do it at all but don't get caught up in thinki...

NZnewmum

Neck strength / head lag Lock

So today I had a plunket appointment and am now worried and more so than just the usual feeling l...

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Agree with mimsy and Hannah! Calling her to ask for some clarification is a great idea... And if it was something that she was reall...

honeyspider

2nd born milestones Lock

For those of you with more than 1 child - did your 2nd (or 3rd) born reach their milestones soone...

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Mine were similar to T. A little hit and miss. Both roughly the same age as each other for most things, but some dd was earlier some...

LachlansMummy

BABY SHOWS IN BRISBANE Lock

DOes anyone know of any upcoming baby shows or any people I could contact about them. They are im...

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Hi guys- check out www.facebook.com/charitybabyshows we will be holding our first show in June of 2014. It will be a winter wonderl...

Julie_Heeney

4month old finding his hands Lock

Hi, my ds is 4 months next week and so far he has reached all his milestones. He discovered his ...

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