Expert panel: Baby care

Questions about Baby care

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From a safety perspective, no. The SIDS safe sleeping guidelines are very clear about not using pillow for babies because of the suffocation risk. ...

Answered: 25 Feb 2018
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Jane ...
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Hi, Yes, they are fine for both genders. They are designed for maximum absorbency and fit. Cheers Jane

Answered: 16 Sep 2017
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Jane ...
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Hi, You've raised a good question. The best nappies to buy initially are the newborn size. They're the right dimension and style to absorb urine an...

Answered: 23 Jul 2017
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Jane ...
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Hi, The current recommendations are to offer solid foods around six months. At four months he's still a little young for his gut to digest solid fo...

Answered: 27 Jun 2017
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Hi, It's not so much his height which determines the formula change as his behaviour and overall growth. Have you checked with your CHN and discuss...

Answered: 27 Apr 2017
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Jane ...
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Hello, I'm sorry for the delay in answering your question but I needed to check the accuracy of my reply. Yes, the Huggies Ultimate nappies are ma...

Answered: 11 Mar 2017
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Jane ...
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Hi, Overall, this could be a good sign as it means he's probably getting plenty of milk and his urine output is satisfactory. The newborn nappies s...

Answered: 26 Feb 2017
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Hi, They probably are fine, but just to be on the safe side I'd suggest you throwing them away and replacing them. Some babies, particularly newbor...

Answered: 01 Feb 2017
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Jane ...
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Hi, Your baby sounds as if she's doing what most nine week old newborns do. Her behaviour isn't so much clingy, though I understand it feels that w...

Answered: 11 Sep 2016
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Jane ...
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Hi, Your sense on this issue is probably correct. Walking age is not an indicator for future intelligence and at five months she's a little young...

Answered: 09 Aug 2016
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Jane ...
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Hi, Great question. The boy nappies are designed to be more absorbent in the front of the nappy so that they absorb more wee where their penis is ...

Answered: 24 Jul 2016
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Jane ...
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Hi, I'm not sure what you mean by "exclusive", but I'm thinking it may be exclusive breastfeeding. Is this right? If it is then you won't need to o...

Answered: 19 Jul 2016
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Hello Chrisie The Huggies website has lots of information about how to look after a baby, so have a look here for the answers to your questions ab...

Answered: 04 Jul 2016
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Jane ...
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Hi, It would be worthwhile for your baby to be seen and examined by your Child Health Nurse. Weighing and measuring him and then plotting him on hi...

Answered: 14 Mar 2016
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Hi, Thanks for your question. Putting it "out there" in the Huggies on-line community is sure to bring you some responses. Developing a network of ...

Answered: 14 Mar 2016
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Jane ...
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Hi, Sorry for the delay in answering your query. I can imagine what you're describing and can imagine you are concerned about this. What may help i...

Answered: 05 Jan 2016
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Jane ...
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Hi, Do you mean LSA? The linseed, soy and almond combination? To be honest, there's no nutritional need for a nine month old baby to need this. For...

Answered: 11 Dec 2015
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Jane ...
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Hello, Research around this issue has shown that babies who grow up in bilingual households do take longer to develop speech and language however, ...

Answered: 21 Oct 2015
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Jane ...
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Hi, Thanks for your query. Here is a contact link https://www.huggies.com.au/about-us/contact-us/products to direct your product question regarding...

Answered: 16 Sep 2015
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Jane ...
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Hi, Thanks for your email. If you ring this phone number the staff should be able to advise you. For Australia call 1800 028 334 Best Jane

Answered: 31 Aug 2015
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Jane ...
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Hello, You don't say how old your son is, but I'm guessing he's a toddler? Some arguments are best avoided altogether and it's easier to look for t...

Answered: 23 Aug 2015
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Jane ...
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Hi, At eleven months of age it's unlikely he's refluxing, but not impossible. The back arching and screaming may be related more to behaviour and ...

Answered: 30 Jul 2015
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Jane ...
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Hi, No six months is around the target age for babies to say Mama, Dada, Bubba. This does not mean that she identifies you as Mama, it's just that ...

Answered: 15 Mar 2015
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Hi, There's no problem with a five month old baby having nappies on all day. But they need to be changed regularly, their skin cleaned and good hyg...

Answered: 15 Mar 2015
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Jane ...
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Hi, As long as she is well and healthy, thriving and gaining weight and reaching all of her developmental milestones then this may just be a stage ...

Answered: 09 Mar 2015
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Jane ...
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Hi, You don't need to buy anything, in fact it's safest if you adhere to the sids and kids safe sleeping guidelines of not using any pillows or pos...

Answered: 28 Feb 2015
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Jane ...
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Hi, This is not an uncommon observation. Boys with a lot of supra pubic fat can look like they have a very small penis but the fat is actually disg...

Answered: 06 Nov 2014