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The First Time My Baby Fell Ill: Dr Martin Saweirs, GP

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Written by Dr Martin Saweirs for Doctify

We seemed to wait longer than most for our daughter to get her first real illness. With my wife and I both being doctors we figured we’d be fine, but we somewhat underestimated things.

At about five months old she picked up one of the myriad of bugs […]

By |March 31st, 2016|Parenting|Comments Off on The First Time My Baby Fell Ill: Dr Martin Saweirs, GP

My First Baby: Reflecting on Five Months of Pregnancy

Written by Mrs Josie Elles for Doctify

It’s 6am on Saturday the 25th of July 2015. My eyes are barely open and I head to the bathroom to find out if I can drink prosecco at my good friend’s wedding tonight. I’d much rather not (i.e., I am hoping the pregnancy test is kind to me […]

By |December 22nd, 2015|Parenting|Comments Off on My First Baby: Reflecting on Five Months of Pregnancy

Irritable Baby? It Could be an Allergy or Reflux

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Written by Dr Neil Shah for Doctify

The symptoms for both cow’s milk allergy and reflux are quite hard to spot in newborns as they affect the gut. The symptoms can easily be confused with colic, lactose intolerance, poor feeding or general fussiness. Furthermore, the symptoms commonly occur at night so an examination in […]

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8 Ways to Beat Morning Sickness

Written by Gurminder for Doctify
Many pregnant women feel sick or nauseous during early pregnancy. In most cases, the symptoms are mild you won’t need to seek any further treatment. In more severe cases, however, an anti-sickness medicine can sometimes be helpful.
Causes of Morning Sickness

There is no scientific evidence for the exact causes of morning sickness. […]

By |December 4th, 2015|Parenting|Comments Off on 8 Ways to Beat Morning Sickness