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Question: How do I reduce my 7 month old’s night wake ups?

Question: My son is waking up at 3:30 a.m. What should bed time be?

Question: How do I start sleep training for naps?

Question: How do I sleep train for naps with my 7 month old?

Question: How do I avoid an early wake up?

Question: How can I help my baby sleep without a pacifier or breastfeeding?

Question: My 13 month old is refusing her second nap. What do I do to improve nap time?

Question: How do I get my toddler to stay in her toddler bed? I have a new baby coming!

Question: How do I adjust the nap time and bedtime schedule after my 9 week old takes a short nap?

Question: My 9 month old is taking a short second nap. How do I improve her nap time, and when should bedtime be?

Question: How can I get my 14 month old to sleep without “crying it out” sleep training?

Question: My 16 month is refusing her second nap. How can I improve nap time?

Question: My five-year-old boy has developed separation anxiety this past year. How do I deal with separation anxiety for toddlers and kids?

Question: My nine-month old doesn’t chew his food, he just spits it out. How do I ensure he is not developing picky eating?

Question: When should I introduce snacks? Should my kids eat healthy snacks? Will eating snacks decrease breast feeding?

Question: Any baby flying tips? We have to take our six month old baby on a transatlantic flight.

Question: Our two-month-old has struggles with gas. What is the best formula for babies? We want to prevent painful constipation and baby gas pain.

Question: Hi Dr. Dina, I have a 15-month-old currently taking two naps a day. How do we ensure sound sleep and she understands it is time to sleep?

Question: My baby is 7.5 months and doesn’t want to eat meals. He breast feeds every 2 hours. Is that okay?

Question: I have a five-year-old daughter who’s recently become curious, but her private parts. Touching is a repetitive behavior. Is this ok?

Question: Hello, my baby’s eight months and he is exclusively breastfed. My breast milk is decreasing. What do I do?

Question: My daughter is two and a half. She sleeps for 12 hours at night, but fights sleep time. How do I ensure nap time and enough time to sleep?

Question: I have a seven-month-old daughter, she’s waking three times a night and getting up at 5:00 AM. What do you suggest for a baby fighting sleep? How do I teach baby how to go to sleep on her own?

Question: Thank you so much, Dr. Dina! I sleep trained my 16-month-old daughter at four months, and she’s now been sleeping through the night. Sometimes she cries during sleep time.

Question: Our one-year-old daughter was very slow to start solids, but is now having three meals a day, and we did baby led feeding. She is a picky eater though. How can I help?

Question: Hello for the last couple of weeks, my toddler is showing signs of baby allergies, with itchy eyes, throat clearing, and sneezing. Can I give an antihistamine? What is the best antihistamine?

Question: At what age do most kids eat meat efficiently? My son doesn’t swallow food well.

Question: My 2 year old is potty trained. We still have accidents when we leave the home. Any tips and tricks?

Question: Hi Dina, when can I decrease formula and increase solid food intake? How much should we give before it’s time to sleep?

Question: We have a 2 year old. She is in a big-girl bed. How do we ensure she gets sound sleep? And stays in her room when it is time to sleep?


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