I've found it really difficult introducing foods to my CMPA daughter, who suffered terribly with reflux, silent reflux and general gut issues up until around 7 months. She's almost one now, but she's still struggling on the first rung of the milk ladder. There aren't many dairy free snacks out there, but here are 12 of my go-to, all favourites of Maddie's.
Consultant Paediatrician in Allergy, José Maia e Costa shares his expert advice on weaning a baby with reflux.
Specialist paediatric dietitian Dr Rosan Meryer talks to us about Cows' Milk Protein Allergy (CMPA) and weaning: where to start, and what to look out for.
My advice to anyone suspecting their baby is suffering from reflux is to properly equip yourself with the right knowledge and support in order to effectively fight your baby’s corner and get that all-important diagnosis.
What’s the difference between reflux, acid reflux and silent reflux, and what are the main symptoms of each?
This is a really helpful episode for new mothers in particular, as we discuss the tell-tale signs of a dairy intolerance, what to look out for and what you should do if you suspect your baby is suffering.
It can be tricky finding nutritional, tasty and appealing foods for dairy free kids. We've called on food writer and author Katriona MacGregor and nutritionist Emma Louise Pauline to share with us their five recommended recipes which include essential nutrients and minerals, as well as some delicious vegetables!
Are c-section babies more likely to have milk allergies? Leonora Bamford talks about her son's experience following a caesarean section.