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Herbal and natural remedies for digestion, calming, breast-milk supply, depression etc., can be very effective in some cases, but a possible interaction with mainstream medications is often overlooked and can be harmful. Please ensure all medications, natural or mainstream are prescribed/recommended/approved by a registered practitioner and administered using prescribed instructions. When discussing yours or your infant’s needs with your practitioner please ensure to mention all other treatments already being used.
2019-12-15: Chamomile Most people have heard about chamomile tea and its relaxing properties. It is also calming on the digestive symptoms and in many colic remedies. Kid’s Calm by Kiwiherb contains chamomile.
2013-11-09: Fresh Fruit and Veg - Food Intolerance Network FAILSAFE Diet - List contains Salicylate and Amine contents of vegetables and fruits. Salicylates in particular may affect reflux, so introducing low salicylate foods first is a good idea.
2013-10-23: How to turn around a fussy eater: Kids "Sick of tying yourself in knots trying to get your child to eat vegetables? Take heart, you're not alone!" Some great, practical, tried and tested ideas here.
2022-02-19: Royal Prince Alfred Hospital - Food Intolerance This is the diet that the FAILSAFE diet is based on. FAILSAFE goes a step further looking at additives, but for children with reflux it is often Salicylates in particular that are the problem. The diet should be supervised.
2022-02-19: Using Neocate for the first time Information on encouraging baby to take Neocate, changes in bowel patterns and links to other information on Neocate...
2013-10-31: Wattes forbaby Printables Fantastic, colourful charts and brochures for healthy eating ideas during pregnancy and feeding advice for babies and toddlers, introducing solids, fussy eating, bottle feeding and more....
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2014-01-21: Parent to Parent "Parent to Parent connects parents with trained volunteer Support Parents who have a child or family member with the same or similar condition, or are experiencing a similar issue."
2013-11-07: New Zealand Multiple Birth Association "If you are expecting, or raising multiples, the NZMBA can help you! Our mission is to address the special and unique needs of families experiencing a multiple birth, by providing information and support to multiple birth clubs and members."