Tag: Dairy Allergy

Heidi’s Story: Planning For The “Perfect” Baby

Heidi’s Story: Planning For The “Perfect” Baby

[ 2 ] 10:55 am |

God started preparing me for my son ten years ago when I landed in a job working at the WIC (women, infant, and child) program as a nutritionist and they sent me for training to become certified as lactation consulted. I spent five years learning about people’s families and seeing first hand what did and […]

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Sabine’s Story: How We Survived Colic

Sabine’s Story: How We Survived Colic

[ 0 ] 2:40 pm |

I know they say pregnancy is not a disease. But I sure felt sick all the way through. I went through just about everything in my pregnancy books chapter on side effects. The nausea started early and never went away. I was confined to the house for the last month due to pelvic instability. Needless […]

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Colic & Breastfeeding

Colic & Breastfeeding

[ 0 ] 10:28 am |

By Dr. Jack Newman Colic is one of the mysteries of nature. Nobody knows what it really is, but everyone has an opinion. In the typical situation, the baby starts to have crying spells about two to three weeks after birth. These occur mainly in the evening, and finally stop when the baby is about […]

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Tami’s Story: Colic and Postpartum Depression

Tami’s Story: Colic and Postpartum Depression

[ 0 ] 3:23 pm |

When McKenna was born in January of 2003, I didn’t realize that my whole world was about to change. I was aware that having a baby changes your life; after all, I already had a 10 year old son. But from the time McKenna came out screaming at 3:19am that January morning, little did I […]

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Non-Dairy Diet and Breastfeeding

Non-Dairy Diet and Breastfeeding

[ 22 ] 2:26 pm |

If you’re breastfeeding and are facing the prospect of starting a non-dairy diet due to your baby’s fussiness, you are not alone. I know firsthand some of the thoughts that come with learning your baby has a food allergy or sensitivity: Maybe it would just be easier to use formula? How could I not have […]

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Feeding a Baby with Reflux

Feeding a Baby with Reflux

[ 1 ] 2:02 pm |

My 4 week old baby seems to have a hard time feeding. He often cries during feeding (both breast and bottle). He gets very squirmy, arches his back, and screams. He also tends to spit up quite a lot after feeding. The doctor has said he has reflux, and he is on medication to help […]

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Milk Allergy or Sensitivity

Milk Allergy or Sensitivity

[ 5 ] 1:30 pm |

Milk Allergies and Sensitivities in Babies Many babies who fuss or cry throughout the day are suspected of reacting to something the mom is eating or the milk protein in their formula. There is often confusion about whether it is the milk protein they are reacting to, or the lactose (milk sugar), and whether the […]

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