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    Weaning and allergies

    Introducing common allergens during weaning With thanks to Lucy Upton, Specialist Paediatric Dietitian & Nutritionist   Whilst introducing solids can feel like a daunting prospect alone, some of the steps within this…

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    Learning with Food – Weaning as Learning

    Weaning as learning – why food before one is NOT just for fun With thanks to The Feeding Trust (With input from; Speech and Language Therapy, Dietetics, Occupational Therapy and Psychology) It…

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    Foods to Help Your Child Sleep

    Foods to Help Your Child Sleep   With thanks to Rhian Mills, Infant Sleep Coach and founder of Rested Mama   Did you know that what we eat can impact how we…

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    What do the experts say about weaning in 2020?

    There is so much advice available to families about giving babies solid foods, but what do the experts say? By Sue Thaw at the Media Snug How do you find accurate national…

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    Top Weaning Tips

    Top weaning tips – advice from a real mum on weaning With thanks to Vicki O’Callaghan at BabyBoo.co.uk When you start giving your baby solid foods, you’ll need some advice on what works.…

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    Can pregnancy nutrition impact a child’s food preferences?

    Can babies taste the foods their mothers eat while pregnant? With thanks to Leanne Thompson, Leanne Helena Nutrition If you’re battling morning sickness or food aversions (or both!) the last thing on…

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    When to start feeding your child high allergenic foods

    Some foods are more likely to cause allergic reactions than others. These are called high allergenic foods With thanks to Bahee Van de Bor, paediatric dietitian Why you should start weaning at 6…

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    How to start introducing solids to a baby with a milk allergy

    If your baby has been diagnosed with a milk allergy, you might be concerned about weaning. Read on to find out how to do it safely. With thanks to Bahee Van de…

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    Annabel Karmel on Weaning through the ages

    Annabel Karmel explores how weaning has changed over time With thanks to Annabel Karmel As we entered 2020 and with it, a new decade, I reflected on my 30 years of working…

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    Help! My baby doesn’t like vegetables

    Annabel Karmel looks at what to do if your baby doesn’t like vegetables With thanks to Annabel Karmel Those first days and weeks of feeding are such an exciting time, but initial…