Archive: Dietetics (children)

Constipation in Infants and Children

This Patient Information leaflet aims to explain what constipation is and the possible causes of constipation in young children. It gives advice on dietary management and how to prevent it....

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Calcium – Food fact sheet

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Dietary Advice for Children Newly Diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes

First Line information for children and their families One of the first questions many families and children have when they have been diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes is, “what can...

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Egg Free Diet

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Lowering your Cholesterol – Paediatrics

High cholesterol Cholesterol is a waxy substance which is mainly made in the body. It plays an important role in how every cell works and is used to make other...

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Following a cow’s milk free diet whilst breastfeeding

You have been given this guide because you have been advised to follow a milk-free diet. This is because your child may have a suspected or confirmed cow’s milk allergy....

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Cow’s Milk and Soya Free Diet for Children

What is a cow’s milk/soya intolerance? • Cow’s milk/soya intolerance is when a baby or small child has a reaction to the protein in cow’s milk and soya. • In...

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High Energy Dietary Information for Infants and Children on a Milk-Free Diet

This information is designed to give you advice on how to improve your child’s nutritional adequacy while they are following a milk-free diet, as well as giving ideas for increasing...

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High Energy Diet Sheet for Infants and Children

Introduction This leaflet will give you advice on how to improve your child’s diet as well as giving you ideas for increasing the energy and protein content of foods. If...

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Cow’s milk-free diet for infants

Why does my baby need a cow’s milk free diet? We have advised your baby follows a cow’s milk free diet because he/she may have an allergy to cow’s milk...

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