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Signs and Symptoms for Using Amino Acid-Based Formulas for Cow Milk Allergy
08/31/2018
...colon, rectum and anus. Some of these signs can be severe, and might indicate the need for an amino acid-based formula like Neocate. Your doctor will decide what signs are severe such as blood in the stool or severe gastroesophageal reflux. Other severe GI symptoms, like vomiting or reflux, may indicate cow milk allergy that’s part of other conditions (FPIES and EoE, respectively). Failure to Thrive “Failure to thrive” describes a child who is not...
07/15/2010
...Our post today is a guest blog entry from Brittney, one of the founders of the Reflux Rebels, a support group for parents of children with reflux, MSPI and other GI issues. You can also find the Reflux Rebels on BabyCenter, where they have an active group of over 1,800 parents. We’d like to thank her for guest blogging for us. I’m Brittney, a stay-at-home-mom to three beautiful kids; 2 bouncing, beautiful girls and...
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
09/25/2017
Eosinophilic esophagitis, or EoE, is a condition typically caused by food allergies. (It is sometimes referred to as eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders or EGIDs). Eosinophilic esophagitis causes inflammation of the esophagus due to a build-up of eosinophils, a type of blood cell. Symptoms can be painful, and may include trouble swallowing, nausea, regurgitation, heartburn, abdominal or chest pain and weight loss. Read on to learn more about EoE and how Neocate can...
06/17/2010
...To follow up on Mallory’s post on Dysphagia, GERD, and Silent Aspiration in children, in this post we discuss the use of thickeners. We’ll also share some thickener options and questions you should ask the healthcare team. Your child’s healthcare team may recommend a thickener to help manage: reflux (“GER”), also called spitting up in infants dysphagia (trouble or difficulty swallowing), and/or aspiration (when fluid or food getting into the lungs) If your little...
12/08/2009
...lower esophageal sphincter (LES) opens spontaneously, for varying periods of time, or does not close properly and stomach contents rise up into the esophagus. GER is also known more commonly as acid reflux, because digestive juices (acids) rise up with the food. Occasional GER is common, so if this sometimes happens to your baby it doesn’t necessarily mean they have GERD. If the reflux is persistent and happens more than twice a week, then it...
09/12/2017
...esophagitis (EoE), food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome (FPIES), short bowel syndrome (SBS), malabsorption, and gastroesophageal reflux (GER). This product has a unique nutrient profile, based on that of Neocate Junior, to provide complete nutritional support. The 3 flavored products are NEW additions to our Neocate Splash range. They are fully replacing our range of Neocate E028 Splash. Neocate Splash, Unflavored remains unchanged and available. See this short video to learn more about our latest innovation: Neocate...
12/02/2016
...contents rise up into the esophagus. Adults know GER more commonly as acid reflux, because digestive juices (acids) rise up with the food. When does GER become GERD? Occasional GER episodes are common, like when you burp and it brings up some acidic juices from the stomach. So if GER sometimes happens to your baby it doesn’t necessarily mean they have GERD, which is gastroesophageal reflux disease. If the reflux is persistent and happens more...
8 Common Signs and Symptoms of a Cow Milk Allergy
05/07/2018
...inflammation in the gut. It can appear in the diaper as either red or black. Red blood means the bleeding is in the lower end of the gut. Black color usually signals bleeding higher up, like from uncontrolled reflux. If you notice red or black in your baby’s diaper, call the doctor. Mucus looks like what comes out of your nose when you have a cold or runny nose. It looks sticky when you open...
   
 
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