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Symptom Checker
08/24/2017
There can be a number of potential causes for the pain your little one feels. With such an array of symptoms, how can you tell if baby has a milk allergy? A milk allergy or milk-allergy-associated issue can easily be overlooked. Your healthcare professional can diagnose if your child has a food allergy. If you suspect your child may have a food allergy, these 8 questions can help you talk to your healthcare...
08/02/2012
If you are using Neocate with your little one, you may be familiar with eczema, an uncomfortably itchy rash often associated with food allergies. Fortunately, when eczema is related to a food allergy, transitioning to Neocate helps address part of the problem by providing a hypoallergenic source of nutrition. However, for some children it can still take some time after starting Neocate for eczema to completely resolve and in the interim you may...
8 Common Signs and Symptoms of a Cow Milk Allergy
05/07/2018
...causes for skin rashes, like atopic dermatitis (eczema) or hives (urticaria). CMA is a possible cause, especially when other CMA signs are present. Up to 70% of infants with CMA have skin-related signs. Rashes related to CMA may be very uncomfortable, with nonstop itching and scratching. This may be worse after feedings. Rashes often appear on the face, but can appear anywhere on the body. Remember, it is important to check with your child’s physician...
01/18/2011
...that a parent notices. While it’s true that almost all babies experience diaper rash at some point, this is not the same as a rash caused by food allergy. Diaper rash, like many rashes, is caused by something on the outside: wet or rubbing diapers, scented lotion, rough fabrics, or even fabric softener. It’s important to rule out these other causes that might contribute to eczema, atopic dermatitis, or itching. If you’ve eliminated potential causes,...
Signs and Symptoms for Using Amino Acid-Based Formulas for Cow Milk Allergy
08/31/2018
...to use first in some scenarios or conditions is less clear, because they often overlap with other symptoms. In those cases, an eHF is usually the first choice. Here are some symptoms that healthcare teams might consider when deciding which type of hypoallergenic formula to use. Severe Eczema Eczema, or atopic dermatitis, is a skin rash. Some patients have both eczema and food allergies. Roughly one-third of children with moderate-to-severe eczema also develop food allergies....
10/17/2013
...kept inside the home. A 2013 study found that early exposure to dogs might reduce the risk for developing atopic dermatitis. No increased or decreased risk was found with early exposure to cats[4] The evidence is still not strong enough to suggest that you should get a pet for the sole purpose of preventing your children from developing allergies. However, the good news is that if you have a pet already or are planning to...
The Gut Microbiota and Its Link With Food Allergies
01/18/2018
...Atopic dermatitis later in childhood This body of research suggests that imbalances in the gut microbiota – a.k.a. “gut dysbiosis” – in early infancy may come before immune conditions. These include food allergy and atopic dermatitis. We don’t yet know the full extent of the link between the microbiota and these allergies. For example, we don’t know if one can cause the other, or if they tend to occur together. How does nutrition influence this...
05/03/2013
...link between c-section and atopy and allergic rhinitis among children who have a family history of allergies and asthma. A 2008 study out of Denmark found that c-sections are associated with a moderate risk increase for allergic rhinitis, asthma, hospitalization for asthma, and possibly food allergy, but not for inhalant atopy or atopic dermatitis. A 2009 Norwegian study found no link between c-section and the development of food allergies in children during the first 2...
   
 
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