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06/21/2017
Neocate<sup>®</sup> Splash – Supports nutritional needs and gives Remington the freedom to stay active
...Meet Remington! He is 18 and diagnosed with Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), a food allergy-related condition. Read his story and how Neocate® Splash supports his nutritional needs and gives him the freedom to stay active and live a normal life. Here’s what Remington wrote when he was 17: “I’m Remington and I’m 17 years old. I was diagnosed with Eosinophilic Esophagitis at the age of 3 and was removed from all foods at the age...
02/17/2011
...of your child’s food and drinks. *Update* Eosinophilic Esophagitis Our previous post focused on GERD as it relates to dysphagia and silent aspiration but in this post, I want to mention Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), which is another condition that is linked to dysphagia and silent aspiration. Patients with EoE may have feeding problems, vomiting, dysphagia, abdominal pain or food impaction. In fact, a recent study urged professionals to screen for EoE when patients present with...
03/25/2010
...We know that the diagnosis of a food allergy or GI condition can sometimes be overwhelming for families. Fortunately, there are many great support groups out there that can help you find your footing with resources, advice and stories from other families going through similar situations. Here are a few that we have found helpful. American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders (APFED) APFED is an advocacy group for children and adults living with eosinophilic esophagitis,...
12/02/2016
...trouble swallowing If you think that your little one’s reflux is serious and might be GERD, check in with her pediatrician, who may refer you to a pediatric gastroenterologist. Does GERD become EoE? If your child’s reflux symptoms are not improving despite your best efforts with your doctor, your child may have a disorder known as eosinophilic esophagitis, or EoE. If you would like to read more about EoE, make sure to read a previous...
...This is Norman. He is three years old and has the spirit of a child who sees the world as his playground. He also sees much of the world through a looking glass. When he hears the ice cream truck, he runs to watch children gather with dollars in hand for treats that he may never taste. Norman is a boy with eosinophilic esophagitis, known as EE or EoE for those averse to tongue...
...start of symptoms. We had our diagnosis, Eosinophilic Esophagitis.” When the gastroenterologist referred them back to an allergist for additional testing, Jake tested positive for allergies to more than 40 different foods. Jake didn’t have enough “safe” foods to survive on; almost everything he ate was causing symptoms. “It was a mess. We tried to find a diet he could eat, but eventually, it was a losing battle,” says Chanda. Nutritional Management and Outcome: Unable...
06/05/2012
...we know as reflux. This can lead to symptoms like heartburn, coughing, or hoarseness. When reflux occurs frequently and causes symptoms, this is known as Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease or GERD. Esophagitis refers to inflammation of the esophagus, which can be caused by reflux, infection, or an allergic response, such as the case for the condition Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Stay tuned for our next article in the Gut Series where we move on to the stomach! -Mallory...
   
 
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