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12/17/2011
...symptoms return, often more rapidly after ingestion. Maria’s story: Mason was “big and healthy” but nearly died (vomited until he became dehydrated, went into shock and stopped breathing) after starting rice cereal at 4 months of age. FPIES reactions often show up in the first weeks or months of life, or at an older age for the exclusively-breastfed child. Reactions usually occur upon introducing first solid foods, which are typically made with dairy or soy,...
Short Bowel Syndrome & Malabsorption
09/25/2017
​Short bowel syndrome (SBS) occurs when a large portion of the small intestine and/or colon is removed. A shortened small bowel is a serious condition which makes it difficult to get the nutrition needed to grow because of malabsorption and intolerance of normal nutrition. Malabsorption can also be part of other allergic & gastrointestinal conditions. Neocate – easy to digest and absorb – can be part of the solution....
01/27/2011
...system to one or more specific foods. This means that the IgE antibodies associated with other food allergies are not involved in an FPIES reaction. Cow’s milk and soy are the most common FPIES triggers, but ANY foods can cause an FPIES reaction (even ones that aren’t typically considered to be allergens like rice and oats). Common Symptoms of FPIES Most FPIES reactions happen when a child is very young – just a few weeks...
04/05/2016
...some information that might be helpful, link you to other families’ stories as well as some expert interviews. WHAT is FPIES? Pronounced like the letter “f” followed by the word “pies.” If you’ve never heard of it, allow us to help! FPIES stands for food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome and is an allergic reaction in the digestive tract. When someone says they have a food allergy, most people think of symptoms like anaphylaxis or hives or...
...he was admitted for one month. As his symptoms worsened, doctors ran numerous tests, all of which came back inconclusive. They also tried many different formulas but nothing relieved Benjamin’s symptoms. “Benjamin was born a healthy child and it was so hard to watch him slowly lose weight and have his symptoms continually become worse,” says Suzanne, Benjamin’s mother. Nutritional Management and Outcome: After a few weeks in the hospital, Benjamin was put on 10...
12/20/2012
...Many Neocate families have to deal with allergens in the air and home as well as in foods. Even for people without food allergies, allergies to things in the air are pretty common. Some people have no allergy symptoms living in one part of the country, but experience new allergy symptoms when they move to a new area because the environment differs so much between different parts of the country. While it’s common to...
Baby Rashes from A to Z (Acne to Eczema!) and When Is It a Milk Allergy?
04/18/2017
...a small or substantial part of the body. Allergens in the air (pollen, mold, dust mites, or animals), dry skin, or any number of factors. The severity of symptoms varies from one person to another. There’s an association between atopic dermatitis and food allergies, especially in cases of severe atopic dermatitis. At this time, it’s not clear if one causes the other. For infants, atopic dermatitis and cow milk allergy often are linked. Learn more...
Back to School With Food Allergies
08/18/2016
...child: Is your child familiar with his/her signs and symptoms of an allergic reaction? Does your child know to alert an adult in the event of an emergency? Does your child wear a medical alert bracelet? Or do you have a food allergy action plan? Have you discussed the importance of NOT sharing foods with friends? Does your child know how to deal with bullying when it comes to food allergies? School years are some...
   
 
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