Infant Feeding

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UKCPA: Medication while breastfeeding

Community pharmacy can support breastfeeding mothers in many ways, says Deidre D’Arcy, associate professor in pharmaceutics and pharmaceutical technology, Trinity College Dublin

Infant feeding brand sees steady growth

Nannycare First Infant, Follow-on and Growing up milks are now listed in 139 Morrisons stores. The company says the range has experienced steady growth following a 2014 amendment to EU and UK legislation

Infant nutrition: Giving parents a helping hand

The role of accessible, informed healthcare professionals is increasingly important in baby and child health and nutrition

Infant feeding: specialist milks

This NPA-accredited module explores common feeding issues, including colic, reflux and regurgitation, and some of the ways they can be resolved.

Building a nutritional foundation

This NPA-accredited module looks into the nutritional options available during an infant's first 1,000 days for mothers who cannot or choose not to breastfeed.

Nutritional management of preterm infants

This NPA-accredited module looks into advising parents of preterm infants on their baby's unique nutritional needs to help them achieve catch-up growth and close developmental gaps.

Infant feeding and allergy risk

This NPA-accredited module highlights a clinically-proven hydrolysed formula that reduces the risk of developing allergies, such as eczema, in susceptible children.

Significance of responsive feeding

This NPA-accredited module explores the technique of responsive infant feeding and how it can protect against overweight and obesity in later life.

Vitamin D during the first 1000 days

This NPA-accredited module outlines the importance of adequate vitamin D intake during the first 1000 days of life, and its impact on childhood and long-term health

Managing cows’ milk protein allergy

This NPA-accredited module explains infant cows’ milk protein allergy to help you spot symptoms and support parents of infants affected

Nutricia launches infant feeding symptom checker

A new online symptom checker for common infant feeding problems has been launched by Nutricia Early Life Nutrition.

Let's start at the beginning

The first few years of a baby’s life can be stressful for parents working out what’s normal and what needs further investigation, but pharmacies can help.

Pregnancy & babycare: Fact or fiction

Healthcare during pregnancy can be a minefield for many women, with confusing and often contradictory information

LloydsPharmacy and Virgin Care roll out baby feeding clinics

The organisations have teamed up to deliver NHS baby feeding clinics to support mothers in locations across Devon.

Concern over delay to childhood obesity strategy

Campaigners have expressed concern about the delay of the Government’s Childhood Obesity Strategy.

Baby talk...

Some women sail through their pregnancy with no problems at all, while others suffer a range of health problems

What to expect when expecting

Pregnancy is the ideal time for pharmacy teams to develop a long-term relationship with parents.



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