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Women’s and Children’s Health Update: How to avoid misdiagnosis and mismanagement of Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy

Women’s and Children’s Health Update: How to avoid misdiagnosis and mismanagement of Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy

Description

In this episode:

 

– The symptoms and signs of CMPA in an infant and how to make the diagnosis through exclusion and rechallenge
– The pros and cons of various formulas in an infant with confirmed CMPA
– Prebiotics, probiotics and synbiotics – what are they and do they make any difference in an infant with cow’s milk allergy?

 

 

 

Host: Dr Terri Foran, Sexual Health Physician; Conjoint Senior Lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

 

Total time: 44 mins

 

Guests:
Dr Rupert Hinds, Consultant Gastroenterologist
Dr Vicki McWilliam, Senior Allergy Dietitian

 

 

To download your FREE CMPA Resource kit for use with your patients
click here

 

 

This kit includes information on:
– What to expect when starting a hypoallergenic formula
– Elimination diet for breastfeeding infants: Q&A with a Dietician
– Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy Brochure from Allergy and Anaphylaxis Australia

 

 

 

 

For additional information and support on Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy, visit our Healthcare Professional Hub

 

Recommended resources:
ASCIA: health professional resources including free online training modules
National Allergy Strategy website
PreventAllergies.org – Nip Allergies in the Bub
Food allergy prevention infant feeding videos
Allergy and Anaphylaxis Australia Webinars

 

 

 

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