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Gluten and Your Baby

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Gluten and Your Baby

Gluten and Your Baby Is it good that your baby formula can be gluten-free? Gluten is a problem for some adults, especially those with autoimmune illnesses like Celiac disease.  The protein found naturally in grains like wheat, rye, barley, and some forms of oats can do damage to the intestinal lining if they are allergic to it.  This can also lead to a vitamin B12 deficiency where you have low energy as oxygen is not moving through your bloodstream as well. Can Your Baby Have Gluten? Babies can consume gluten.  In fact, breastfed babies are actually exposed to trace amounts...

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Organic Baby Formula and Eczema

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Organic Baby Formula and Eczema

  Organic Baby Formula and Eczema If your baby is suffering from itchy, red rashes on the body, it can be a result of eczema. What your baby eats can affect it.  Babies are sensitive and delicate from the beginning, but some babies are prone to allergies more than others. What Causes Eczema in Babies?  A baby's skin with eczema is typically red and irritated with crusty patches. While you may expect this in the diaper area, eczema can occur all over the body, particularly the cheeks and joints. This can occur in the first few months. Babies can develop...

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How to Boost Your Baby's Immune System Naturally

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How to Boost Your Baby's Immune System Naturally

How to Boost Your Baby's Immune System Naturally  Winter is here. How can you help your baby's immune system in the season of colds and flu? You feel miserable when your little one has a stuffy nose or tiny cough. However you will find that they will get sick, and these colds and flu episodes are a part of it all. Pediatricians will tell you that it is normal for most children to get sick six to eight times a year. In order to boost their immune system early on, here are some guidelines that you and your baby can...

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What Vitamins Should You Give Newborns?

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What Vitamins Should You Give Newborns?

What Vitamins Should You Give Newborns? Have your seen the vitamin supplements in stores? If you wonder if your baby needs extra vitamins, read further. Your newborn is a complex creature that is jumping right into growth and development. From your own experience with nutrition, you know that vitamins and minerals are crucial to your own health and wellness. Even though you are breastfeeding, supplementing with organic baby formula, or exclusively bottle feeding, you may want to discuss with your pediatrician if your baby is getting everything they need. Vitamin D If there is any type of supplement that your...

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Are Infants Allowed to Drink Water?

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Are Infants Allowed to Drink Water?

Are Infants Allowed to Drink Water? When you are thirsty, you drink water.  Can your baby have some too? Did you know that babies are made up of more water than adults?  Babies are born consisting of about 78% of water, then drops down to about 65%.  Parents can have anywhere between 55-60% of water in their bodies based on the amount of fat they have.  It is important to stay hydrated to survive so that it can maintain proper organ health, body regulation, and even digestion to name a few.  Babies drink breast milk or baby formula.  Are they...

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