You baby’s Gut Health: What can influence it?

Research continues to confirm the importance of good gut health and the crucial role a healthy gut plays in our future health and wellbeing. Good gut health starts the day we are born and can have a profound effect on issues like obesity, allergies, mental health and heart health. Many of the bacteria in a … Continue reading You baby’s Gut Health: What can influence it?

Milk After One Year Old? What do parents need to know?

Ten years ago, it was straightforward, parents introduced cows’ milk at some point after their child’s first birthday or continued to breastfeed. Today, there is an overwhelming number of milks and milk alternatives available and lots of opinions about which ones are best for your toddler. Some of this information (or misinformation!) comes from 'wellness … Continue reading Milk After One Year Old? What do parents need to know?

Infant Reflux Treatment Explained.

This article follows on from our previous one, Infant Reflux - What it is and how to recognise the signs! It looks at the treatment and management of the various types of reflux. As Infant Reflux can often be a difficult condition to manage effectively, we advise you to always follow the guidance of your Medical Practitioner … Continue reading Infant Reflux Treatment Explained.

Celebrating 20 years as an Osteopath!

This month we are celebrating Frank’s 20 years as an Osteopath! So much has happened in the last 20 years! Since 1997 we have moved back to Ireland, set up a business, moved that business several times and over the years, Frank has changed how he works and now specialises in the treatment of babies … Continue reading Celebrating 20 years as an Osteopath!

Gift Vouchers now available!

If you are looking for a gift for a new baby, and you want to give something a little different, then look no further! The gift of a Cranial Osteopathy Newborn Check-Up with Frank Kelleher is something you can be sure will be very much appreciated! You can call in to the Clinic or purchase … Continue reading Gift Vouchers now available!

Infant Reflux Explained!

What is Infant Reflux? Infant Reflux is a condition where the contents of the stomach pass into the oesophagus. This may then be swallowed back down (as in silent reflux), pass into the mouth (regurgitation) or be ejected from the mouth (vomiting). Up to 70% of babies regurgitate some stomach contents into their mouth at … Continue reading Infant Reflux Explained!

Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy Diagnosis and the Importance of Family History.

Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy (CMPA) is a condition we see frequently here at the clinic. It can very often be the primary condition in other digestive disorders. However getting a diagnosis of CMPA can be difficult due to the varying symptoms experienced.   Family history is an important factor in the diagnosis of CMPA and … Continue reading Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy Diagnosis and the Importance of Family History.

Infant Reflux Survival Strategies.

Infant Reflux is a condition we see every day here at the clinic. What our years of experience has shown us is that there are many different levels of Reflux and no one solution that works for all babies. Some babies have a positional reflux, where keeping the baby propped up can alleviate the symptoms. … Continue reading Infant Reflux Survival Strategies.

Reflux Formulas – What they are and how they work.

There are many levels of Reflux in babies varying from a mild version to a very severe reflux that requires medication. The treatment has to be dictated by the level of Reflux and therefore, it is very important to seek the advice of a medical practitioner before you change any aspect of your baby’s feeding … Continue reading Reflux Formulas – What they are and how they work.