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?
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?
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.
Infant Reflux can be a very distressing condition for babies and parents alike. This article explains what it is, the causes and all the signs and symptoms.
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!
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!
We are delighted to announce that Mary Cullinane, an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant IBCLC and CUMH Midwife is joining us at The Children's Clinic. Mary is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant -IBCLC She is also a midwife and has been working in the Neonatal setting for over 20 years. During this time … Continue reading Mary Cullinane Lactation Consultant IBCLC joins The Children’s Clinic.
by Olivia Walsh, Paediatric Dietician. Many people often confuse the terms lactose intolerance and cow’s milk protein allergy. Although they may share some symptoms they are two distinctly different conditions that are diagnosed and managed in different ways. Therefore it is important that infants are not misdiagnosed. Table 1: Symptoms associated with CMPA … Continue reading Living with Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy.
Your new baby will come with their own individual sleep ability. Please bear in mind that in the first 6 months or so there are no real, so called “bad habits” and you must not worry too much about how and where your child sleeps, provided you are observing safe sleep and making informed decisions. … Continue reading 4 Survival Strategies for you and your New Baby by Lucy Wolfe, Paediatric Sleep Consultant.