Clear and concise, The Busy Parent's Guide to Food Allergies is brimming with practical advice covering topics such as: symptoms of food allergy in babies and children getting a diagnosis and dealing with health professionals breastfeeding, ...
Author: Zoe Williams
Written by a mother of two children with multiple food allergies and intolerances, this book will enable you to manage your child's food allergies with confidence. Clear and concise, The Busy Parent's Guide to Food Allergies is brimming with practical advice covering topics such as:- symptoms of food allergy in babies and children- getting a diagnosis and dealing with health professionals- breastfeeding, bottle feeding and weaning- shopping and reading food labels- cooking at home- eating out- travelling abroad- childcare and school- family and friends- reintroducing your child's allergen- current areas of scientific research- the teenage years- going to university- food allergy myth busting- emotional impact of food allergiesAs a parent of a child with food allergies, this book will show you how to strike a balance between keeping your child safe and well, and ensuring they still have the same normal childhood experiences as their peers. This book is relevant whether your child has immediate or delayed reactions, and whether their allergies are mild or severe. It can take time to get a diagnosis and learn how to manage food allergies, and this book is designed to support you through that process. Grounded in the latest research, The Busy's Parent's Guide to Food Allergies is easy to read, and explains medical terms in plain English.