Location: Babies R Us Seminar Stage
Probiotics and common health issues from newborns to toddlers: what to expect, common myths and how to select the right probiotic for your kids.
The newborn phase is such a beautiful time in both yours and your baby's life. However, there are some fairly common health issues that can upset your baby, from newborn to toddlerhood: things such as colic, regurgitation, constipation, dermatitis, and plain old common infectious diseases. Can probiotics help? What even is a probiotic? And how are you supposed to choose, there are so many!?
This talk will help you understand what probiotics are, when it's appropriate to use them for you babies and toddlers, and how to choose the right probiotic, for the right reason, for your child.
Ivana Sunjic is the Medical Editor and Clinical Informatics Lead with the Clinical Guide to Probiotic Products. Since its inception 11 years ago, Ivana has been instrumental in reviewing published evidence for probiotics supplements, as well as growing the influence of the Clinical Guide to Probiotic Products in clinical practice, especially in the field of Gastroenterology. Using her diverse background in molecular biology, epidemiology, health informatics, and probiotics, Ivana strives to make the Clinical Guide meaningful and accessible to all users, and seeks to expand the influence of probiotics through creative avenues in an increasingly changing healthcare environment."