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Breastfeeding: your premature baby (booklet); Australian Breastfeeding Association

Breastfeeding: and crying babies (booklet): Australian Breastfeeding Association

Coping with Breast Refusal (booklet); Australian Breastfeeding Association

Feeding problems in infants with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: A controlled study (article); B Mathisen, L Worrall, J Masel, C Wall, RW Shepherd; 1999

Food for Under Fives; Rosemary Stanton Diet; 1992
Summary – Answers questions about young children’s eating patterns and needs

Fussy Babies; Joan Breakey; 2010 Highly Recommended
Summary – Practical advice on the introduction of solids, eating development and food sensitivity

Gastro-oesophageal Reflux and the Breastfed Baby (booklet); Australian Breastfeeding Association; Major revision 2008

Introducing Solids (booklet); Australian Breastfeeding Association; Feeding Major revision 2009

Just take a bite: Easy, Effective Answers to Food Aversions and Eating Challenges; Lori Ernsperger and Tania Stegen-Hanson; 2004 **NEW addition to library
Summary – It provides excellent descriptions and answers for parents and professionals who work with a variety of children who demonstrate food issues.

Learning to Bake Allergen Free; Colette Martin; 2012 **NEW addition to library
Summary – This book contains manageable lessons on how to learn to cook allergen free. Written by a mother who had to relearn how to cook with her son being diagnosed with food allergies.

Milk Allergy and Intolerance in Infants and Children (booklet); The Gut Foundation Health; 2003

More Peas Please: Solutions for feeding fussy eaters; Kate Di Palma & Dr Julie Cichero Diet; 2009 Highly Recommended
Summary – Provides nutritious solutions for fussy eaters, as well as strategies to overcome eating battles

New Complete Baby and Toddler Meal Planner; Annabel Karmel; 2004
Summary – Over 200 quick, easy and healthy recipes. Includes first foods, weaning and toddlers.

Nutritional Management of Regurgitation in Infants (article); Vandenplas et al;; 1998

Poor Eaters: Helping Children Who Refuse to Eat; Joel Macht; 1990 Highly Recommended
Summary – Insight into the environmental, interactive, and physiologic origins of childhood eating behaviours

Reflux Reality: A Guide for Families; Glenda Blanch /RISA Inc; 2010 Highly Recommended
Summary – Covers all aspects of caring for children who have GORD. Written by Glenda Blanch, long-term RISA member, with contributions from RISA members (Australian book)

Solid start; Annie Opray; 2003
Summary – Advice and recipes for starting your baby on solids

The Simplified Elimination Diet booklet and Salicylates, Amines & Glutamates (booklet); Anne Swain, Robert Loblay and Velencia Soutter Diet; 1997

Tolerating Troublesome Foods; Joan Breakey; 2012 **NEW addition to library
Summary – Advice on how to make your elimination diet easier using the Best Guess Food Guide

Library titles on: Reflux | Crying, High Needs Babies | Children’s Books | Food allergy / intolerance | General Parenting | Health | Sleep