Acid Reflux in Infants - Resources for Reflux in Infants
Acid Reflux in Infants - Minimizing Symptoms
" 'The symptoms of reflux are minimized by the position in which the baby is held while feeding, says Forte. 'Having the baby more upright at the breast…is beneficial.' "
-Mickey Forte, a certified lactation consultant at Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women in Memphis, Tenn being quoted in "Nature's Antacid Breastfeeding a Baby with Gastroesophageal Reflux Advice for New Moms" by Gwen Morrison
Acid Reflux in Infants - 30 Degree Angle
"…infants who are held at a 30-degree angle while eating - the most natural angle for a baby being bottle- or breast-fed - have fewer reflux episodes than babies laid flat."
Web article entitled: Recognizing Gastroesophageal Reflux in the NewbornWith information provided by Medical College of Wisconsin Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Acid Reflux in Infants - Positioning During and After Feeds
"…position your child in an upright position during feedings and keep the child upright for at least 20 minutes after eating to help the food stay down."
Penn State Children's Hospital Health and Disease Information A to Z Topics
Search made on "Gastroesophageal Reflux"
Acid Reflux in Infants - Colic Caused by Acid Reflux in Infants
"New insights into the cause of colicky behavior and frequent, painful nightwaking episodes reveal that oftentimes babies hurt because of some underlying medical problem…One of the most common hidden medical causes of colic is a condition known as gastroesophageal reflux (GER)…"
Acid Reflux in Infants - Upright Positioning
"Babies with reflux are often helped if fed in a more upright position than is usual."
- ABA (Australian Breastfeeding Assoc)
Acid Reflux in Infants - Links to other sites containing information about reflux or reflux medications
Information about dietary changes helpful for acid reflux in infants.
Excellent description of common medicines used to treat reflux in infants.
The ultimate resource for any questions regarding medications for acid reflux in infants. Check to determine your infants acid reflux medication dosage is strong enough and direct your physician here for clinical information regarding appropriate dosages for infants. If you are having a hard time getting your pediatrician to prescribe enough medicine for acid reflux in infants, this is the site for you!
Community, information and resources for GERD and acid reflux in infants.
Acid Reflux in Infants - Infant Reflux Forums we Love
In-depth product reviews, personal stories, information and support boards for parents and caregivers. Separate support forums for medicines, sleeping, insurance, pediatricians and many other topics covering acid reflux in reflux.
In-depth background, testing and treatment information on GER vs. GERD and support boards for parents and caregivers. Also used product classifieds and information on other health conditions common to acid reflux in infants.
PAGER, support and information on pediatric reflux and GERD
Email support group for moms who are breastfeeding a baby with acid reflux in infants.
Acid Reflux in Infants - Facebook Pages we Love
Reflux Blogs we Love
www.HealthCentral.com/acid-reflux/c/96", Acid reflux blog at Health Central.