BFing with food allergies

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BFing with food allergies

Postby Em » Thu Mar 24, 2011 12:34 pm

by Art:

Feel free to add your own links, tips, comments, recipes, info, and anything else you like to this thread.

Recognizing and Understanding Food Allergies

What foods should I avoid eating while breastfeeding?
Well, usually none. But a small percentage of mamas have babies who are sensitive to various proteins and other substances that naturally make their way into mother's milk. Read more here:

What causes blood in baby's stool?

Dairy and other Food Sensitivities in Breastfed Babies ... ivity.html

Allergies and the Breastfeeding Family

My family has food allergies. How does this affect breastfeeding?

Is my baby lactose intolerant? ... rance.html

What is the difference between foremilk and hindmilk?
Is my baby's fussiness caused by the lactose in my milk?

Can a nursing mother eat this food? FAQs

What's Next (General Info)

Information about Food Allergens (USDA guide)

Allergy Elimination Diet
(great list of foods to avoid)

Special Diets Resource Guide

Allergic Child -- Supporting Families & Communities Dealing With Severe Food Allergies

The Food Allergy Initiative ... tion_id=15

The Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network

Kids With Food Allergies: A World of Support

Cow's Milk Protein Resources

Hidden Dairy Cheat Sheet ... airy01.pdf

Are you a nursing mother who needs to stop eating dairy for your nursling's health?
Are you wondering how you will ever survive without milk, cheese, ice cream, yogurt? Vegan/Vegetarian Recipes and More for the Vegan Diet and Lifestyle The No Milk Page
(huge collection of links!!)

Milk Allergy ... ction_id=3

Other Allergies

Corn allergy: Foods to Avoid ... 8n,00.html

Avoiding Corn

Gluten-Free Indian and Thai Foods from Tasty Bite
(commercial site)

Road's End Organics
(commercial site containing milk-free and wheat/gluten-free products)

The Wheat and Dairy-Free Supermarket
(commercial site in the United Kingdom, they do deliver worldwide-- email them at to discuss international options)

Bob's Red Mill

(commercial site that carries some gluten-free products)

Tom Sawyer Gluten-Free Products
(commercial site)

The Really Great Food Company
(commercial gluten/wheat-free site-- many are also dairy-free and soy-free)

Mona's Gluten-Free

Wheat Allergy ... ction_id=5

Allergies: Living with a Soy Allergy

Soy Allergy ... ction_id=7

Soy Allergy Diet ... y/soy.html

Egg Allergy ... ction_id=2
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