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The Behaviour Change Clinic, United Kingdom

We provide screening and evidence based treatment for feeding issues. Common feeding issues include: Food refusal Food selectivity Disruptive mealtime

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Alyssa Malchi, MS CCC-SLP

My name is Alyssa Malchi and I am a private feeding/swallowing therapist who has extensive experience pediatric experience working in patient's homes,

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Temecula Valley Therapy Services

Lynne earned her Master's of Science in Communication Disorders from the University of Texas at Dallas. She received her Bachelor's of Science in Speech

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Kids Therapy Company, Greenland NH

Kids Therapy Company is a Occupational therapy practice that specializes in offering comprehensive feeding therapy for children and their families. We

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Six Food Elimination Diet for Eosinophilic Esophagitis.

One possible alternative the the elemental diet for eosinophilic esophagitis is a six food elimination diet. Learn more here.

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Food Allergies in Children: Common food allergies and symptoms

Food allergies in children are a serious problem. Learn about the most common food allergies and how to treat them here.

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Childhood Eosinophilic Esophagitis: What is EE and does your child have it?

Childhood eosinophilic esophagitis often contributes to children not wanting to eat. Learn more about diagnosis and treatment here.

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Child Growth Chart: Is your child growing well?

An explanation of the current child growth chart and how it relates to your child.

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Find a feeding therapist: Locate a therapist in your area now!

Looking for a feeding therapist? Find one in your town today!

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Feeding Therapist Directory: Speech and Occupational Therapists Wanted!

Submit your free feeding therapist directory listing here! If you are a speech or occupational therapist specializing in feeding create a listing to reach more families for free!

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Peanut butter and coconut smoothie

4 ounces Almond milk ( available in most health food shops) 2 tsp peanut butter 2tbsp coconut icecream ( or just dessicated coconut and dble cream)

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High Calorie, Nutritious Smoothie for Fussy Eaters

This is an abridged version of the original post found here: http://naveenali.wordpress.com/2013/01/22/calorie-packed-nutritious-home-made-smoothie-for-babies-toddlers-that-hate-food/

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Wee Spirits Grow Occupational Therapy and Wellness Services, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Name: Wee Spirits Grow Occupational Therapy and Wellness Services Mailing Address: 32 Elmbrook Crescent, Toronto, ON, M9C5B4 Contact: diane@weespiritsgrow.com

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Berry veggie surprise

1/2 c mixed frozen berries 1/4 c frozen mixed veggies (corn, peas, green beans) 1 tbsp honey 1 cup vanilla yogurt 1/4 c heavy cream 1/2 c milk or pediasure

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Celiac Disease and Wheat Intolerance in Children

Celiac disease and wheat intolerance in children is completely treatable once diagnosed. Find out more here.

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Michelle Stern, Specialist Speech and Language Therapist - NWLondon

Hello. I'm Michelle Stern, a Specialist Speech and Language Therapist. I'm based in North West London and I work in your home, nursery or school as prefered

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Calorie Boosters and Calorie Supplements

A list of calorie boosters and supplements to add to foods your child currently eats to make them more fattening and promote weight gain.

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Blenderized Diet for G-tube feeding

The decision to start your child on a blenderized diet for G- tube feeding is a tough one that shouldn't be taken lightly. This series of articles explain the pros and cons and criteria for the diet.

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Best Baby Formula: Organic Baby Formula or Standard?

Choosing the best baby formula for your baby is a major decision. Learn the different types of formulas including organic baby formulas, concentrated, powder and ready to feed.

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Behavioral Feeding Tips for Picky Eaters

Tips on how to feed picky eaters using behavioral feeding tips.

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Comparing Baby Formula

Navigating the various baby formulas can be intimidating. This article gives the basics on what you need to know when comparing baby formula for your infant.

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Healthy Smoothies: High Calorie Drink Ideas

Healthy smoothies are great for kids who need to gain weight. This article includes options to create smoothies recipes to make your own high calorie drinks for your little one.

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Altered Consistency Diets and Tactile Defensiveness

altered consistency diets, tactile defensiveness, pureed diet, soft foods, crunchy foods

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Acid reflux diet: The GERD Diet

The acid reflux diet is very individualized. Here is a general list of guidelines to follow while on the GERD diet.

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Eosinophilic Esophagitis: A Medical Cause for Food Aversion

Eosinophilic Esophagitis is still an underdiagnosed condition that can be easily treated.

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Food Jag: When Your Child Only Wants Pancakes (or Bread, or Rice....)

A food jag is when a child will only eat 1 or 2 foods meal after meal for a period of time. Many toddlers and young children will experience one as a way to exercise control.

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The story of Hope

My precious daughter is named Hope for a reason. She is a two and a half year old beauty, full of life and energy, and can light up a room with her heartwarming

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Yes, Your Child Can Gain Weight! Healthy, High Calorie Foods Ebook

Looking for an ebook on healthy, high calorie foods to feed your underweight child? You've come to the right place! This ebook includes meal plans, high calorie foods and mealtime strategies.

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Why won't my 15 m old eat ANYTHING?!?!

My 15m old boy born at 8 and a half pounds will not eat anything. He didn't gain weight from 9 to 12 months, since 12m he has gained 1 pound and is at

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Joe Schlereth, MA, BCBA Owings Mills, MD

I am located in Owings Mills, MD. My email is g.joeschlereth@gmail.com. I received a Master of Arts degree in Human Services Psychology from the University

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Cheesy potato Casserole

2 lbs frozen hash browns ½ cup butter 1 (10 ½ ounce) can cream of chicken soup 1 cup sour cream 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese ¼ cup diced onion salt and

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Do you have a child with a tube? Submit her story here!

Attention parents of tube fed children! We would love to hear your child's story. We are looking for all types of writing styles and stories so if you have a tubey, share her story with us!

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Healthy finger foods do exist! Get some great ideas on what to feed your picky toddler here.

Finger foods are great for picky eaters, but how many times they are not the healthiest options. Learn some easy, nutritious finger foods your toddler will love.

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Feeding therapists wanted! List in our directory for FREE!

Looking for new clients? Join our feeding therapist directory! This is the first free, searchable database of feeding therapists that will let clients come to you. Submit your listing today and see referrals come flowing in.

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Concerned that you have a failure to thrive baby? Learn about the signs, symptoms and what you can do!

If your doctor has mentioned the term “failure to thrive”, you are probably worried about your baby's health, weight and future. This article describes the signs and symptoms of a failure to thrive baby and most importantly, the underlying causes and what you can do as a parent to help her grow and thrive.

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Tasty Traditions Pudding

Ingredients: 2 cups of whole milk 1 (14 oz) can of sweetened condensed milk 1 (12 ounce) container of frozen whipped topping 1 (5ounce) box of instant

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Keep your child healthy with the cystic fibrosis diet.

Following a good cystic fibrosis diet can help you or your child be much healthier for much longer. There are many different dietary factors that need to be considered in the cystic fibrosis diet, and it's important your little one follows a healthy diet right for him as closely as possible. With the proper diet, supplements and enzymes, children with cystic fibrosis can stay healthy and happy for a long time.

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Find out about the most common food allergies here.

If you suspect your child has food allergies but do not want to get her tested, you may want to eliminate the most common food allergies first and slowly reintroduce them, noting any symptoms. How do you know what the most common food allergies are? Learn about them here!

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What should I feed my underweight 16-month-old?

My son will be 16 months on the 10th and his length is 29 long and he weighs 18 lbs 7 oz today. He gained one pound in two weeks so I'm very happy but

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Baby Formula Coupons: Ways to get Cheap or Free Baby Formula

Baby formula is expensive. Find out where to get baby formula coupons and combine sales for free baby formula!

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The best books on food allergies for your reference and reading pleasure.

If you have a child with food allergies, you may want a few great reference books to learn the science and details behind it. If your child just got diagnosed it can be difficult to find out the many different names or foods that may contain the offending food as an ingredient. This article has the best, most comprehensive and easy to read books on food allergies.

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Looking for a great blender to make your child's daily smoothie? Find it here!

To make a great smoothie, the most important piece of equipment is a good blender. But with so many blenders on the market, how do you know which is best? This article reviews the best blenders for smoothies on the market that will make reliably blend your frozen fruit and yogurt into a smooth, delicious slurry even the pickiest eater will enjoy!

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How do you choose the best baby formula for your little one?

If you are looking for the best baby formula for your baby, the choices can be overwhelming. Milk or soy based? Ready to feed, concentrate or powder? Organic or commercial? With so many options available, it can be difficult to choose one. How do you know what's best? This article gives factors to consider as well as the best baby formulas currently on the market.

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Is baby formula without iron the right choice for your baby?

If your child is constipated or has colic, you may have gotten the suggestion of switching to a baby formula without iron. Many well meaning parents and grandparents will jump to this, knowing that iron is often a cause for constipation and discomfort.

The truth is though, baby formula without iron is very rarely the answer for these babies. There are other reasons they are constipated or colicky, and a low iron infant formula can be unnecessary and dangerous. Read this article carefully before deciding to switch to a baby formula without iron, and of course discuss the decision with your doctor.

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Looking for a baby formula mixer? Find the best ones here!

Although many parents find shaking water and powdered formula adequate to mix baby formula, most prefer a baby formula mixer to ensure there are no lumps or uneven distribution.

This is especially important if you are buying off brand formula. If you are interested in buying a baby formula mixer, read this article before deciding which one.

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Find Free Baby Formula Coupons!

Let's face it; baby formula is expensive. With a little research and planning however, there is no reason to buy baby formula without a coupon. Learn about the best places to find baby formula coupons and what brands easily supply them!

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Whippy Chocolate coconut shake

To make this smoothie you will need: 1/2 cup heavy cream 1/4 cup coconut milk 1/2 cup vanilla ice cream 1/4 cup shredded coconut 4 T. chocolate fudge 5

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Gastroparesis Doesn't Define Me- A Dancer's Dream to Overcome an Invisible Disease

It started with symptoms of upset stomach, bowel issues, & acid refux. For over 8 years, I battled an Eating Disorder, but at the time, didn't directly

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Fusion Therapies PLLC Peoria Arizona

Fusion Therapies PLLC Kelly Jenkins MHS, CCC-SLP/L 7747 W. Deer Valley Rd. Ste #255 Peoria AZ 85382 Completed a Masters of Health Science degree at

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