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Asthma and dairy foods - myDr.com.au

This special feature explores the asthma and dairy foods debate. Find out if milk is safe for your child with asthma.

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How can I get more calcium in my diet? Dietitians Association of Australia

How can I get more calcium in my diet? The best source ofcalciumcomes from dairy products,such as milk, cheese and yoghurt

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Understanding lactose intolerance Dietitians Association of Australia

Understanding lactose intolerance Lactose intolerance is a set of symptoms caused by the bodysinability to digest lactose properly

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Why do we need calcium? Dietitians Association of Australia

Why do we need calcium? Calcium is super important for strong bones and healthy teeth

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Dairy products - National Asthma Council Australia

What is Asthma?Asthma is a condition which occurs when the airways become inflamed and narrow, making it hard to breathe. It can

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Lactose Intolerance | Nutrition Australia

What is Lactose? Lactose is the carbohydrate naturally found in all kinds of milk, including human milk. It can also be used as an ingredient in some foods.

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Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Cow's milk allergy

The human body is, fortunately, able to fight off many different diseases and chemicals that could do us harm because of the immune system. However sometimes the body's defences go wrong and there is an allergic reaction to something such as a food.

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Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Milk for toddlers

Milk is a child's most important food in the first year of life and is still very important in the next few years. Children under 12 months of age should have breast milk orformulafor their main drinks.

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Which type of milk should I drink? Dietitians Association of Australia

Which type of milk should I drink? Regular cows milk is the most common type of milk available in the supermarket

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Pregnancy - Pregnancy Topics - Breastfeeding and healthy eating

Breastmilk gives your baby the best start in life. When you are breastfeeding your body still needs some extra nutrients. These include energy, protein and calcium. You can get these extra nutrients easily by continuing to choose a variety of foods from the five food groups.

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