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How to introduce allergy foods

You can gradually introduce allergy foods to your baby's diet when they start on solids, at about 6 months.

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Special diets for kids

Your child may need a special diet for a metabolic condition, allergies or your beliefs. Learn about how to give your child the nutrients they need.

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Airborne allergies

Learn more about common allergens (such as dust and pollen), symptoms, diagnosis, prevention and treatment to help your child with their allergies.

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Milk allergy and lactose intolerance in babies and children

Find out more about lactose intolerance and milk allergies in babies and children, including the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

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Allergies and hay fever during pregnancy

Hay fever and allergies won't harm you or your baby, but a stuffy nose, sneezing and a lack of sleep can impact your general wellbeing.

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Allergies: controlling your environment

Allergies can be triggered by allergens including pollens, mould and dust. Learn how to keep your environment allergen-free and minimise allergic reactions.

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Allergy foods and diets

Allergy foods are foods and drinks which can cause of allergic reactions in children. Learn how to best introduce these types of foods your children and what to do if your child does have an allergic reaction.

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Itchy skin in babies and children

Itchy skin is very common in children. It can be caused by skin conditions, infections, bites or allergies. Read about prevention and treatment

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Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction and can be fatal. Explore triggers, symptoms, treatment and what to do in an emergency.

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Pets in the family

Find out how to prepare your pet for a new baby and how to teach your child to look after your pet. Learn about pet allergies and illnesses.

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