About Nutripaeds

The heart of Nutripaeds is to be a friendly resource of nutritional information and support for families with babies and children. A place to share your stories, ask your questions, request assistance and find out about what is new and happening in the field of paediatric and child nutrition.

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The festive season of fun – by Dan

Back in December I left you to head to the beach for a gin and tonic whilst our delightful ball of Fuzz was in hospital having his feeding peg removed. As I write this, he is back in the same hospital bed, but we have had some fun so we’ll come to that later. December… Read more »

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas -tips from Susna

And then it was the holiday-season! Can you believe it? Some of us were still trying to get through our list of new-year’s resolutions, but the year just went by so quickly. And although the year-end promises lazy mornings with a less hectic daily schedule, the thought of the preparations for the Christmas celebrations may… Read more »

Looking Back & Looking Forward – by Dan

Well, that was 2015 then and what a year it was. To be quite honest, I think we are just happy to be keeping our heads above water and still talking to each other. The problem is that we now have a third voice in the house and it’s getting more forceful and opinionated by… Read more »

Smart Strategies For Healthy Holidays – by Deidre

The Christmas lights in Adderley Street are up! The roads are lined with GP registration plates. The festive season is officially here! Here at Nutripaeds we would like to commend you all for the efforts you have made throughout the year to keep your family healthy and happy. I would like to quickly consider 2… Read more »

And then he got an opinion – by Dan

I suppose in a way it was always going to happen. One day the fuzzy haired creature that lives in the house with us would develop his own opinion on life. The problem is that I was planning for the moment to come at eighteen years and not at eighteen months old. Still, I can’t… Read more »

The Benefits Of Breastmilk For Preemies – by Jenna

All babies will benefit tremendously from breastmilk. But, for a premature baby, these benefits are so much more important. No other nourishment can compare to breastmilk and your preemie will need all the nourishment he can get. Your breastmilk is tailor made for your baby and for this specific time. What this means is that… Read more »