♥ Histroy More than a hundred years ago it all started as a small dairy in Zegwaard (then the name of the current Zoetermeer). At the end of the 19th century, dies in the Netherlands and other European countries over 20% of infants in the first year of life. The usual cause is a nutritional disorder that occurs mainly in infants instead of breast milk as an alternative raw cows get.
♥ Nutricia Only after 1845 there will be improvement in the baby food methods. Especially because medical science understand the bacteriology (Louis Pasteur). In 1894 the German professor Alexander Backhaus succeeds in working out a diet that is suitable for newborns. In 1896 Martinus van der Hagen gets, founder of the steam in dairy Zegwaard, the sole right under the Backhaus method to produce cow's milk formulas. In 1901, the NV Nutricia established. Nutricia, from the Latin word 'nutrire' (= feeding), means something like nurse or min This is many years been the trademark of Nutricia.
All Nutricia traditionally maintains close ties with the medical profession. Thus, before the First World jointly developed the first diet products, including milk low in sugar for diabetics and iodinated milk strumapatiënten. After World War II develops Nutricia is increasingly becoming a manufacturer of knowledge-intensive foods, with its own research department and a pilot plant. Besides food at Nutricia is of course good service is very important. Thus, in the fifties, a team of itinerant dieticians established. They include lights for doctors and midwives. In the eighties, the current customer service department already taking shape. Nutricia's products are initially Nutricia through special shops. Later, the products through supermarket chains, drug stores and pharmacies distributed.
♥ Baby and child nutrition Under the brand Nutricia is the beginning of this century, many new types of infant formula was introduced. In 1946, the first Olvarit cans, ready-made vegetable nutrition for babies. The name is derived from Olus (Latin for vegetables), "varot 'refers to variation. A few years later (1955) introduces Nutricia, in response to the growing demand for convenience food, Nutrix; an instant children's meal based on boiled rice flour. And in the sixties follows Bambix. Also in the field of infant nutrition, development is not silent and be different Almiron introduced. In 1991, renames the current Nutrilon Almiron. With the current range of baby and infant food can each Nutricia baby food offer, tailored to the individual needs of the child.
How Nutrilon Peptides?
The proteins in Nutrilon Peptides have had special treatment: they are chopped into small pieces. The immune system of children with cow's milk allergy does not recognize these small pieces, allowing children with milk allergy tolerate the diet. The special protein treatment makes sure that Nutrilon Peptides 2 different flavor than the standard follow-on milk. But that's no problem for the babies: they like to drink. Moreover, Nutrilon Peptides 2 Immunofortis BABY. That is a combination of Immunofortis ® (tested our scientific blend of CIS: lcFOS) and vitamins C and D. These vitamins support the immune system. How do you milk allergy?
Every child can develop milk allergy. Allergy to cow's milk can express themselves in different ways, the symptoms are very varied. This cow's milk allergy is sometimes difficult to recognize. Symptoms that may indicate milk allergy are: ♥ Skin problems (eczema, pimples, rash) ♥ Respiratory symptoms (wheezing) ♥ Nasal symptoms (nasal congestion, runny nose, sneezing) ♥ Eye symptoms (red and / or itchy eyes) ♥ Stomach and / or bowel problems (spitting, constipation, diarrhea, cramps) ♥ Overall agitation (crying a lot, little sleep, restless behavior)
Cow's milk allergy: diagnosis If you suspect that your baby cow's milk allergy, go along with your doctor. The doctor should do a few things to determine whether your baby is actually allergic. So the doctor discusses with you your child's symptoms, medical history of your child and your family's diet and eating habits. This takes the doctor away in his assessment. Prepare well for this interview. Keep eg diet of your child well and bring the medical conditions that occur in your family card.
Diagnostic tests On the basis of the information provided by the physician collects, evaluates whether diagnostic tests may be required. There are different types of tests: skin tests, blood tests and cow's milk challenge tests. Which test (s) your doctor performs, he tells you in advance. ♥ Specific IgE test: This blood test measures the concentration of specific antibodies in the blood of your child measured. These antibodies called IgE. The IgE concentration in children with allergy or asthma often higher. This test is no definitive diagnosis, but only gives direction. Only a cow's milk challenge test, a definitive diagnosis. ♥ Skin Prick Test (HPT): This skin test, the doctor inserts a drop of milk on the back or forearm of your baby. At the site of the droplet, the doctor pricked the skin lightly. If a wheal (a kind galbultje) occurs at the site of puncture is an indication for milk allergy. If not, then your child can still have milk allergy. Also this test does so only direction. ♥ Atopic skin test: This skin test, the doctor inserts a plaster with cow allergen extract on the back of your baby. The patch remains 24 to 72 hours for symptoms to tests that are delayed, such as abdominal discomfort or atopic eczema. If the blood test or skin prick test negative, this test can still be proven milk allergy. ♥ Cow's milk provocation test: This test gives your child increasing amounts of milk are administered by mouth. The cow is - depending on the age of your child - mixed with cow's milk-free infant formula or follow-on milk. Before the physician this test decreases, the symptoms disappeared from your baby or in any case be stabilized. Note that a cow's milk challenge test should be performed under supervision of a pediatrician, preferably in a hospital with suitable equipment and experienced personnel.