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Using a Milk Ladder for Babies with Dairy Allergy with Carina Venter, PhD, RD

In this episode we're talking about:

  • What OIT is, how it works and why Dr. Stukus has special nut flours in his office
  • Whether babies under age 1 can start eating foods they are allergic to using OIT
  • Concerns for use of OIT outside of a controlled, licensed medical facility 

LISTEN TO THIS EPISODE

If your child has a cow’s milk protein allergy, they may not need to avoid cow’s milk protein forever. Today we’re talking about using a milk ladder for reintroduction of dairy foods with Carina Venter, PhD, RDN, a food allergy expert and the publisher of the original milk ladder.

SUMMARY OF EPISODE

In this episode we’re talking about:

  • What OIT is, how it works and why Dr. Stukus has special nut flours in his office

  • Whether babies under age 1 can start eating foods they are allergic to using OIT

  • Concerns for use of OIT outside of a controlled, licensed medical facility 

ABOUT THE GUEST

  • Carina Venter, PhD, RD is a noted pediatric allergy dietitian, researcher and expert

  • She is on the European Academy of Allergy & Clinical Immunology (EAACI) Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis committee that just published new guidelines for infants & young children

OTHER EPISODES MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE

  1. Episode 230 - FPIES: How Do I Know if My Baby Has Food-Protein Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome? with Marion Groetch, MS, RDN

LINKS FROM EPISODE

  1. O’Hourihane article on cow’s milk for more severe CMPA using milk ladder https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9543429/

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