In this podcast episode, we are discussing a very common issue – parasites in children. Specifically the gastrointestinal parasites blastocystis hominis and dientamoeba fragilis, which are the most common parasites we see at Natural Super Kids in kids, and in the community as a whole.  In this episode we discuss: The symptoms of parasites, including:  Digestive symptoms:…

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  In this episode, we discuss histamine intolerance, which occurs when our body has difficulty managing and metabolising histamine due to insufficient levels of diamine oxidase (DAO) enzyme which helps the body break down histamine.  In this episode, you will learn: What you need to know about histamine intolerance; The symptoms of histamine intolerance including…

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  This week I sat down with Morgan Hammond, a speech and language pathologist and early intervention and feeding therapist.  We are talking to Morgan today about how oral dysfunction can lead to fussy eating behaviour in children, and its impact on breathing, sleep, behaviour & nutrition. In this episode, Morgan & I chat about:…

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  We are thrilled to have Eleanor from The Reconnected back on the podcast, joined by Emma from The Reconnected to talk to us today about authentic parenting. If you missed our previous episode with Eleanor about parenting strong-willed children – you can listen here. In this conversation, we talk to Eleanor and Emma about the…

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  Constipation is one of the most common digestive problems for babies. Constipation can look different for every baby but generally presents as infrequent bowel movements, bowel movements that are hard, dry and/or dark in colour, and difficulty passing bowel movements.  Constipation is more common in formula-fed babies and babies born via C-section. It can also…

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  Following on from our series on infant health, this episode will focus on reflux in babies. Reflux, sometimes referred to as GORD – Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease is a common concern for new parents. For some babies, reflux doesn’t bother them at all. But for others, it can be uncomfortable or even painful. The good…

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  We understand how confusing and somewhat daunting starting solids can be for families. When do you start? What foods do you being with? Is your baby getting all their required nutrients for growth & development?  That’s why this week I sat down with our infant nutritionist Mel to discuss introducing solids. In this podcast episode, Mel…

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  This week I’m joined by our Natural Super Kids Clinical Nutritionist Mel to chat all things infantile colic. Colic is a common condition we see in clinic that affects 1 in 5 babies. It is still quite poorly understood and occurs irrespective of breastfeeding or formula feeding in infants up to 5 months of…

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  This week I’m excited to introduce you all to our team member, Mel. Mel wears many hats here at Natural Super Kids – not only is she our qualified nutritionist on the team, but she also helps me behind the scenes as our Customer Engagement & Social Media Manager.  Mel is a qualified clinical…

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