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Can Babies Who Start Solids with Baby-led Weaning Get Enough Iron?

WE HEARD YOU. You want more learning opportunities. So we’ve paired up with some pretty exciting guest experts to work on something BIG for you. It’s probably one of the topics we get the most questions about. You ask: Is baby-led weaning safe? How do we ensure that we meet nutritional...

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COVID-19 Nutritional Considerations in Infancy

COVID-19. You are likely close to your maximum capacity for COVID-19 information. But … we wouldn’t be doing our fellow dietitians justice if we didn’t share what little information is out there regarding the impacts of COVID-19 and nutritional considerations in infancy. What about the stats...

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Best of 2019

Our first ever webinar: 5 Steps to Assessing Infants Like a Pro, at the tail end of 2018, had a whopping 743 people enrolled – yes, that’s right! We knew then, that we were on the right path, and that you were looking for more information on pediatric nutrition. 2019 was a whirlwind for...

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Does the Timing of Complementary Feeding impact Obesity in Children? Plus Our Exciting NEWS!

You guys…. WE DID IT!!!!! Our business, Nutrition Masterclass, is now a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). BEST CHRISTMAS PRESENT EVER!!! We’ve been tirelessly filling out applications for the last year and getting...

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Proton Pump Inhibitors: Friend or Foe?

As pediatric dietitians providing interventions for children with complex medical issues, we frequently run into kids struggling with reflux. Many of these kids are treated with reflux medications as a result. NASPGHAN’s publication of their pediatric reflux guidelines in 2018 HERE present...

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Your Picky Eating Resources

Okay, so we get that we’re no longer in October for this “October” edition of Newsbites. As two busy moms, Halloween 🎃👻, full time Dietitians and entrepreneurs, time wasn’t on our side ;) In the spirit of picky eating, we decided to share resources adapted for the newbie pediatric Dietitian...

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Pediatric Malnutrition - Dietitians Make a Difference

The month of September spotlights malnutrition. We’re sure your accounts have been bombarded with information, but here are some staggering pediatric stats: 📋 1 in 5 children admitted to a Canadian pediatric hospital are already malnourished (JPEDS 2018) 📋 In the US, up to 25% of all...

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How Did We Get Ourselves Into This?

Our blog this month is a little different! As many of you know, we offer online webinars and courses in pediatric nutrition. But what you may not know is how we went from having an idea and thinking about it for YEARS, to where we are today.We thought it might be fun to take you back in time...

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Online Tools for Growth & Malnutrition Assessment

Infant growth is one of those areas of practice that seems simple at first glance, but the more you dig, the more there is to it. For instance, how many of you who currently practice in pediatrics are using z-scores? Charlene is a homecare dietitian on the road seeing clients and admits she’s...

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Pediatric Nutrition Guidelines – staying up to date with the basics

We can't believe we're doing this. Our very first blog. Bear with us with the formatting, this is a steep learning curve for us 😉 You’ve told us that one of your biggest challenges with pediatric nutrition is staying up to date with the changing evidence and guidelines. Before you dive into...

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