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Vitamin D – Why is it important for babies?

sunshine-wonderbabaWhat you need to know about Vitamin D!

Vitamin D is mostly produced by our bodies in response to the sun. Vitamin D deficiency is a problem that can affect Irish people due to our lack of exposure to sunlight.  Babies and children need Vitamin D to regulate calcium levels in their bodies. Continue reading

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The Pros of Probiotics!

The Pros of Probiotics!
Babies’ digestive systems are full of bacteria – good and bad. The important thing for good digestive health is to make sure the balance between the good and bad is right! Did you know a healthy digestive system should have at least 85% of good bacteria. This balance ensures the good bacteria can do their job to keep harmful bacteria at bay. An excess of bad bacteria in babies can result in many conditions such as reflux, colic, diarrhoea, low immunity, and allergies.

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