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Feeding problems in infants

Feeding problems in infants

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Time to Complete

1 hour


November 4, 2015


December 6, 2018

Programme Description

Dr Jessica Garner provides an update for GPs and other healthcare professionals on infant feeding problems. Key learning points include symptoms of cows’ milk allergy, managing gastro-oesophageal reflux, and identifying lactose intolerance.

Educational Objectives

After reading this activity healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Diagnose and manage cows’ milk allergy, lactose intolerance, GORD and colic in infants
  • Confidently refer those infants who may need allergy testing in secondary care
  • Faculty

    Activity author
    Dr Jessica Garner
    Salaried GP
    United Kingdom

    Test author
    Dr Louise Newson
    West Midlands
    United Kingdom


    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 1 learning credit (1 hour learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time.


    Hardware and Software Requirements
    • A computer with an internet connection
    • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
    • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required