Patient Information leaflets - Paediatrics
We produce a wide range of leaflets which provide information about our services and about the treatment you might receive in our clinics or during your stay in hospital.
We also produce these in different formats including large print, please contact the department you are visiting for more information.
NHS Start4life: Reflux and bottle feeding
NHS Start4Life: Reflux and breastfeeding
NHS Start4Life: constipation when bottle feeding
NHS Start4Life: constipation when breast feeding
Infant and Toddler Forum: common nutritional problems
ERIC web site - Children's bladder and bowel charity:
NHS start 4 Life: For age appropriate meal and snack ideas: https://www.nhs.uk/start4life/weaning/recipes-and-meal-ideas/
The Infant and Toddler Forum: for weaning advice, finger foods etc
The Child Feeding Guide: resources on tips and tools for parents on fussy feeding, online assessment tools and food refusal guides. You can create an account to track exposure, refusal and acceptance of foods.
Somerset Patient Webinars 6-14 mins long on Fussy feeding tips
The Infant and Toddler forum: parents section
NHS Weaning and fussy eating : resources on weaning, fussy eating and meal/snack ideas.
Iron Deficiency Anaemia
The Infant and Toddler Forum: parents section
NHS healthy families: Advice on snacking, food swaps and reducing fat, salt and sugar. Healthy recipes and activity ideas.
NHS - Eat well guide
First steps nutrition: Eating well resources page has picture guides on portion sizes for age groups and healthy recipe ideas.
Infant and Toddler Forum: Portion size guidance for under 5’s.
British Dietetic Association: Mindful Eating
Infant and Toddler Forum: Guidance and tips about food allergy
Allergy UK: A British medical charity who support patients with allergies
British Dietetic Association: Food Fact sheets about allergy
Coeliac UK: A British medical charity who support people with Coeliac Disease
British Dietetic Association: Food Fact sheet about Coeliac Disease
Diabetes UK: A British medical charity who support people with Diabetes
British Dietetic Association: Food Fact Sheets about diabetes
JDRF: Type 1 Diabetes Charity
Digibete: Online support and resources for children and parents/carers.
British Dietetic Association: Food Fact sheet about Autism and the potential impact on eating
Children and family health Devon: Resources for families on sensory processing https://childrenandfamilyhealthdevon.nhs.uk/autistic-spectrum-disorder/resources/