Kate & Eben - Cow's Milk Allergy: A first time mum's perspective
Kate found out that her firstborn, Eben, had a Cow's Milk Allergy, after he suffered from a reaction following a few spoonfuls of yoghurt. The experience was terrifying for new mum Kate.
Being a mum for the first time is challenging enough, but having to take an allergy into consideration presents a whole host of new problems. Kate's dream of a work/family balance were stopped in their tracks due to Eben's complex dietary needs.
Kate's determination to continue to breast feed Eben, to give him the best start possible, means that she's had to make other sacrifices too...