The Microbiome & Probiotics In Infancy

ACM and ANTA Accredited Course

Total time: 60-90 minutes

Course registration at Qiara Health Professionals portal: https://www.qiara.com.au/qiara-health-pro/

Participants will learn about the microbiome, why it is crucial in infancy, what causes dysbiosis and how this is impacting the colonisation of the infant’s gut. It includes a review of how this is impacting infant outcomes such as colic, reflux, CMP & other allergies and also how this relates to the origins of disease & lifetime disease risk. It also includes a thorough research review of probiotics, which strains are clinically effective in this life stage, and why probiotic strain specificity & mechanism of action matter. Including case studies & best practices for prescribing probiotics for infants from newborn to 2 years old

The course includes a 1.5-hour presentation (including Q&A) covering the latest clinical updates on the microbiome and why optimisation is so crucial in this life stage. Including a review of scientifically researched therapeutic probiotic strains specific for premature babies.