The Microbiome & Probiotics In Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

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 pregnancy and breastfeeding, what causes dysbiosis and how this relates to pregnancy & breastfeeding outcomes. It includes a thorough research review of probiotic strains that are clinically effective in this life stage, and why strain specificity & mechanism of action matter. Including case studies & best practices for prescribing probiotics as a maternity care professional.

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. It also includes a review of scientifically researched therapeutic probiotic strains specific for pregnancy & lactation.