Real-life stories

red ribbon cmaRead some real-life stories and find out about other mum’s experiences with having a baby with cow’s milk allergy


Relentless crying

With Lily’s constant crying and blotchy skin Sarah knew something was wrong, but it wasn’t until events took a turn for the worse that a diagnosis of cow’s milk allergy was made.

Read Sarah’s story here.


Dry, scaly skin

Alice tried many ways to relieve Maiya of her discomfort, but it wasn’t until a GP diagnosed cow’s milk allergy and prescribed an extensively hydrolysed formula that things started to improve.

Read Alice’s story here.


Colic, reflux, rash

Cathy’s relationship with her partner was put to the test under the strain of dealing with Abby’s cow’s milk allergy symptoms.

Read Cathy’s story here.


Vomiting and watery stools

Ruby was treated for reflux but Jaime-Lee persevered until her daughter was eventually diagnosed with cow’s milk allergy.

Read Jaime-Lee’s story here.


Classic colic symptoms

Feeding Freddie was always a traumatic experience for Sharon, until his allergy to cow’s milk was picked up by their health visitor.

Read Sharon’s story here.


Anaphylactic shock

Tedd’s cow’s milk allergy was so severe that he went into anaphylactic shock and was rushed to hospital with his mum Donna.

Read Donna’s story here.