Digestive Health in Children and Adolescents

January 22nd 2019
Mississauga Living Arts Centre 4141 Living Arts Dr, Mississauga, ON L5B 4B8

Information presented by our experts will focus on the digestive health of children and adolescents and will include topics on gastrointestinal disorders, food intolerances, and proactive/preventative nutrition and dietary recommendations.   The latest information on disorders such as constipation, diarrhea, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and acid reflux will be presented, as well as the latest information on food sensitivities, food allergies and obesity.  Proactive/preventative health topics in the areas of nutrition and diet, probiotics, and the gut microbiota will also be given.

This year, we are excited to welcome Dr. Brett Finlay – author of the best-selling “Let them Eat Dirt” book, who will be taking you inside a child’s gut and how to give kids the best immune start early in life.

You will get the chance to ask the experts questions & enjoy our expo area of leading food and pharmaceutical companies

Afternoon for Health Care Professionals and Health Students (12:00pm-5:00pm)

  • Tickets: $45.00 ea
  • Student Rate: $20.00 ea
  • Presentations during the afternoon will be geared specifically for the HCP audience. Nurses, Pharmacists, Dieticians, GPS encouraged to attend this afternoon event.

Evening for the Public (6:00pm-9:00pm) *Doors open at 6 for refreshments, opening remarks begin at 7pm. 

  • FREE 
  • Presentations during the evening will be shorter and are geared specifically for the public. Your child or adolescent is welcome to come with you! Ask the experts the questions you’ve always wanted to ask about your health.

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