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Twitter Chat with Dr. Sears brought to you by Colief

Crosscare Inc., the makers of Colief® Infant Drops, recently announced that they have partnered with nationally recognized, board-certified pediatrician Dr. Robert Sears in a campaign aiming to educate parents and pediatricians about an emerging theory in the diagnosis and treatment of colic. Affecting up to 40 percent of all infants, colic is the #1 condition pediatricians are asked about by parents. Characterized by hours-long crying spells and extreme discomfort for babies, colic has also been associated with stress, fatigue, anger, and feelings of inadequacy in parents.

As a parent whose infants suffered with colic, I understand the frustration and fatigue that comes along with having a child who is experiencing the pain of colic.  I am thrilled to announce that we will be chatting with Dr. Robert Sears on Twitter, courtesy of Colief® Infant Drops. Join us to receive answers to the questions you’ve always wanted to ask and learn more about colic – the truth and the myths!  I hope to tweet you at the…

Twitter Chat with Dr. Sears brought to you by Colief® Infant Drops

When: Wednesday, January 25th from 8:00 to 9:00 p.m. ET

Where: #tummytuesday tag on Twitter

How: To participate, be sure to follow sponsor @Colief, guest expert @DrBobSears and host @ResourcefulMom.  Learn more about how to participate in a Twitter Party.

While we’re learning, we’ll be awarding more than a prize a minute! To be eligible to win, join us and tweet with the tag during the party hour.

Prizes

SIXTY (60) winners will each receive Colief product samples – one per minute!

Winners will also be chosen to receive the following:

– Autographed copy of Dr. Sears’ Portable Pediatrician

$100 gift card to Target

– $100 gift card to CVS

This giveaway is open to U.S. residents only.

RSVP

Planning on joining us?  Let us know here by adding your Twitter URL (http://twitter.com/username).  An RSVP is not required to participate or to be entered to win.

About Colief

The Colief® Infant Drops brand is wholly owned by Crosscare Ltd, with the head office based in Dublin, Ireland. Colief is the brainchild of Mary Buckley, the mother of a colicky baby. Buckley approached Crosscare Ltd with the concept for Colief, and the company worked with her to develop and launch the product in Ireland in 1995 and in the U.K. in 1999. Crosscare Ltd is committed to supporting parents of colicky babies and partners with various charities in the UK that assist parents struggling with excessively crying babies. Today, Colief is the number one recommended colic remedy in the UK, and the only lactase enzyme specially formulated for infants available in the U.S.

About Dr. Sears

Robert W. Sears, MD, FAAP, is a board-certified pediatrician in full-time private practice in Dana Point, Calif. Dr. Bob, as he likes to be called by his little patients, received his medical degree from Georgetown University and completed his pediatric residency training at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. He provides a unique blend of mainstream and integrative medical care. He is a co-author in the Sears parenting library, including “The Baby Book” and “The Portable Pediatrician,” and is the author of “The Vaccine Book,” “The Autism Book,” and “Happy Baby: The Organic Guide to Baby’s First 24 Months.” Dr. Bob has appeared on “Dr. Oz,” “The Doctors,” CNN, “CBS Early Show,” “Fox Morning News,” and “Dr. Phil” to discuss parenting advice and pediatric health issues, and is a frequent speaker at parenting conferences. He is on the medical advisory board for various organizations, including Talk About Curing Autism, Autism Care and Treatment Today, SafeMinds, and Kaplan University Department of Health Sciences. Dr. Bob also edits and contributes to AskDrSears.com.

Comments

  1. 1

    So excited to apart of this chat! Love Dr. Sears! Thanks Resourceful Mommy!

  2. 2

    Thank you–I’ll be there! @rkosully

  3. 3

    Looking forward to this one!

  4. 4

    Looking forward to tweeting at the party.

  5. 5
    Mgmommy0930 says:

    Thanks so much for the email reminder!

  6. 6

    @diamondslady812 will be there

  7. 7

    A Price a minute?!?!?! EKKKKK!!!! Im Ecstatic!!!!

  8. 8
    Shannon S says:

    I have had 2 sons with colic…can’t wait for this chat

  9. 9
    GARIANNE DRAVES says:

    rsvp @garianne1

  10. 10
    Kathleen Ophelan says:

    Cant wait for tonight! See you all later.

  11. 11
    Marla Zickefoose says:

    Tweet you tonight @SavingUGreenMom

  12. 12

    Can’t wait I will for sure be there:)

  13. 13

    can’t wait!

  14. 14
    addrienne mertens says:

    @zippy573
    thanx!

  15. 15

    @immortalb4 will look forward to learning new things

  16. 16

    Looking forward to this :)

  17. 17
    Kristen Bankard says:

    Perfect, as I have a few questions and who better to ask then the one and only Dr. Sears! :)

  18. 18

    @mutantleash will be there

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