How is it caused:
· Caused by a reduction in Lactase production in the process of growing up (childhood to adulthood). Can also go to the extreme of no lactase production.
Facts/ extra information:
· Isn’t life threatening
· It is manageable with the correct medication
· The main difficulty with it is that sufferers will have to try and increase their calcium intake another way as they cannot get it from milk products.
· In babies – condition is rare, but more serious. They’re fed milk free products and rich calcium and vitamin D…