U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Lactose Intolerance

Lactose Intolerance

Frequently asked questions about lactose intolerance, the inability to digest significant amounts of lactose, the predominant sugar of milk.

Review Date: Friday, April 03, 2015

NIH National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases - NIDDK

Lactose Intolerance: Lifestyle and Home Remedies

Learn how to cope with lactose intolerance by changing your diet.

Review Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Parents: Lactose Intolerance

Kids who have cramps, gas, and diarrhea after drinking milk or eating ice cream might have a lactose intolerance. Learn how to manage lactose intolerance with some modifications to the diet. Be sure to notify your doctor if you suspect that your child has a lactose intolerance.

Review Date: Wednesday, November 26, 2014

The Nemours Foundation

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