Baby nutrition

Posted on July 1, 2018 by admin
In Medical

 

Baby nutrition

Breast  feed  for  6 months  if  possible up to  12 months  if  possible Baby benefits  from nutrition and  antibodies. Commercial   infant  formula is an appropriate   alternative  if  breast feeding is not possible  or  supplementation  is  required .    Breast  feeding  is associated  with  reduced  risk  of  breast cancer  , ovarian cancer  and type 2 diabetes.

 

 Baby nutrition – introducing  solids

After   4 months and closer to  6 months start with iron rich foods   whilst  still breast feeding . All infants  should be  introduced to  potentially allergen – including  peanut  butter, fully cooked egg, dairy and  wheat products in their first  year. Regular  cow’s milk goats ‘s milk and soy milk , nut and cereal drinks are not  recommended before 1 year old.