Question: My baby is 5 month 15 days old she is having cold what home remedies can be given
Answer: Hello dear...
To reduce cold in infants, follow these remedies it might be helpful for you...
Breast milk is a natural source of antioxidants,it alone can do wonders in reducing cough of babies , so breast feed as you can.
Heat coconut oil with garlic,pepper,and little turmeric powder,use ts oil and massage in throat,chest for five minutes,it will helps in reducing cough effectively
Apply Vick's in a betel leaf and keep it under lamp for two min,then massage baby's chest with that leaf,it will cure cough a lot
Massage with warm mustard oil,will also reduce cough
You can dry roast a tbsp of ajwan ,till it's aroma comes,make a potli,use this as a compress , effective in reducing cold and cough
Question: Can I give oatmeal to my 5 month and 4 week old baby?
Answer: Oats are nutritious and rich in fibre. But oats helps to keep your stomach full for longer time. Giving your baby oats from this tender age can cause irregular eating cycle of your baby. After 9 or 10 months of age you can add oats in your baby's diet.
Question: My baby is 5 months old. Can she should be given iron folic acid drop?
Answer: Do not give any drops without doctor advice dear. Keep breastfeeding your baby dear your breastmilk has all the medicinal values that is much needed for baby developments. Keep breastfeeding dear