Question: My baby is 7 month old and she is very weak her health is not good I am very worried about her please tell me what to give?
Answer: Hi, dear a healthy weight of 7 months baby should be anywhere between 6-10 kg and. For weight at 7 months, you can introduce the below foods
Fruits: Chikku, Papaya Apple, peach, banana, muskmelon, plums
Vegetables : beetroot, tomato, bottle gourd, beans, peas,carrot,
Cereals: rice, ragi, duji, sabudana
Dairy: cheese, ghee , butter.
For 7 month baby, you can offer one meal and a snack for a day. Rest should be breastfeedingor formula milk . Chose the timings for meal and snack according to your baby's preference., butavoid giving any solids after 7 pm.
Question: My baby is 17 days old. She doesn't start eye contact yet.is it normal at this age? When i should expect it from her please reply.
Answer: Your baby is too young to focus or make an eye contact. Wait till 50 days or 2 months. Your baby can recognize you only from your smell. New born babies cannot recognize faces, colour at this early age there vision is blur and mostly black n white at this age.
Question: My daughter is 10 weeks older but she doesn't respond at my clap or when I call her by using her name is it normal?
Answer: Dear Between 5 and 7 months, most babies learn that their names refer to themselves. Each baby develops at her own pace, so your child may reach this milestone a little earlier or later than another baby the same age. But if she doesn't respond to her name by the time she's 9 months old, mention it to her doctor. Hope it helps.