Similar Questions with Answers
Question: When we start cerelac for babies ?
You can start post 6 months However it would be best if. You opt got home made cerelac
Following is the method to make one
Soak a grain of your choice
Eg Dalia,rice,moong dal, ragi,chana etc
Wash and soak in water for 8-10 hours
Air-dry or sundry it for 6-7 hours
Roast it on low flame untill turns red or poppy it gives aroma when ready
Cool and grind to form powder in mixer
Store it in airtight container .
To make porridge
Add two small spoons of powder to a glass of water .
Cook on low flame untill porridge like or slightly thick consistency .
Serve warm add a spoon of ghee on top
Question: When we introduce fish for babies?
Answer: Hello Dear! Experts recommend to including fish in your baby diet after he turn six months. By this age your baby immune system will be better equipped to handle solid foods. You may want to introduce fish to your baby diet by feeding him only a small amount. Give your baby about half a teaspoon of well cooked fish with very little spices. Make sure the fish is de-boned, mashed well and added to a food that your baby is used to.
Question: When should we start solids for babies
Once your baby is 6 months old
You may start with rice water, Dal water, homemade fresh yougurt do not add sugar to it ,pureed banana, steamed carrot, potato, sweet potato, pear ,apple
Just be careful when your introduce any new food
Give your baby a mouthful and observe for a day if he digests it well
If yes then gradually increase the quantity to a small cup
If unable to digest wait for a month and then reintroduce it