Hi dear 1st you have to identify if your baby is ready got solid food
Your baby is able to sit on a chair with back support.
Baby’s head & neck are stable.
Baby can open and close the mouth around a spoon.
Baby is ready to chew.
He is curious and tries to grab & put food in his mouth.
Baby is still hungry after breastfeeding/formula feeding & shows interest in food.
If above points are checked then you can follow bellow:
Breast milk or formula milk
Well steamed and pureed vegetables like carrots, sweet potato, pumpkin , french beans
Pulse soup (moong dal ka pani)
Rice Water (Chawal ka pani)
Homemade single grain cereals like rice, barley, oats mixed with breastmilk or formula milk
Steamed and pureed fruits like pear, avocado, peach, chikoo.
Answer: Hello dear breast milk or formula milk if required only suggested for your baby... The best time to start solids is only after 6 months . Yes in some places people start around 4 months but the enzymes are not completely build at that stage that help the food to digest. And early start of solids may lead to colic, digestive issues etc. So wait till 6 months is a worth. Also baby takes 4-6 months to hold the neck completely . A strong head to neck control helps the baby to accept solids well and can easily swallow.
Answer: You kindly avoid giving any solid food to ur baby before 6 months as babies digestive system get develop to digest solid after 6 months. Giving food early can trigger them loose.motion,constipation or any other stomach related issue.
Answer: No ...he is now able to drink only mother's milk...if your milk is shortage then give him dorter' s advice baby milk
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Question: Hi...my baby s 5 month old .Can i give solid food during 6 month ?
Answer: Yes. You can give rice with milk, or rice with dal which has to make puree.... Even you can give upma, idli or raagi. It should be made a fine paste so that baby can swallow easily
Question: My baby 4 month 28 days old can i give her solid food nd wht tyo of solid food
Answer: Hi dear,
Before 6 months of baby's age,nothing should be given except breastmilk and formula milk,not even water.as baby needs alot if nutrition to grow physically and mentally,over diluting or giving water could fill his stomach early and baby won't feed much.it would reduce his weight too.the amount of water in formula or breastmilk is sufficient to quench his thirst.do not give water separately.Älso refer the healofy app for daily updates on baby development and growth,as well as pregnancy care.it also gives you enormous info on post delivery baby care and diet.donot miss out!
Question: my baby turns to fifth month. can I give her solid food? if yes then plz suggest some recipes
Answer: Wait till 6month.
6th month is the ideal time to start semi solid for your baby.
As by then baby can sit on his own, has better coordination between his throat and tongue wch facilities easy gulping.
His digestive system is also strong and can readily digest food items other than breastmilk.