Question: I have 18 months old daughter, still on comfort feed habit. She doesnt take bottle, but drinks milk in cup with spoon. I am having trouble putting her to sleep without feed and hence weaning her off
Answer: Aap usko feed dena avoid kro.
Ghuma ghuma k sulao.
She will cry. But it will take almost a week to wean her off.
Kitna bi roye feed mat do.
Question: My baby is 2month old.i give combination of breast milk and formula milk...but whether i should give formula milk with spoon or bottle feed
Answer: Give bottle feed because it is time consuming and baby don't drink more milk.So better to give through bottle.Tc.
Question: My baby is 6 months old..she is rigid with any food or formula milk apart from breast milk. She don't like bottle feed or spoon feed..please suggest what to do
Answer: Dear if baby is not taking formula milk it is fine as long as you are breast feeding. And inregard to food try some variety of foods. Also you need to apply 3 days rules to any food introduce so if your baby doesn't accept the food the first and second time do remember baby tales atleast 3 days to accept a new food.
Below are some type of foods which u can give to ur baby :-
1.) Pureed vegetables (sweet potatoes, squash)
2.) Pureed fruit (apples, bananas, peaches)
3.) Pureed meat (chicken, pork, beef)
4.) Semi-liquid, iron-fortified cereal.
5.) Small amounts of unsweetened yogurt (no cow's milk until age 1)
Some finger food favorites:
O-shaped toasted oat cereal; small chunks of banana or other very ripe, peeled fruit like mango, plum, pear, peach, cantaloupe, or seedless watermelon; small cubes of tofu; well-cooked pasta spirals, cut into pieces; thin cheese strips or very small chunks of cheese; cut-up seedless grapes ...
Most pediatricians recommend starting your infant on Yogurt around 7-8 months of age. Some pediatricians also recommend yogurtas a great first food (from 6 months+). Selecting a Whole Milk Yogurt is the most beneficial to your infant as babies need fats in their diets for proper growth.
You can give ur baby a variety of food but in a puree or porridge state.
Breakfast idly with breast milk or formula upma
Roti with milk or formula mashed dosa mashed
Snack boiled apple mashed banana puree vegetable soup diluted fresh fruit juices ragi milk ghee sugar
Lunch dal rice mashed khichdi sooji kheer cerelac or nestum
Snack whole grain puffs mashed potatoes tossed in butter peach puree
Dinner should always be light as hard carbohydrate like wheat ragi dal can cause indigestion or loose motions
Give sooji kheer nestum or cerelac by 8 pm u can keep feeding ur baby breast milk or formula as needed between the meals. Be sure to use alot of ghee as fats and oils help in gaining weight.
Hope i helped.