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Question: Hi my baby is 5 n half month old can i start chicken soup to her???
Answer: Hi.. Dear breast feed or formula milk for complete six months, nothing else.. Normal milk and non vegetarian food can be given after an year. However, after completion of six months you can give boiled cereal water first (dal ka pani), then semi liquid porridges (vegetable khichdi, lentil and rice porridges), boiled and mashed potatoes, bananas (mashed or in the form of smoothie). Avoid bananas during winters. If the baby is able to digest these food sources, then introduce ragi, oats, dalia.
Question: My baby is 5 months old.when I should start his top feed nd what? Nd water
Answer: Top feed is not mandatory, If your baby gained required weight ( minimum : doubled to birrh weight). If you are planning to go to office after 6 th month, then you can introduce semi solid food from 5 and half months if satisfying below conditions: 1. Baby able to sit with your hand support 2. Able to swallow ( she is not throwing food outside wiry toungh) 3. She is getting excited when she saw plates while you are eating. 4. You can give water if your child lips are dry frequently.
Question: My baby is 5 n half months old .can I start semi-solid food to her?
Answer: Hi. Semi Solid food should always be introduced after 6 month of age. Before 6 month baby gets all the nutrition from your breast milk or formula and no other food or supplement is required. If you will start wheaning before 6 month of age it would affect babies digestive system as babies digestive system ist that strong.