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Question: My son is 5 months 5 days old..im giving him cerelac rice and ragi porridge (doctor asked to start).but he seems to be hungry more... What else can i give him???
Answer: Hello dear... your baby has reached six months,it is better to start solid along with breast milk is very important Breastfeeding Breastfeed your baby,as much as you can,it has lot of nutrients and a great antioxidant,during breastfeeding,take a healthy nutrious diet,it makes your baby more healthy Ragi porridge you can start ragi porridge,it will makes your baby to gain weight,and it's very healthy Wheat porridge feed them with wheat porridge,it is very nutrious and healthy option to gain weight.. You can also make multigrain sathu mavu porridge,it is an better option and very nutrious food for baby.. Home made cerelac powder is very nutrious, it is very helpful for babies to gain weight,it is loaded with lot of minerals,vitamins and antioxidants.. Home made cerelac recipe Ingredients Green gram 1 cup Ragi 1 cup Bajra 1 cup Channa dal 1 cup Roasted dal 1 cup Groundnut 1 cup Cashew 1/2 cup Groundnut 1/2 cup Almonds 1/2 cup Pistachio 50 gm Dry ginger 25 gm Ajwan seeds 10 gm Elaichi 5 to 10 pods Method of preparation Dry roast all the powder separately, until it's nice aroma smell Sun dry after roasting for one or two days Put in a mixer , grind coarsely and make powder Preparation of porridge For porridge mix 2 tablespoon of this powder with water or milk,stir them continuously ,boil them for five minutes,stir them continuously without any lumps , you can add palm sugar,and make it to porridge consistency and serve.
Question: Hi.. My son is 5months old. Now a days i feel a reduction in my breast milk and is not enough for him. My mom and grandmother is compelling me to start giving ragi porridge. What should i do now?
Answer: Hi Do not give any solids or formula milk before 6months which cause digestion issue..Just keep feeding baby though you have low secretion as baby keeps latches your milk secretion ll improve automatically..also you can take garlic,jaggery,more dairy products,iron rich diets like green and veggies,dry fruits and nuts,jeera and methi water for good lactation....these diets are the major source to improve your secretion of milk which helps for babies healthy growth and weight gain
Question: Pedia suggest to start solid foods for my baby. I'm giving ragi, rice porridge, idly, dhal water. What are all foods should be given now?
Answer: Hello, you can start with home made food like sooji kheer,porridge(dalia),banana,sooji halwa,pulses meshed and boiled properly. Cerelac may be used but i prefer home made foods.cerelac may be given easily when you areStart with home made foods travelling. Start one food product and give same for 3 to 5 days and then add another one. It will help develop taste. Initially only spoons 2 to 3 he will eat then increase it day by day.