16 months old baby

Question: My baby is having upset stomach... Very smelly farts and pale yellow stools... She is denying almost anyrhing offered.. What can i do to soothe her stomach and get her better. Please note she is not developing liking for yogurt yet, wat can i offer as nutritious food specially for better immunity... Also i offer her daliya and sabji and all comes as is in stool

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Answer: Dear baby is only 16 months so it will take some time for baby to develop interest for food and also how to do and digest it... so don't worry just keep feeding your baby properly and it will all be fine.. but as of now baby is denying food then try to understand what she likes to eat and give only that kind of food to baby.. for gas avoid anything that can cause gas like potato, dal and only give light food ,so that baby's digestion get healthy and don't pressurise baby or force feed Baby ..Just be light and gentle and give only what she is likes..
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