Question: Hi doctor, My daughter is 17 months old she was not eating curd rice what shall i do ?
Answer: Hello dear. It is absolutely. You can give something else. The appetite of your baby will vary depending on his or her level of activity. The approximate estimation of the quantity of food your baby needs each day would include Up to half a cup of cereal, Up to half a cup of vegetables, Up to half a cup of fruits, Up to 3 tbsp of dairy, Up to half a cup of mixed cereals, and Up to 4 tbsp of meat or other proteins. DIET CHART Dear ur baby's day should always start with the breastmilk or formula milk. After that in breakfast you can give options like healthy cereal, Ragi dosa banana pancake, regular dosa, egg yolk on toast, broken wheat porridge, paneer bhurji sandwitch. Morning snack should be given at 11am and in that you can give Apple, banana, sweet potato wedges, papaya, pear, rusk or biscuits, melon. In Lunch options like curd rice with veges, broken wheat khichdi, chapati with daal or other gravy, rice with fish curry, Idli Sambhar and stuffed paratha can be given. In Dinner options like veges soup with toast, dosa with sambhar, paratha with daal, vegetable pulao with curd, rice and gravy, chapathi with paneer gravy and baked veges with mashed potato. At the end of the day make ur baby sleep with ur breastmilk feed or formula milk feed. Hope it helps.
Question: My son not eating food what to do??
Answer: Hello! Children usually do all sort of natak while taking food. Hence you need to keep calm and patient to handle it. If the baby is having cold and cough or any sort of sickness then it is normal to avoid food. hence let them be if they dont want to food, wait for the appetite to return.Apart to this try these. 1 Completely stop force feeding. 2. Encourage the baby for self feeding, let them play, throw or smash but slowly they will learn. Mak sure you monitor them continously. 3. Include them in family meals. 4. Introduce to variety of fruits and vegetables. 5. Get some attractive bowls and plates to make the food look attractive. Try doing this, hope it helps. Take care
Question: My son was l3 months he was not eating rice what can i do
Answer: Hi dear at the age of 13 months u shouldn't be worried. He will start eating . Right now give whatever he like. U can give roti ragi or poha and other grains to make baby strong. U can try roti made of rice flour. If baby like roti.