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Question: How frequently and how much of quantity of solid food should I give to my baby
Answer: Hi, at 7 months of age maximum your baby should eat 3 times Semi solid or solid food and three to four times milk feed. Breakfast ,lunch and dinner you can give you baby solid food and for early morning, late morning, evening and night time you should give you baby milk feed. Hope it helps.
Question: How should I start solid food to my baby? How much quantity and what should I give in starting?
Answer: Yes,you can start giving solid diet once baby turns 6 months, along with breastfeed.remember the motive is to introduce variety of solids for taste and texture and not to increase weight through it.start very slow by introducing one solid at a time.watch out for any kind of indigestion or allergies.Home cooked food is more beneficial as they are fresh and free from any preservatives. Try giving him mashed banana,boiled mashed apple.ragi porridge with pinch of jaggery. Mashed boiled rice with daal water. Clear vegetable soups,tomato soups .mashed veggies like carrot and potato.homecooked idly is easy to digest too.khichdi is excellent now.you can also add some spices like jeera to add flavor.remember not to put salt in food before 1 year.youay add just a pinch so it doesn't appear bland.beleive me that much salt is just right.donot introduce cow milk products before 1 year,as this could give baby lactose intolerance.whole wheat roti dipp d it daal could also be given .juices should always be given in diluted form and never concentrated from.biscuits should be avoided too.
Question: Hi... When starting solid food how much quantity we should gv... For rice and water
Answer: Start with 3 spoon for three days. Slowly increase the quality. Check motion. Sometime after starting solids cause constipation. So start with small quantity give light food.