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Dr. Julia Sundel
17 years experience Pediatrics
Tilt the bottle: Tilt the bottle up so that formula fills the nipple. You want to be sure that your baby swallows as little air as possible. You want the formula to c ... Read More
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Dr. Laura Webb
12 years experience Pediatrics
Pace feeding: If your baby is used to breastfeeding introducing the bottle can sometimes be difficult. You should try to introduce it at about a 1 month of age. U ... Read More

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Dr. Laura Webb
12 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Bottle feeding at night is fine. Do not put your baby to bed with a bottle though, as this causes tooth decay.
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: You should feel free to bottle feed at night after your milk is in. This is one way to let dad share that activity and trade off getting better rest. ... Read More
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Please: Wheezing after bottle feeding requires evaluation by the Pediatrician
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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: That's how we fathers do it.
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Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience Anesthesiology
Try not to: Feeding a baby in a slightly head up position will prevent any of the formula getting into the middle ear and causing ear infections.
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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
Several to pick from: Use your doctor to see what might be best, there are many brands and choices for standard formula picks, and your doctor can help you choose the safes ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Basic guidelines: A bottle fed baby is ready for a day feed every 3-4 hours and after 10 pounds may sleep through the night without a feeding. The stomach can usually t ... Read More
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Dr. Mandakini Patel
40 years experience Pediatrics
Infant weight gain: You should have him checked at your doctor's office as scales vary and if you are concerned about his weight gain you should ideally weigh him on the ... Read More
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Dr. Angeline Hadi
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Breastfeed : The american academy of pediatrics (aap) joins other organizations such as the american medical association (ama), the american dietetic association ( ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Katz
25 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: You can do both, although it is generally recommended not to introduce a bottle in the first few weeks, until your milk supply is well established. Ho ... Read More
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