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do you burp a baby after feeding them baby food

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Delay until 6mo: Solid foods were once used to make up for deficiencies in home made milk formula used in the 50's to 80's.A return to breast FDG & modern formulas cha ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cindy Juster
35 years experience Pediatrics
At 4 to 6 months old: It's best to wait until your baby isn't filled up enough with breast milk or formula at each feeding. When it's time, start with a brown rice baby cer ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not necessary early: During the 50's & 60's when moms made their own cow milk based formula, it was important to feed solids to make up for the deficiencies of cow milk.To ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Around 6 months: Short answer: when an infant has enough upper body control to indicate hunger and satiety, has doubled his birth weight, & can push the food from the ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No fixed age: You can transition the child, after six months of age, to regular food as the child tolerates it. Eating baby food will not adversely affect the child ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
40 years experience Pediatrics
4-6 months: Most babies will do fine with breast fe eding or bottle feeding alone for six months. But some seem hungrier and you can introduce solids as early as ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Kilkenny
26 years experience Pediatrics
Start solids @ 6 mo: The american academy of pediatrics recommends exclusive breast(or formula) feeding until 6 months. Solids can be introduced at 6 months: usually cerea ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
GAS : Burping is one way of helping your baby to pass gas due to overfeeding, rapid milk intake or any colic codition. They become comfortable and also avoi ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Around 6 months: Short answer: when an infant has enough upper body control to indicate hunger and satiety, has doubled his birth weight, & can push the food from the ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
6 months: Years ago, breastfeading was frowned on & many made "formula" from boiled cow milk&karo. Since cow milk is designed for calves, infants were fed early ... Read More

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