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Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience in Internal Medicine
Peg feeding...: Peg feeding is when nutrition is given via a tube placed in the stomach through the skin. The tube is usually placed by a GI doctor during an endoscop ... Read More
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Dr. Gregg Alexander
32 years experience in Pediatrics
When baby is hungry!: Babies who are otherwise healthy are pretty good self-regulators; they'll let you know when they need to eat and when they are full. Most babies will ... Read More
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Dr. Marcus Degraw
21 years experience in Pediatrics
When baby wants: Simply feeding when, how often and how much the baby seems to want.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Angela Walker
41 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Babys and Food: Mother's milk is good.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
Artificial feeding: The term artificial feeding most usually refers to feedings which are given either through a tube in the stomach or through an IV to allow someone to ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
3 years: Whole nuts are not suggested until age three because of choking hazard. Peanut butter is currently not recommended until after age 2 because of allerg ... Read More
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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Very difficult: Anorexia nervosa is a serious and potentially lethal disease. In my opinion it is a biochemical disorder, not "psychological". The urgent need is for ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Lande
Specializes in Pediatrics
7-9 months: You can start to give your baby yogurt somewhere between 7 and 9 months.
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Dr. Gregg Alexander
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Lotsa possibilities: Babies can go through periods of eating more or less depending upon growth needs. Illnesses often cause appetites to change, too. Family, social, emot ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience in Pediatrics
No magic age: I generally recommend beginning foods at 4 months. Some doctors recommend six months or later. Some parents begin earlier than 4 months without ill ... Read More
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