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how long can i store mixed formula and breastmilk

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: As long as the kid is otherwise thriving/active & growing when she eats & the content of the feed is not a problem. Your target for total form ... Read More

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A 5-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shalini Sethi
20 years experience Pediatrics
Temporary: Teething pain can cause kids to alter feeding habits , if she is active , no fever than nothing to worry , it is temporary. Keep offering her solids a ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on variables: Breast milk is great comprehensive nutrition for babies for their first year of life. After the addition of supplements around 6 months, the protectiv ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Basics: Night waking has more to do with how they start sleep than what they eat. They should not be BF to settle into sleep or it will be expected when they ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Cocktail: Yes, you can mix breast milk and formula together if necessary.
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A 4-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Depends on baby: Most 6 mo infants should still be getting main nutrition from milk/formula and 26-34 oz/d is avg. Solids are started slowly with 2 oz servings and gr ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
21 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: You can mix breast milk and formula at any time. This is helpful when trying to wean from breastfeeding before your baby is old enough to have whole m ... Read More
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Dr. Gregg Alexander
32 years experience Pediatrics
Some fast, some slow: Some children transition very easily from breast milk to formula. Others need a little "persuasion." once their used to drinking breast milk from a bo ... Read More
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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Immunoglobulin A, Pro- and prebiotics, and Lactoferrin are the ones of clinical importance, i.e., protection from different infections.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
All try to be: If considering a formula, the primary difference in types is the source of protein, (cow milk vs soy bean) and type of sugar (lactose vs non-lactose). ... Read More

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