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when is the right time to start solids for babies. any signs i should be aware of? my baby girl is 5 and a half months now.

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Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Start of solids: The american academy of pediatrics recommends 6 months. A more flexible schedule is 3-6 months or 13-16 pounds, whichever comes first.
Answered on Apr 8, 2013
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