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Can I give my 4 month old mashed avocado opposed to rice cereal as her first food ?
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Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: First food
Nope.

In brief: First food
Nope.
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Dr. Gregory Fehr
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
In brief: Be cautious
I had one kid hospitalized for dehydration 3 times over 2 months when her body reacted at the start of foods.
Mom quit work, went back to total breast feeding and didn't do solids until 10 mo.Most never do, but I wait until 6 mo when they are less frail and use a low complexity food like rice cereal to start.

In brief: Be cautious
I had one kid hospitalized for dehydration 3 times over 2 months when her body reacted at the start of foods.
Mom quit work, went back to total breast feeding and didn't do solids until 10 mo.Most never do, but I wait until 6 mo when they are less frail and use a low complexity food like rice cereal to start.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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