3 doctors weighed in:
I'm having trouble getting my 9-month-old to drink from a sippy cup. Any helpful ideas?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Use cup for best stf
To draw a kid to a new behavior, they need to find it rewarding.
Putting the stuff the kid likes to drink in the sippy cup & limiting the other to water will often do the trick.You might wait a bit longer to enforce the change. I do so at a year.

In brief: Use cup for best stf
To draw a kid to a new behavior, they need to find it rewarding.
Putting the stuff the kid likes to drink in the sippy cup & limiting the other to water will often do the trick.You might wait a bit longer to enforce the change. I do so at a year.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Shontae Buffington
Board Certified, Pediatrics
13 years in practice
833K people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors