Whether you're breastfeeding, using formula, or doing both, you want to make sure your baby is getting all of the vitamins and nutrients he needs to grow big and strong. Here you'll learn about baby superfoods, additional supplements you should give your baby, and more.
Because of their tiny tummies, babies don't eat much. That's why it's important to make sure the foods they do eat contain lots of nutrients. Learn how you can make the most of mealtime with your little one with this quick guide to age-appropriate power foods that pack a big nutritional punch.
From the age of 1, solid food will replace much of the milk in your baby's diet. Try introducing a wider variety of foods, presented in an appealing way, and encourage your baby to feed himself.
Weaning your baby is an exciting time for both of you. It's a huge step forward for your baby into whole new world of tastes and textures.
Starting your baby on solids will be a bumpy ride, guaranteed. Here's some of the best advice from experts and moms on how to introduce your child to solid food.
Babies develop rapidly between 7 and 9 months, and your baby will soon be sitting in a high chair. She will be ready for stronger tastes and more challenging textures.
Your baby will probably be much more proficient at chewing, and chopped or mashed food can replace purees. Many babies refuse to be spoon-fed, so finger foods become an important part of the diet.
Try these simple practices to instill a love of veggies in your baby and make the transition to solid foods smoother.
Dr. Alan Greene answers the question, Is it okay for infants to drink water?
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Once your baby can start eating solids, be sure to introduce him to super foods. Learn about the best nutrient-packed options for your munchkin and when to introduce them.
Once your baby hits the four-month mark, she may be ready to start solids. Learn what kinds of food to try and how much she should be eating.
Your baby can start having cow's milk after his first birthday. Learn the right way to serve it to your tot.
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Your child's nutritional needs and eating habits will change drastically as she grows. Use these healthy recipes that grow with your child fom 6 to 18 months.
A new study reveals some smart tricks to make the transition to solid foods smoother.
You may have learned about the importance of iron for women, especially those who are pregnant and breastfeeding, but this key nutrient is just as important for babies as they grow and develop throughout their first year -- and beyond!
Antioxidants, phytonutrients -- the time to start stocking up your baby with protective nutrients is now!
You know your little one needs to eat regularly, but what is considered a normal feeding schedule? Learn how often your newborn should be eating and how much, whether he is breastfed or bottlefed.
The American Academy of Pediatrics says children need twice as much vitamin D as previously recommended. Is your child getting enough?