starting solids

Dietary intake differs in infants who follow baby-led weaning
Dietary intake differs in infants who follow baby-led weaning (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

University of Otago researchers have undertaken the first-ever study looking at what infants eat when they follow baby-led weaning and found that they have a lot of healthy eating habits, but also some less healthy ones. Study co-author and co-Principal ... Read More »

Great result for Infant Feeding Guidelines consensus
Great result for Infant Feeding Guidelines consensus (2 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5)

The Centre for Food & Allergy Research (CFAR) Australian Infant Feeding Guidelines Summit was hosted by Murdoch Childrens Research Institute (MCRI) on Friday 13th May 2016. The Australasian Society for Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) Guidelines provide advice and recommendations relevant ... Read More »

Another breastfeeding benefit: preparing baby’s belly for solid food
Another breastfeeding benefit: preparing baby’s belly for solid food (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

The moment of birth marks the beginning of a beautiful, lifelong relationship between a baby and the billions of microbes that will soon colonise his or her gastrointestinal tract. In a study published today in Frontiers in Cellular and Infection ... Read More »

Introducing solid foods while continuing to breastfeed could prevent child allergies
Introducing solid foods while continuing to breastfeed could prevent child allergies (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Introducing solid food with breast milk after the 17th week of birth could reduce food allergies in babies, according to University of Southampton research. The research, led by Dr Kate Grimshaw, dietitian and senior research fellow at the University, say ... Read More »

Introducing solids after 6 months disadvantages
Introducing solids after 6 months disadvantages (6 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

It may be hard to imagine that the little mouth that’s been suckling your breasts for the past six months is already ready to eat from a spoon. Whether the realisation that baby’s just about ready for a spoon is ... Read More »

 
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