Our expert says:
Congratulations on your son's first birthday! Your lad must be doing very well as he weighs 2 kg more than the average for 1-year-olds! Just take care that he does not gain too much weight too fast. Also keep in mind that small children have a very small stomach capacity and that they need to eat small quantities, but more often than adults. At this stage your son still needs about 600 ml of milk a day so I would not reduce his milk intake yet. If he was an allergic baby (is this the reason why he is on Infasoy?), then it may also not be a good idea to change from Infasoy to full cream cow's milk. He may need to use one of the follow-up milk formulas depending on why he used Infasoy in the first place. Phone Nestle Consumer Services at 0860 09 6789 to discuss follow-up milk formulas. Also click on 'Child' at the top of this page and then on 'Nutrition' and read the articles on his age-group to see what and how much he should be eating.
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