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Posted by: KN | 2007/03/13

Q.

Fresh milk-toddlers

How much cows/fresh milk should I give my baby in a day. She is 20 months old.At the moment I am only giving her cereals with cows milk.Can I replace 1/2 of her milk bottles with cows milk?She is currently on Nido1.Thanks for your help.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

She will be on a full normal diet at her age, so milk is no longer her only food by any means. You can certainly give her fullcream milk now. Her total fluid intake [all kinds of fluids, including milk] per day should be around 100ml for every kilo she weighs.

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