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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: smallgirl | 2004/03/12

Q.

solid food <br>solid food

My child is 5 months old,I want to give her mabela .Is it the right time or should I wait.Shes going to eat mabela and NAN number 1

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

I am not sure if you are referring to Matabela? We usually advise to give a hypo-allergenic rice based porridge as the first solid. If this goes well you are free to include other porridges as well, if that is waht you would prefer.

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