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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Larne | 2006/11/14

Q.

Solids

Hi! My daughter is 8 weeks old. I am breastfeedding her. WHen can I start with porridge? When can I give her water? Soon I must go back to work ... what formulae should I put her on? She weighs 4.8kg

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Do not start solids until she is 4 months old. She does not need water yet. Use a formula such as NAN or S26

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