Your baby may be on the move, crawling, or getting ready to take some first steps. His diet is on the move too, changing in so many ways. Take the following interactive quiz to test your nutrition knowledge on feeding your 8-12 month old.
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Nutrition programMake every bite count for baby’s healthy growth and development
Starting your little on solid foods is quite a milestone! Since his tummy is so small, and breastmilk is the main source of his nutrition, at 6 months of age he will only be taking small tastes of foods.
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ArticleThe way young children are fed may be as important as the food offered
Infants and young toddlers can naturally regulate their energy intake. The way they are fed is an important experience that can influence their intake and food choices later in life.
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ArticleBaby's Development: Months 10-12
“Come on, make Mama (or daddy, of course) proud.” This has likely already crossed your baby’s mind without you even saying it. His desire to please you is strengthening along with your bond. Click here to learn more on your 10 – 12 months old baby development
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Nutrition programYour guide to starting solids
Congratulations on reaching this exciting milestone and have fun feeding your baby his first foods. Starting solid foods is a new and exciting step in your baby’s eating development, but it often comes with many questions.
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ArticleBaby Teething: Signs and Relief
Teething begins at different times for different babies. Most babies start by 6 months. The first tooth usually appears in the middle of the lower jaw, known as the bottom front teeth. Click here to learn more signs and ways to relief
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ArticleBaby food allergies Vs intolerances—things to consider
Baby allergies and intolerances can develop at any time. An allergy is our immune system’s reaction to a substance it thinks is harmful. The severity of the reaction can vary greatly from person to person and can increase or decrease over time. A food intolerance may cause less severe reactions but can be harder to diagnose. Here are some tips on spotting the signs of allergies in babies versus the signs of intolerances in babies, as well as other things to consider.
ArticleEmotional Roller Coaster
After all the excitement of planning for the baby picking names, choosing little outfits and packing all the essentials for delivery, most new parents are caught completely off guard by the harsh reality of the full parenting experience. Checklists may cover what supplies to buy and how to baby proof the home, but they don’t tell you how to deal with your feelings or exhaustion when the baby won’t settle or sleep.
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ArticleLoneliness in a hyperconnected World
Bringing a child into the world can foster a deep sense of collaboration between the expecting parents, but once the baby arrives, the realities of caring for the child and financially supporting the family become the new priorities.
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