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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I carry on breast feeding /bottle feeding while weaning?
Yes, for as long as you wish

When should I stop breast feeding?
Weaning does not mean you have to stop breast feeding. Some women breastfeed for over 2 years. Breastfeed for as long as you and your baby wish.

When should I stop using formula feeds?
By one year of age you can introduce cow's milk into the diet.

How do I introduce other fluids?
Do it gradually.

How do I know when my baby is ready for weaning?
Every baby is different but there are some signs that your baby
is ready to move on to solid foods which can include:

  • Staying in a sitting position and holding head steady
  • Reaching out and grabbing things accurately; for example, looking at food, picking it up and putting it in their mouth

 

 

 

19 February 2018

Babies Are Eating Solid Foods Too Soon & It Could Affect Their Health
Breastmilk and formula provide infants with necessary nutrients that they can miss out on ...
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12 February 2018

What You Should Know About Breastfeeding for the First Time
When will you try, what will it feel like, will it be hard? You want to get breastfeedi...
...read more
 
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