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When Can Babies Eat Solid Foods ?

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Asked by jafar, 16 Mar '13 12:36 am
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Semisolid at age of around six months
Answered by tanuja, 17 Mar '13 09:12 pm

 
  
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Day one
Answered by gisma, 16 Mar '13 12:42 am

 
  
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After six months
Answered by Quest, 16 Mar '13 01:44 pm

 
  
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6 months old
Answered by aflatoon, 16 Mar '13 09:22 am

 
  
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Sixth month onwards
Answered by iqbal seth, 16 Mar '13 06:57 am

 
  
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After 6-7 months
Answered by vedprakash sharma, 16 Mar '13 01:56 am

 
  
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From sixth month, they must be given small amount of dal chawal, banana, orange etc.
Answered by Om Shrivastava, 16 Mar '13 12:42 am

 
  
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Babies are born with natural reflexes that help them to nurse, and during the first few months of life, breast milk or formula is all that is needed to provide babies with adequate nutrition. Prior to about four to six months of age, babies cannot control their reflexes well enough to eat solid foods. Somewhere between four and six months of age, most babies will be able to control their reflexes enough to eat solids.

Solid foods, such as infant cereal and baby food, are the first real foods a baby will eat. Most experts recommend starting such foods when the baby is able to adequately control his or her head movements and tongue reflexes. While this developmental milestone will occur at different times for different babies, it usually occurs between four to six months of age. The first solid foods introduced to babies should be easily digestible, such as rice cereal, and the consistency should be thin enough for baby to swallow easily.

Starting solid foods too soon can result in ...more
Answered by Rocking Raaj, 16 Mar '13 12:40 am

 
  
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When their teeths are grown
Answered by shrinidhi, 27 Aug '13 10:16 pm

 
  
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From sixth month onwards, babies need to be fed with solids and semi-solids....!
Answered by Dil Se, 18 Mar '13 01:21 pm

 
  
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