Tag: baby


Making a Smooth Transition to Solid Foods

Introducing semi-solid and solid foods to your infant can be a confusing and complex process. Typically, infants should start on solid foods at around 6 months, although it depends on the individual baby’s developmental readiness. For help making your baby’s transition to solid foods a smooth one, check out the […]


Guidelines for Starting Your Infant on Solid Foods

Breast milk or iron-fortified formula is all that is usually needed for healthy growth and development in your baby, but most experts suggest adding solid foods to your infant’s diet around 6 months of age. Before feeding your baby solid foods, make sure he/she is able to: Swallow semi-solid foods […]


Breastfeeding Challenges

Breastfeeding is a rewarding experience that can improve the health of both mother and baby. Although breastfeeding is one of the healthiest options for feeding a baby, many mothers run into challenges that make it difficult to breastfeed. Here are some common challenges experienced by breastfeeding mothers and suggestions for […]