Types pediatrician Eugene Komorowski has published an interesting viewer email. The father of a three month old boy, asked what is possible to Supplement the child and whether to give porridge at that age.
“I bet my wife that our three-month-old son sucks mother’s milk. He grabs it, says the wife. But I see the opposite — he wants the breast every hour and a half and not sleeping well day or night, thank God, asleep. I propose to try to give semolina a liquid, but the wife does not agree,” – said in the letter.
Komorowski has tried to explain why the idea of my husband to finish feeding liquid semolina kid to put it mildly bad.
According to the doctor, if the child breast milk, you can use one simple method and it is called Libra. If regular weighing you see that the baby is gaining weight, it shows his great appetite and milk it is enough for normal development.
“To determine how much the child eats, you can still this way. It’s called “Control feeding”. You weigh the child, then the wife feeds it, you weigh it again and determine how much he ate per feeding. Such measurements it is better to make several, to calculate the average” sasnovich specialist.
“And finally, the last. In fact I therefore answer your letter it me very hooked. Imagine what your wife will say: “I somehow think that our car doesn’t have enough oil. Let me give you oil, you engine will flood?”. What would you say? I might say that, well, if nothing else in the engine do not understand, do not bother with the advice,” – said Komorowski.
According to Komarovsky, children in the 21st century are not fed semolina. Many countries even in the 20th century abandoned the monkey, such as eating for kids is a lot of trouble.
“If your child really is not enough milk, there are quality formulas, which are used for supplementary feeding. So once again I ask you: learn, because all disputes end when both of you have adequate information,” – said Komorowski.
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