8 week old baby eating 6 oz bottle every 3-4 hours is it ok to give him rice cereal?

Kit Noel - posted on 10/03/2009 ( 200 moms have responded )

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my son is 8 weeks old and 12 1/2 pounds and eats a 6 ounce bottle every 3-4 hours i was wondering if it is ok to give him rice cereal in the bottle or by spoon?

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Christine - posted on 10/03/2009

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No. An 8 week old baby should not have cereal. Even though rice cereal is a popular first food, it has no nutritional value and will do nothing for your baby. Stick with breastmilk and/or formula as their main source of nutrition for the first year of life. Solids really shouldn't be started until 6 months or later if your little one isn't ready. Developmental signs that your baby is ready for solids:



Baby can sit up well without support.

Baby has lost the tongue-thrust reflex and does not automatically push solids out of his mouth with his tongue.

Baby is ready and willing to chew.

Baby is developing a “pincer” grasp, where he picks up food or other objects between thumb and forefinger. Using the fingers and scraping the food into the palm of the hand (palmar grasp) does not substitute for pincer grasp development.

Baby is eager to participate in mealtime and may try to grab food and put it in his mouth.



When your baby is ready for solids consider avocado, banana or sweet potatoes for some of his first foods. Healthy and nutrient rich foods, rather than rice cereal. If cereal is the route you choose to take, you can make your own brown rice cereal that is better than buying off the shelf.

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o.m.g. give this lady a break she's doing everything she thinks is right for her child,studies,studies,studies theres always studies being done about everything in life,this lady is'nt trying to harm her child and your advice is not helpful when you get pushy on someone,my baby has just started cereal one teaspoon a day because she is still on demand with breastfeeding,And starting on doctors they arn't always right luvy took three doctors to diagnose my baby with pnumonia,took three doctors before diagnosing my eldest of whooping cough when 16 mnths old,observe mate your the mum if your child shows signs of constipation then back-up if not do what you find comfortable to do..

Kerrie - posted on 10/07/2009

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There is no need to give baby rice!!! Your child is NOT ready for solids till at least 6mths!!! Breast or formula are all they need, there are so many different types of milks available for hungrier babies that I'd recomend using one of these instead of going down the food route, my friend decided to give her baby rice at 9 wks(against the advice of others) he know suffers with kidney problems due to them not being ready to cope with solids at such an early age. I know other people say go for it but you need to think is it worth it knowing they arent really ready. x

Emily - posted on 10/08/2009

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honestly,,,my son is 15 months old and extremely advanced for his age...he was taking 8 oz bottles at 2 months old every 2 hours so i introduced rice cereal to him and it was an amazing turn out. of course every baby is going to react differently but for him, it keps him full longer and it didn't slow down his learning or growing or anything for that matter. he is perfectly fine! but continue giving him the formula as well.

La'Quanda - posted on 10/08/2009

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I started my son on rice cereal when he was 2 weeks old with 1 teaspoon 2 make sure he was not allergic then gradually increased it. He started jar food when he was 3 months old and the doctor has no complaints, he is at the top of the charts healthy and strong as an ox and way ahead with motor skills etc.

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Ciearra - posted on 10/08/2009

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hi-

I just had a little girl she is 7weeks old. she was 9lbs 3ozs.. she loves to eat she eats about the same as your son.. so i asked her doctor if it would be okay to give her cereal.. and they told me no just to continue to feed her like i am. =) hope that helps

Alicia - posted on 10/08/2009

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No way. That is an old school practice. They dont need anything but formula or breast milk for the first 6 months. The rice cereal will give them no extra nutrition and at only 8 weeks is probably to hard on their digestive system. When you do start the baby on cereals at 6 months you want to use a spoon and not put it in the bottle. They need to learn how to eat properly. Talk to your pediatrician.

Janie - posted on 10/08/2009

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I say yes it is fine. I have a 7 month old and a 2 year old. When they where born they were both 9lbs each. They were eating every hour to every two hours. When I had told my doctor that the was eating about 40ozs in a day. He told me to start feeding him pablum. The reason for this is he need the calorie count he need more to fill. I have fed my babies this trough a bottle and the are health boy the doctor have never ever been concerned about there health. But in the end it is your decision and if you decide to do this there well always be people telling you should or shouldn't do it. If have any more questions about how I did it just send me a message and I will be happy to help. Also don't let people push you around on how and what is right for a baby. Every child is different. I don't really believe that a child feed pablum before 14 weeks or later, breastfeed or not wil have problems. I was pablum feed from day one I am in healthy condition and physically fit and have ono weight or stomach problems and nor do my boy. In the end it is you baby and your call. do what you think is right. You can message me any time with any questions and I will be happy to help.

Brandi - posted on 10/08/2009

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i have a larger baby, and i have put cereal in her bottles, but not much. just a little bit. i did it with my other daughter too, and both of them were about 7 or 8 weeks when i did it.

Taliah - posted on 10/08/2009

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NO....It's not ok, way too early. That's how often babies that age eat! If you were breastfeeding it would be every hour to two!! Babies are a lot of work they eat often and poop often. He's not ready yet I'm sure your doctor will say the same!

Laura - posted on 10/08/2009

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My dr and health visitor both advised me that a bay's tummy does not develop enough for anything more that milk until 14 weeks. Babies that are fed earlier than this are linked to weight problems later in life. But the decision lies with you - don't feel pressured by anyone else, make the decision that you think is right for you and baby - good luck xx

Rhiannon - posted on 10/08/2009

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yes its fine, just remember he only has a tiny tummy so a little will go a long way. my son was around the same age and on milk for hungrier babies and still wanted more so at around lunch time i would give him only a teaspoon of baby rice and that seemed to settle him alot. if you are sill worried speak to your health prof before you try him on anything x

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Quoting tara:

I would just like to add I know a lot of other moms are giving well-meaning advice but it is 20 years out dated. More recent studies have shown there are in fact potential risks to feeding an infant solids too early yet mothers still knowingly feed at an early age. It doesnt make sense to me. Science doesnt lie ladies and neither does research. Show me ONE recent study that says its okay to give your child solids BEFORE 6 months of age.









recent studies are done by doctors and scientists, and yes...they have been wrong many times. none of mine had or have any food allergies, and one of mine, i started giving cereal at 6 days because he could not be satisfied












I find this to be very bothersome. You gave your 6 day old infant cereal?? I'm sorry but that is ridiculous. There is absolutely no legitimate medical reason to give a 6 day old any kind of solid food. And if you got that advice from a doctor, you need to find a new doctor asap.









yes, 6 days...ridiculous..no. and a doctor didn't tell me to...i tried it on him because he was taking 4 oz ever hour and a half, so i put a little in his bottle to thicken it up a little. He is perfectly healthy, I knew to watch for reactions, and the only one i got was that he was finally able to feel full. Now at 6 years old he eats like a grown man, and is skinny as a rail.... CONTINUE TO BE BOTHERED





 

Rose-Amber - posted on 10/08/2009

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Enfamil has a formula that I give my daughter that is better than adding the rice cereal to the formula. It is in a pinkish-red can and named A.R. Lipil. It has worked wonderfully with her. I have also been giving her 4oz of juice most days because of it being a thicker formula to help keep her from getting constipated. Apple-prune seems to work best with that for my child.

Ebony - posted on 10/08/2009

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you must always ak your doctor first if you dont know but i have two girls they are now one but they are alive this is how i fed my kids because they ate alot at the hospital and coming home from the hospital one ceraland milk(mornining)milkorj iuce(1/2 water)

(lunch)milkceral4oz and juice with water 4oz(dinner) but ask your doctor because evry bay is different

Ebony - posted on 10/08/2009

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ask your doctor first if hes uses the restroom okay yes if not its still okay mix a little k syrup with his bottle and ceral

Fanelle - posted on 10/08/2009

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rice cereal will help keep him full longer. you can guve it to him nothing wrong with it. i didnt start giving my oldest anything other then formula till he was 9 months. my youngest has a reflux problem when he was born. he couldnt keep anything down and i had to give him rice cereal in his bottles. but it really up to you. if you wanna give it to him give it to him. my mom kept after me with both of mine to feed them table food. like mashed potatoes and smashed up peas or smashed up french fries. my mom was giving me and my little sister that stuff when we were 2 months old so it is up to you when you start feeding him rice cereal or even table food.

Jennifer - posted on 10/08/2009

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Quoting kiley:



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Quoting Mellody:





Quoting Tiffany:

i am in awe at how many people thik its ok to give a baby whos digestive system is not matured yet anything other than breastmilk or formula.
JUICE??? EXTRA WATER??? all these things are terribly unhealthy for infants










Extra water is not "terribly unhealthy" for your baby. Up to 60 percent of the human body is water, the brain is composed of 70 percent water, and the lungs are nearly 90 percent water. About 83 percent of our blood is water, which helps digest our food, transport waste, and control body temperature. Each day humans must replace 2.4 litres of water, some through drinking and the rest taken by the body from the foods eaten. Obviously your baby doesnt need to consume 2.4 litres of water  But keeping water in their system is important. Water from formula and breast milk isnt always enough. Giving your baby a few oz. of water a day is good for them.It will keep them hydrated. Especially on hot days!!.













Actually giving water to an infant under 6 months of age is quite risky. they dont need it. They get enough from breastmilk OR formula. Giving your baby TOO much water can cause them to "fill up" more depriving them of those essential nutrients for healthy growth and development. Too much water can also stop your baby from absorbing the nutrients it needs from milk which can lead to an imbalance of electrolytes.  If your baby is breastfed there is absolutely no reason to give your baby water even in hot conditions although you may want to up your water intake. Formula is over 80% water so again there is no need to give any extra water. It is possible to give a baby too much water. Its called water intoxication, look it up.






 






 









i actually give my 3 month old prune juic and apple juice, his pediatrican recommened it, and that was to get him to poop! its ok to give ur child what u think might help!i mean there were moms way before there were pediatrcians!!!





too muhc water can lead to seizures. and my doctor told me to give my son fruits and veggies at 3 months....so i got a new one because i knew that was wrong. just because a doctor says something doesn't always make it right. like i said before the world health organization says you should only give babies breastmilk or formula, hopefully breastmilk, for the first 6 months. as for getting a baby to poop i think that it would have been wiser for your doctor to tell you to drink the prune juice and pass it to your baby via breastmilk.

Jennifer - posted on 10/08/2009

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the world health organization states babies should only have formula or breastmilk, preferably breastmilk, for the first six months. also putting rice cereal in bottles isn't good for babies. they need to learn to eat from spoons and not a bottle. feeding your baby solids too soon cause cause allergies especially if she or he is formula fed. your baby doesn't have the digestive enzymes to handle that yet. this can also lead to obesity later in life and diabetes.

Brittany - posted on 10/08/2009

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I would be in tears, because i could not get my baby to sleep. If she was awake she was screaming. I found later she had acid reflux and colic, so the pediatrician said to go ahead and give cereal in between feedings. Thank god i did or we would still have issues. I know if I open a parenting book from a few years ago I will see recommendations that are not good at all like sleeping on the stomach, but science is evolving constantly. What may be "the thing to do" now may not be tomorrow. when it comes down to it and you have a little baby screaming to the point of losing consciousness your really willing to try the tricks, they do work! No matter what science is saying now it's a mothers instinct on whats right. For weeks I knew something was wrong with Jada but was shoved out doors and told it's just colic it will eventually go away. If you want to give your child cereal than do it, you will be gladof your decision.

Brittany - posted on 10/08/2009

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an option i was also told about was switching formula to emfimil ar (added rice) its just a thicker formula, but again ask ur dr before tryin it

Tara - posted on 10/08/2009

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Quoting Rachel:



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Quoting tara:

I would just like to add I know a lot of other moms are giving well-meaning advice but it is 20 years out dated. More recent studies have shown there are in fact potential risks to feeding an infant solids too early yet mothers still knowingly feed at an early age. It doesnt make sense to me. Science doesnt lie ladies and neither does research. Show me ONE recent study that says its okay to give your child solids BEFORE 6 months of age.









recent studies are done by doctors and scientists, and yes...they have been wrong many times. none of mine had or have any food allergies, and one of mine, i started giving cereal at 6 days because he could not be satisfied












I find this to be very bothersome. You gave your 6 day old infant cereal?? I'm sorry but that is ridiculous. There is absolutely no legitimate medical reason to give a 6 day old any kind of solid food. And if you got that advice from a doctor, you need to find a new doctor asap.







I dont and wont give my babies rice cereal  before 4 months ,But a friend of mine had been advied by her doctor to put rice cereal in there bottle because of reflux so it makes the formula thicker and they keep it down ,I dont think a doctor would advise this if it wasnt safe ,But there are formulas that fill babies ,I have twins and our son is a guts and is on SMA its a filling formula and he is doing fantasic on it ! He still may eat every 3 hrs but i notice this is around the time they hit there growth spurts ,There is also a formula called Novalac it had a formula for hungry babies as well ,I personally would advise this over the cereal in the bottle ,Please before you try this ask your doctor first ,He may say its fine or he may say other wise i wouldnt go on advice on here as you can see each mother has a different veiw on things ,Good luck ! Oh and your son is doing great thats totally normal !


I find it so odd doctors advise this for babies with reflux? My doctor told me to try gavascon if it got really bad and I couldnt handle it. I opted for special formula. It works great. I too would suggest that for any baby with reflux. But not for babies who are just hungry. Whats the big huff with letting a baby eat at whim? If your doctor is concerned they will put your baby on a diet. My cousin was put on one before she was a year old.

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Quoting Ali:
I dont and wont give my babies rice cereal  before 4 months ,But a friend of mine had been advied by her doctor to put rice cereal in there bottle because of reflux so it makes the formula thicker and they keep it down ,I dont think a doctor would advise this if it wasnt safe ,But there are formulas that fill babies ,I have twins and our son is a guts and is on SMA its a filling formula and he is doing fantasic on it ! He still may eat every 3 hrs but i notice this is around the time they hit there growth spurts ,There is also a formula called Novalac it had a formula for hungry babies as well ,I personally would advise this over the cereal in the bottle ,Please before you try this ask your doctor first ,He may say its fine or he may say other wise i wouldnt go on advice on here as you can see each mother has a different veiw on things ,Good luck ! Oh and your son is doing great thats totally normal !



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Quoting tara:

I would just like to add I know a lot of other moms are giving well-meaning advice but it is 20 years out dated. More recent studies have shown there are in fact potential risks to feeding an infant solids too early yet mothers still knowingly feed at an early age. It doesnt make sense to me. Science doesnt lie ladies and neither does research. Show me ONE recent study that says its okay to give your child solids BEFORE 6 months of age.







recent studies are done by doctors and scientists, and yes...they have been wrong many times. none of mine had or have any food allergies, and one of mine, i started giving cereal at 6 days because he could not be satisfied









I find this to be very bothersome. You gave your 6 day old infant cereal?? I'm sorry but that is ridiculous. There is absolutely no legitimate medical reason to give a 6 day old any kind of solid food. And if you got that advice from a doctor, you need to find a new doctor asap.





 

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Quoting Ali:
I dont and wont give my babies rice cereal  before 4 months ,But a friend of mine had been advied by her doctor to put rice cereal in there bottle because of reflux so it makes the formula thicker and they keep it down ,I dont think a doctor would advise this if it wasnt safe ,But there are formulas that fill babies ,I have twins and our son is a guts and is on SMA its a filling formula and he is doing fantasic on it ! He still may eat every 3 hrs but i notice this is around the time they hit there growth spurts ,There is also a formula called Novalac it had a formula for hungry babies as well ,I personally would advise this over the cereal in the bottle ,Please before you try this ask your doctor first ,He may say its fine or he may say other wise i wouldnt go on advice on here as you can see each mother has a different veiw on things ,Good luck ! Oh and your son is doing great thats totally normal !



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Quoting tara:

I would just like to add I know a lot of other moms are giving well-meaning advice but it is 20 years out dated. More recent studies have shown there are in fact potential risks to feeding an infant solids too early yet mothers still knowingly feed at an early age. It doesnt make sense to me. Science doesnt lie ladies and neither does research. Show me ONE recent study that says its okay to give your child solids BEFORE 6 months of age.







recent studies are done by doctors and scientists, and yes...they have been wrong many times. none of mine had or have any food allergies, and one of mine, i started giving cereal at 6 days because he could not be satisfied









I find this to be very bothersome. You gave your 6 day old infant cereal?? I'm sorry but that is ridiculous. There is absolutely no legitimate medical reason to give a 6 day old any kind of solid food. And if you got that advice from a doctor, you need to find a new doctor asap.





 

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Quoting Tabatha:



Quoting Evelyn:

Science= excuse for none christians!! SCience also says that we evolved from a monkey!!
Oh wonder science!!






You need to do a little research before you make posts that display your ignorace.  Science doesn't say we came from Monkeys, one THEORY suggests that.  Science is not for non christians.  There is plenty of science that opens children up to how God's creation works.  But let me guess, your children go to a public school and you set around and complain about what they are teaching instead of taking it upon yourself to homeschool your children on a christian based science program.  It is people like you that make christians look like hypocritical idiots.






well said.



 



ha.. monkeys! i know i never came from one....

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Quoting alicia:

totally, i gave my son cereal. just watch for his reactions...i actually had to switch my son to oatmeal when he was young rice cereal made him constipated... but its totally fine. even if doctors tell you not to...just gauge your bottle nipple a little bit so the thicker liquid can come out easier.





?? Wow. The rice cereal constipated him because his under developed digestive system couldnt handle it...Good doctors will tell you not to because of the many risks. And Guage a hole? So the baby can choke? You do realise this is the main reason why not to put rice cereal in a bottle? I know youre trying to give well-meaning advice but this is horrible advice.






i agree, horrible advice. poor babies.



always ask a good doctor first.



only breast milk or formula until 6 mths. and yes babies drink alot espesially if its breast. part of being a mum

Brittany - posted on 10/08/2009

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i was just told last week its not okay to give a baby under 6 months old rice ceral because they have found that it can increase the risk of SIDS, due to the child spitting up and it being thick and choking them while sleeping. Then i went to another pediatrician and they told me to give it to my daughter in her bottle to decrease her vomiting but i refuse to do it! I am not taking that chance but like every baby is different so do what you are comfortable with!

Pia - posted on 10/08/2009

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Research says not to feed your child solids before 6 months. Just because someone else's children are fine with it, does not mean yours will be.

Ultimately the decision IS yours, however research first and be aware of just what it could do to your child beforehand.



Another thing, babies at that age don't necessarily wake up during the night because they are hungry. Infants sleep cycles are only about 20-40 minutes long, and if they wake during their light sleep stage they do not have the skills to settle themselves back to sleep, and this is often why they cry at night.

Lindsay - posted on 10/07/2009

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I started giving my son cereal at 2 weeks old. I know the doctor probably would have had a heart attack if she knew, but, Jordan was drinking an 8 ounce bottle every 2 hours. The cereal calmed him down to almost but not quite 4 hours.

Tara - posted on 10/07/2009

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Quoting laura:

like i said in private message, you're so not worth good luck to you and your children i will actually pray for you


Why? Because I'm informed and like to know whats really healthy for my child or not? Because my parenting differs from yours? Seriously just stop. Im done replying to you.

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like i said in private message, you're so not worth good luck to you and your children i will actually pray for you

Tara - posted on 10/07/2009

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tara, why are you on here?? is it to just give moms crap?? people are on here to get advice not to be judged by they're question and / or responses, give it a rest.. just b/c its "scientific studies" doesnt mean its the absolute truth... you're making people not want to add to threads that you're a part of.. good job


Awww its another one of my crazy followers..Im not the only one who has stated the facts in here so why are you targeting just me? Im not giving any moms crap I stated what I know. I think you should give it a rest and stop harassing me. Please, its a bit creepy.

Stephanie - posted on 10/07/2009

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You could try giving it to him and see how he takes to it. Just mix it really runny at first. We gave our daughter rice cereal around 5 weeks to help her sleep better through the night, and for her it actually worked. For some babies it won't make any difference. She's now 8.5 months old and more than fine. She's perfectly healthy and right where she should be. Some babies need solids before others. The **recommended** age (in Canada) that I have read is between 4-6 months...but when it comes down to it all, a mother knows what's best for her child. Good luck :)

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kit, i would first try to up the ounces to 8, both my boys were good eaters.. i put a lil cereal in their bottles at about 3 mos, it also helped them sleep better

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tara, why are you on here?? is it to just give moms crap?? people are on here to get advice not to be judged by they're question and / or responses, give it a rest.. just b/c its "scientific studies" doesnt mean its the absolute truth... you're making people not want to add to threads that you're a part of.. good job

Mara - posted on 10/07/2009

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yes!! Ive had my 6month old daughter on cereal in her milk since she was 5 weeks old it will fill there belly better for longer. I use the rice first 1tblspoon per 2oz of milk. She`s on oatmeal ceareal now and doesnt even want the rice anymore! yes the doctor did give the go ahead when she was that young!

Tabatha - posted on 10/07/2009

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Quoting Evelyn:

Science= excuse for none christians!! SCience also says that we evolved from a monkey!!
Oh wonder science!!



You need to do a little research before you make posts that display your ignorace.  Science doesn't say we came from Monkeys, one THEORY suggests that.  Science is not for non christians.  There is plenty of science that opens children up to how God's creation works.  But let me guess, your children go to a public school and you set around and complain about what they are teaching instead of taking it upon yourself to homeschool your children on a christian based science program.  It is people like you that make christians look like hypocritical idiots.

Heather - posted on 10/07/2009

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Why are you wanting to give him rice cereal? Our parents were told to give rice cereal in the bottle but now a days it isnt reccommended.

Fauve - posted on 10/07/2009

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No. I wouldn't give him rice cereal just yet. He just be just getting the formula you are giving him. I only started giving my daughter rice cereal at 3 1/2 months. My doctor told me it was fine to go ahead and start giving it to her because she was waking up through the night and wanting a bottle every 1 1/2 to 2 hours. I would wait a little longer, at least until he can hold his head up or you find he is REALLY not satisfied with the formula.

Brittany - posted on 10/07/2009

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the rate has always been the same Some moms go by the book 100% and others have children who decide for them selves what they want. Pediatricians don't say it is horrible or even bad it's just "not recommended" Ironic how many really healthy babies started solids early hmmm?

Brittany - posted on 10/07/2009

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One thing I have learned so far is no matter what advice i have been given on this subject its the mothers decision and it will not hurt him. Jada was given rice cereal by six weeks and is a happy healthy chunk. The only thing i know from pediatricians is not to put it in bottles, just spoon feed because the chunks can choke them.

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My first child a girl was rolling over at 3 months and crawling at 4.. what was i supposed to do? continue only feeding her milk even though she was obviously advanced and needed extra suppliment?? She is 3 now and healthy as anything with no side effects of early feeding. So i say do what your gut instinct is telling you, you and your child are different to any othwer case that has been mentioned on here! and to all those health "experts" Why cant we do what we think is right for our children???

Siobhan - posted on 10/07/2009

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i fed my son solids from 4 weeks and he never had any problems and he is now 5 years old and has never had any health problems. even against the doctors and health visitors wishes i still fed him at the end of the day you know what ur child wants

Jennifer - posted on 10/07/2009

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giving him cereal is ok but start small or just up the him to 8 oz and see if that helps. If you go with the cereal use a spoon to feed him

Rochell - posted on 10/07/2009

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I would defintely ask your pediatrician before doing anything of the sort. 8 week old babies are meant to have solely milk. Childhood diabetes is becoming a concern at an alarming rate and they are atrributing it to feeding children food too young.

Rochell - posted on 10/07/2009

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I would defintely ask your pediatrician before doing anything of the sort. 8 week old babies are meant to have solely milk. Childhood diabetes is becoming a concern at an alarming rate and they are atrributing it to feeding children food too young.

Gemma - posted on 10/07/2009

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Quoting Brandi:

Yes, it is ok. Do 2 tablespoons per oz of formula. It will back her up a little, so introduce her to juice, but dilute a bit. Water should keep her regular as well. :)


You should not be giving out wrong information A baby under 17 weeks should never be given any form of solids. Their diegestion system is not ready 4 it. 8 weeks is far to young. Also juice should not b given 2 a baby under 6 months. Your information is way way off.

Heather - posted on 10/07/2009

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No he should not have rice cereal till he is at least till they are 4-6 months. i started at 3 months but my doc told me to cause my little girl had a problem keeping things down.so again no i would not if i was u. he is not used to it and cause not go to good

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Rice cereal in bottles is a choking hazard. People claim that it fills their babies up more and they go longer periods without needing a bottle, but that's a myth (or, at least, it certainly isn't true for every kid). Open gut is a problem, too - don't feed anything before 6 months other than BM or formula to prevent allergies.

Desiree - posted on 10/07/2009

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I had to put a small amount in my sons bottle starting at 3 weeks as he had projectile spit up. He had no problems with it and has no allergies to food or anything else now either. We just put about a TBL spoon in though not a whole lot and he was a very happy

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