Archive for February, 2014

Feb 24 2014

Is your child Overweight?

Published by under children,Health,Weight Control

Most of us think we can recognize when a child  is overweight. But can we? As parents we are not objective about our children, and we bring our fears and experience to every situation, which colors our perception: for example, a mother with a history of weight problems may interpret her son’s natural chubbiness as obesity. [...]

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Feb 03 2014

How Will I know My Baby Is Ready for food?

Published by under children

Breast milk and formula can meet baby’s nutrient needs through six months of age,  but many babies are developmentally ready earlier and ready to start foods at 4 to 6 months of age. It will be important for your baby to move to solid foods to meet his needs for nutrients such as: iron, zinc [...]

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