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Lovemypeanutgirl Fri 18-Oct-19 11:13:21

My daughter is 18 weeks old and has suddenly decided she only wants to drink half of her usual 5oz. Should I try to give her some baby food? Baby porridge?

mynameisMrG Fri 18-Oct-19 11:14:59

Have you spoken to your health visitor? They will be able to advise based on her weight and growth etc

babycatcher411 Fri 18-Oct-19 11:17:28

Please don’t give food yet, their bodies are not ready to handle it yet. The guideline is 6 months to allow their gut to develop properly.
I would consult a health care professional.
How long has it been going on for? Is she suffering from a cold at all?

Lovemypeanutgirl Fri 18-Oct-19 11:20:32

She's absolutely fine. She's not been doing it long at all. Maybe just being a monster

Lovemypeanutgirl Fri 18-Oct-19 11:22:05

She has been going through abit of a change over the past week or so. I'll speak to health visitor

mynameisMrG Fri 18-Oct-19 11:56:13

Mine went off food when teething or under the weather. But yes speak to the professionals before making any big changes.

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