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What milk does my baby have after 12 months old?

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Katieemilyxo Wed 27-Jul-16 16:38:03

Im so confused theres 1-3,years formulae some people tell me fullfat milk then others say he needs vitamins to any help,sad got no health vistor at the moment

wobblywonderwoman Wed 27-Jul-16 16:39:05

Normal milk is totally fine - the others are a marketing ploy

wobblywonderwoman Wed 27-Jul-16 16:40:41

Sorry - vitamins - you could get some but if they are having their normal meals abd in good health you wont need to. I actually put both of mine onto semi skimmed but they have quite a lot of milk

OhHolyFuck Wed 27-Jul-16 16:41:10

Normal full fat cows is great, assuming no allergies
He'll get everything else he needs from food, doesn't need formula

LuckySantangelo1 Wed 27-Jul-16 16:41:55

The official advice is full fat cows milk plus vitamin D supplement.

LaContessaDiPlump Wed 27-Jul-16 16:43:26

Official advice is to switch from human breastmilk (or human breastmilk substitute) to cow breastmilk. Because that obviously makes sense hmm

LaContessaDiPlump Wed 27-Jul-16 16:44:01

Sorry op, being facetious there. Other posters are right about the official advice.

n0ne Wed 27-Jul-16 16:45:29

Full fat normal cow or goat milk

Katieemilyxo Wed 27-Jul-16 18:50:21

Thank you does he need vitamins everyone tells me different is it just vitamin d he needs?

planeymcplaneface Wed 27-Jul-16 18:52:51

My ds was 1 last month and he will not take to cows milk at all as a drink, he takes it in cereal but thats it. I got advised to put him on the 1-2 formula as he wasnt taking cows milk. I dont know if its the taste of it he doesnt like

paddypants13 Wed 27-Jul-16 19:09:01

My HV said full fat cows' milk and a vit d supplement. I still give my ds follow on formula though because he prefers it.

calamityjam Wed 27-Jul-16 19:12:20

Normal full fat cows milk in a cup not a bottle if possible because of the concentration of sugars on new teeth

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