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Solids and General Feeding Issues


Huggies Help Panel - Nutritionist

Hi Everyone, Just to let you know our nutritionist Leanne Cooper, is ready to answer your questi...

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My son is 8 months old and we really struggle to get him to eat any solids. We've tried farex, weetbix, sweet potato, pumpkin, carro...


Advice please!

Hiya. Just wondering if there is anyone else who has experience with 9 month old baby that has no...

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First of all note that every baby is different. The amount that your baby eats can change from day to day. Your baby may also eat mo...


8 month old has started gagging and spewing up solids.

Hi My 8 month old boy has been on solids from 4 1/2 months and doing reasonably well with them. ...

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hi, It seems like a tummy problem so he is not digesting food. It usually happens to children, it is better you visit a doctor and k...


6mth son drinks only 400ml per day

Grr... My DS is 6 mnths, I am lucky if I can get 400-500mls into him each day. His weight is ju...

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Isn't it awful, and so worrying. I can assure you that they will be fine though, my boy is a 3yr old toddler now, full of energ...


Weaning from breast to bottle or sippy cup

Hi all. My boy is 10.5months old. He has never taken to drinking from a bottle. At the moment he ...

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Baby gulping, leaking milk out the side of his mouth and coughing during feeds

Maybe try a slower flow teat. Perhaps have bub's palate checked by doctor.

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Miss 6 months HATES food

Hi all. I have a 6 month old daughter that is exclusively breastfed. She refuses to eat anything....

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Some babies just don’t like starting solids. But it doesn't’t mean they won’t like the food. Feeding now is very different from...


Is my son ready for solids??

Hey Everyone, So I'm super undecided whether my son is ready for solids or not. So his 4 1/...

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Maybe she is beginning to awaken more often at night or eat more often than “usual” and you wonder if introducing solid foods may be...

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Starting Solids

Hi everyone, at what age did you start solids?

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My son started tasting food at 2 months but not priloperly eating meals until 3 months. He now eats anything... absolutely loves food.


What were the first foods you started your little one on?

Tell us what they loved or hated!

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My son was 2 months old when he tried ice cream and watermelon. At 3 months he was having weetbix and puree fruit (apple, pear and b...


textures of solids/solids

Hi all! I was just wondering at what age did your baby start chewing and moving on to chunkier ...

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Making homemade teething rusks?

Hi, I was wondering if anyone made there own teething rusks. I've tried one recipe which was 1...

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125g rice flour 1 mashed banana bake 180 degress 35-40 mins allow to cool can be frozen- helps with teething to cool gums other ...


Struggling with solids

Hi there. I'm struggling with my 12 month old not eating solids very well. When I say solid...

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bottle aversion

hi there-im looking for some help and support. my 16 week old baby has feeding difficulty with bo...

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Hi there just wondering how you're getting along? This story mirrors ours. My DD is now 8 months and our struggle started at 1...


When should solids be introduced?

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