As always, we will have time for any breastfeeding questions, concerns, and successes you'd like to share.
We're looking forward to seeing you at 10:00 am, Tuesday April 24th
Bittersweet Branch Library
602 N Bittersweet Rd,
Mishawaka, IN 46544
Some links about solids:
Why it's best to wait until at least the middle of the first year to begin introducing solids, as seen in the LLL philosophy statement:
"For the healthy, full-term baby, breast milk is the only food necessary until the baby shows signs of needing solids, about the middle of the first year after birth.":
A study on why water should not be given to small babies:
And another on how longer breastfeeding results in increased fruit and vegetable eating by little ones!
On Baby-Led Solids (often called Baby-Led Weaning):
On healthy food choices for babies and children:
On food preferences and growing-up babies, toddlers, and young children:
On how mother's diet may affect baby: