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Doctors recommend feeding babies solid foods sooner

March 07, 2013

http://www.komonews.com/living/health/Doctors-recommend-feeding-babies-solid-foods-sooner--196051151.html

 

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While the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) previously recommended parents wait until their children are 6 months old before introducing them to solid foods, new research suggests babies may benefit from trying their first foods sooner. Dr. Mollie Grow of Seattle Children’s offers advice.

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