Feeding Kids

Health claims on baby foods

Packaged baby food is a risk for misleading health claims. As a result, persuasive terminology is often over-used to promote a product. So called 'baby' products are not immune. Just like foods marketed at adults, processed foods will state anything on the packet to entice a sleep deprived parent. (Example of packaged food) Here is… Continue reading Health claims on baby foods

Feeding Kids

Introducing solids to baby, when is the right time?

Are you unsure when to start introducing solids to your baby? Do you have an infant that is showing interest in food? When to start feeding baby solids is a common question that I get from parents. The Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy recommends introducing solids to your baby between 4-6 months of age (as… Continue reading Introducing solids to baby, when is the right time?