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Is my 10 month old too young to eat eggs?

He seems bored with his normal food so I want to try something new.

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Asked by AmandaLegend at 11:42 AM on Jul. 19, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I think my kids had tried them at that age. They didn't eat a ton of it but had a few bites and they loved them...still do!

    Answer by ReneeK3 at 11:46 AM on Jul. 19, 2008

  • i think it's ok to give scrambled eggs. i've heard to only do the yolks cos the whites are one of those high-allergy foods, but i'm not too sure.

    Answer by MaMaLaLa369 at 11:56 AM on Jul. 19, 2008

  • you can give the yolks, but no egg whites

    Answer by trentntats at 11:59 AM on Jul. 19, 2008

  • ok thanks!

    Answer by AmandaLegend at 12:01 PM on Jul. 19, 2008

  • I will wait till at least 1. Child who under ages of 12 month develops food allergy fairly easy than older child. You can give him some plain white bread( wheat is high risk food too, so white bread)banana, plain chicken etc... Seafood, eggs, nuts are too risky to try.

    Answer by yoshiki56 at 6:19 PM on Jul. 19, 2008

  • if u tell ur 1o month old to chew or u cut them up really small and they are eating table foods then go ahead, just make sure they dont choke on it!!!! Good luck!!!

    Answer by Ms.Beth1214 at 6:23 PM on Jul. 19, 2008

  • Sure, just small amounts.

    Answer by kwazylisa at 6:41 PM on Jul. 19, 2008

  • I avioded "high allergy foods" with my son until he was a year old.....nuts, chocolate, eggs, strawberries...are all high allergy...there is a bigger list..just google it.

    Answer by ajjc775 at 9:37 AM on Jul. 20, 2008

  • I fed all my little one cheesy scrambled eggs by 10 months, but ask your PED and see.

    Answer by rosetoes at 3:20 PM on Jul. 21, 2008

  • i also avoided the main high allergy foods. Nuts, strawberries, milk, and eggs............ Btter safe than sorry, I would hate to see a 10 month old have a serious allergic reaction. yikes

    Answer by JDmommyJD at 12:45 AM on Sep. 16, 2008

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