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my dd is 11 1/2 months, how do i do the transition to milk? im new at this-

thanks!

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youngandafraid

Asked by youngandafraid at 8:46 PM on Jun. 21, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • i would start by adding it into her bottle, 2 oz at a time- up the mixture every 2 or 3 days and within the week she should be on full milk! Congrats on the money you'll be saving!
    emaree

    Answer by emaree at 8:55 PM on Jun. 21, 2009

  • You don't need to. Dairy's pretty bad for kids and people in general. It's only plus is calcium which you can get from plenty of other foods.
    jus1jess

    Answer by jus1jess at 9:21 PM on Jun. 21, 2009

  • I agree with emaree.
    jkt747

    Answer by jkt747 at 9:23 PM on Jun. 21, 2009

  • Slow transition is best, like "emaree" said. Watch for things like constipation. If you suspect constipation you can give apple juice to see if it helps, works for my daughter.
    babygoose78

    Answer by babygoose78 at 9:29 PM on Jun. 21, 2009

  • I agree with emaree
    raurismomma07

    Answer by raurismomma07 at 9:47 PM on Jun. 21, 2009

  • I just started adding milk to dds bottle. 2oz milk and 6oz formula. then keep adding milk until no more formula.
    MrsDuff

    Answer by MrsDuff at 4:46 PM on Jun. 22, 2009

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