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What kind of juice do you give your baby?

My son is about to turn 8 months and I give him 2 oz of juice with 2 oz of water every couple of days. I have given him apple juice and white grape juice. What other kinds of juice can you give a baby?

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Butterflysky_24

Asked by Butterflysky_24 at 6:53 PM on Aug. 20, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • You can give pear, apple, white grape.

    But be aware that the juice really only offers sugar. The only liquids baby really needs are breastmilk or formula, whichever you're giving.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 7:14 PM on Aug. 20, 2009

  • pear is the only one your missing we give juice as a treat
    katiekruschke

    Answer by katiekruschke at 7:15 PM on Aug. 20, 2009

  • Your baby doesn't need juice. All you are doing is helping the child become an early sugar addict.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:25 PM on Aug. 20, 2009

  • My son loved the mixed fruit juice from Gerber.
    KalebsMommee

    Answer by KalebsMommee at 7:48 PM on Aug. 20, 2009

  • I offered no juice to my infant. Most doctors say to wait as long as possible due to the reasons Gdiamante mentioned.

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:00 PM on Aug. 20, 2009

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