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How much water or juice for a one year old?

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Asked by mommylovesu28 at 4:00 PM on Oct. 22, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • you can give her as much water as you want
    i wouldnt be giving her juice at all its got alot of suger in it that she just doesnt need.

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:02 PM on Oct. 22, 2009

  • Juice - only 100% and only 4 oz a day watered down at least half & half (4 oz juice with 4 oz water). Plain water, unlimited.

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:10 PM on Oct. 22, 2009

  • As much water as he/she wants, unless it interferes with drinking milk or formula, and juice isn't needed at all so that's up to you. If you insist on giving juice, the max is supposed to be 4 oz a day, watered down. Babies tend to get plenty of water from their foods (fruits especially) and formula, so if he/she is still on formula then you don't need to worry about how much water he gets. He'll get enough from the formula and any extra is just a bonus. If he's on milk, I'd just offer a sippy cup of water and keep it handy so he can drink when he wants. (sorry if you baby is a girl, i'm just used to saying "he")

    Answer by mnt_2_b_mommy at 4:47 PM on Oct. 22, 2009

  • i was told by my doctor no more then 8oz of diluted juice a day.

    Answer by bluerose26 at 7:10 PM on Oct. 22, 2009

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