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Millk ?

My daughter will be 11 months on sunday and I was wanting to introduce her to regular milk and just using a sippy cup! Her formula was similac isomil (soy based). So my question is do I give her whole milk or 1 or 2 % milk???? Im also lactose intolerant and only drink 1 % milk!

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Asked by v_serenil at 8:54 AM on Nov. 16, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Start her with Whole unless she is lactose intolerant as well. My DD couldn't handle whole so she is on 2%

    Answer by Jademom07 at 8:56 AM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • You give toddlers WHOLE milk....I'm sure you could give her soy milk if that's what you wanted.

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:57 AM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • Toddlers need whole milk for their brain development. My niece wouldn't drink whole milk so she was on 2% and that's fine too. But start off on whole

    Answer by Zakysmommy at 9:13 AM on Nov. 16, 2009

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