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Cereal

When can baby switch from rice to bran or oat cereal?

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cantwait071909

Asked by cantwait071909 at 12:41 PM on Mar. 3, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Babies don't need to eat baby cereal at all. Around 9 months is a good time to start adding whole grain breads and cereals.
    Gailll

    Answer by Gailll at 12:44 PM on Mar. 3, 2010

  • Once they get the rice down - they can have either.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:53 PM on Mar. 3, 2010

  • Ignore babies don't need cereal theory. You get that on here way too much. As for oats, according to Gerber it's okay when the child can sit independently.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:07 PM on Mar. 3, 2010

  • Its not really on a strict time scale...once they master step one..like the simple rice on a regular basis, move on the bigger and better things!!!! That goes for jar food, cereal...everything....
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:24 PM on Mar. 3, 2010

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