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Whole milk or not...

At what age should you start giving your toddler whole milk ?

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CarleeDalene

Asked by CarleeDalene at 5:32 PM on Mar. 7, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • We started our sons at 1
    rochellecole

    Answer by rochellecole at 5:34 PM on Mar. 7, 2010

  • I started my son on it with half formula half milk at 10 months and closer to his first birthday like 11 months 3 weeks I switched him over completely. Just watch for any allergies or constipation
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:39 PM on Mar. 7, 2010

  • I started my DD just a little before she turned one and she didn't need to transition from formula she just took to the milk no problem.
    truealaskanmom

    Answer by truealaskanmom at 5:41 PM on Mar. 7, 2010

  • You don't ever have to, but you can around one year.
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 6:30 PM on Mar. 7, 2010

  • Your doctor should provide a recommendation but it's typically at 1. We went right to milk without any transition from formula without any problems.
    momofryan07

    Answer by momofryan07 at 6:55 PM on Mar. 7, 2010

  • We started at 11 months, but most pediatricians say 1 year.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 8:00 PM on Mar. 7, 2010

  • My daughter went from breastmilk to water. She is fourteen, and has never had a glass of milk.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 8:06 PM on Mar. 7, 2010

  • Not before a year. Mine all switched around a year or later.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:42 PM on Mar. 7, 2010

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