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what is harder on babies tummy, rice cereal or veggies?

 
rileymommy

Asked by rileymommy at 10:22 PM on Jun. 27, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • My son didn't have problems with either.
    LovingSAHMommy

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 10:23 PM on Jun. 27, 2010

  • I would think Veggies... Rice cereal is easier to digest, but veggies are healthier.
    mercilove

    Answer by mercilove at 10:23 PM on Jun. 27, 2010

  • Since vegetables are harder to digest, I would think they would be harder on a baby's tummy.
    neebug3766

    Answer by neebug3766 at 10:23 PM on Jun. 27, 2010

  • well if they are both baby food i would think none, as long as u dont add anything to them..
    DeeMarie87

    Answer by DeeMarie87 at 10:23 PM on Jun. 27, 2010

  • cereal is harder to digest, at least for my dd it is.
    rhianna1708

    Answer by rhianna1708 at 10:24 PM on Jun. 27, 2010

  • it depends on the baby. Rice cereal is constipating so it can cause tummy upset and no pooping-neither is fun. It also depends on the type of veggies-some may be easier than others. My son hated rice cereal and we switched to oatmeal.
    Bearsjen

    Answer by Bearsjen at 10:26 PM on Jun. 27, 2010

  • I'm pretty sure veggies are considered a more advanced food. Obviously they can be chopped up and watered down to pretty much nothing, though.

    I just avoided anything other than milk (or formula for other mommies) for the first 6-8 months. It's cheaper, easier, and takes away from the possible digestion issues.
    mickstinator

    Answer by mickstinator at 1:08 PM on Jun. 28, 2010

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    rileymommy

    Comment by rileymommy (original poster) at 3:53 PM on Jun. 28, 2010

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