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Can you give an 8 month old corn?

my little guy wants more finger foods now and got him some frozen mixed veggies but not sure if he can eat the corn in it...

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Asked by odessie at 10:16 PM on Jul. 2, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Corn is hard to digest for adults so I wouldn't think it would be a good idea :)

    Answer by Kathy675 at 10:19 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • I would't.

    Answer by Sarah961 at 10:21 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • I personally would not do kernels. As the PP said it is hard to digest. I would do creamed corn for flavor...

    Answer by But_Mommie at 10:21 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • i wouldnt, but if you want to try it do the creamed corn.

    Answer by jenn4443 at 10:25 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • corn is harder to digest so i'd wait.. peas are fine. carrots.. you can grind them down in a blender to baby friendly sizes.. I'd obviously cook the carrots etc to soften them a bit.

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 10:29 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • No, they can choke!

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:41 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • I wouldn't!

    Answer by PANZONSMOM at 10:47 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • he can eat bite sized food now - just wondered about corn thanks! i figured as much too just wanted to double check.

    Comment by odessie (original poster) at 11:03 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • No...they have the stage 2 baby food with processed corn though

    Answer by Amberlovesher3 at 12:43 AM on Jul. 3, 2011

  • I did, but I pureed it first.

    Answer by kasey22 at 1:42 AM on Jul. 3, 2011

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