Feeding time

Breastfeeding is the best form of nutrition for your baby. For the first six months, your baby’s nutritional needs will be met through breastfeeding or infant formula. For a variety of reasons babies may need to be fed specialist infant formula, these will usually be initiated by your healthcare professional to ensure that the most appropriate option is selected.

From around six months of age, you should consider weaning and introducing solid foods to your baby’s diet. This can be a very exciting time but it can come with a whole host of new challenges. In this section you’ll find information and guidance on the following:

RXANI140098 Date of preparation: March 2014