When to start Weaning: Before or After 6 months?
We’ve just concluded Breastfeeding Week and now we want to hear your thoughts on weaning. World Health Organization recommends exclusive breast-feeding for the first six months after birth — and breast-feeding in combination with solids foods afterwards.
As parents you were probably weaned at 4 months or less and show no adverse signs as adults right? But WHO insists we wait until the babies are 6 months young.Even if your baby is showing signs of hunger, no longer sleeping through the night, draining their milk feeds in minutes.
When to start weaning your child is a personal decision and can be a hot button issue.
We’d like to hear from you, when is the best time to start weaning baby? Before or after 6 months? Take our poll and let us know!