Connect & follow
Join Our Mailing List

new signup button

Ask the Expert Archive

is squash, carrots, banana and sweet potatoe a good source of fiber, my 5 month old baby was been constipated since he started eating solid foods

These are appropriate pureed vegetables to offer your baby beginning at 5-6 months. In addition to fiber, fluid is important in preventing constipation. Your baby still needs to be drinking his recommended amount of breast milk or formula, and offered 1-2oz of water during the day. It would be best to check with your health care provider about the constipation.

  • Comments (0)
Make a Comment:

  • 0 new comments
Showing 0 comments

Today's Top 10 Lists

The Expert: Dr. Elizabeth Pivonka, a mother of two and a registered dietitian, shares years of experience in getting people to eat more fruits and veggies.Read Her Full Bio

Leave Your Feedback