No Juice for Babies According to the AAP

No Juice for Babies According to the AAP

No Juice for Babies According to the AAP The American Academy of Pediatrics just came out with new recommendations about fruit juice for babies and children, in which they recommend that no juice be given to babies less than 1 year old (unless it is needed to treat...
Preparing Homemade Baby Food

Preparing Homemade Baby Food

” Dr Linda, what tips do you have for preparing homemade baby food to preserve their nutritional value? “ Here is a list of the best and healthiest ways to cook and foods as you are preparing homemade baby food. It is best to use moderate(not high)...
Dr Linda, is there anything I can do to prevent autism?

Dr Linda, is there anything I can do to prevent autism?

Early Recognition Traditionally, autism is not formally diagnosed until the child is older, somewhere between 2 and 4 years of age. However, sometimes we find symptoms and signs that are suggestive of autism earlier in the baby’s life; I’ve always believed...
Dr. Linda’s Baby Diet Tips Part 2

Dr. Linda’s Baby Diet Tips Part 2

Mixing Foods Once your baby has enjoyed a few single foods, you can start mixing them together so she gets to experience different flavors. Mixing iron rich foods (cereals or spinach, as examples) with a food rich in Vitamin C (oranges or lemon) is a great...