Now a dance appears in the physical development of the child. Of course, this is still a kind of movement to the music, but this is only the beginning! Turn on funny music more often and sing with it.
The baby’s sleep is also quite long. Many children by the age of 11 months are already sleeping twice a day, some only once.
Motor skills are improved, in particular fine motor skills. The child already knows how to turn the pages of a cardboard book, wrinkles and tears the paper, even if not accurately, but turns the pages of a regular book.
Changes are also taking place in the diet – a child can eat soft fruits on his own. Do not let the child eat solid fruit or vegetables in a piece (apple, Continue reading
Breast milk begins to ripen in about two weeks, but it becomes fully mature only when the baby is four weeks old. From this moment, its composition will hardly change – the most significant changes in it have already occurred during the first month.
Shortly after reaching maturity, breast milk is saturated with components that protect the baby from bacterial and viral infections.1 It is probably no coincidence that it is during this period that the baby begins to take various objects into the mouth. Continue reading
How important is breastfeeding after six months? And how long should it last? The answers to these questions may surprise you, because the additional benefits of breast milk for the health and development of the baby, which solid foods or other milk cannot provide, are often underestimated.
How long should I breastfeed?
The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends breastfeeding for up to two years or more. This applies not only to developing countries, but also to families around the world.
“It is important to note that WHO does not set a maximum duration for breastfeeding,” says Dr. Leon Continue reading