How to change the mixture for newborns
No one will argue with the statement that breast milk is the best food for the newborn. However, there are situations when a woman for some reason can not breast feed a baby, to help her in this case will come baby milk formula. But here there are many difficulties and pitfalls, for example, the composition is not suitable for the baby. What to do in this situation? The answer is obvious – move on to another. Consider how correctly in the diet of infants to introduce a new mixture without harm to his health.
The infant formula is an additional product in the baby’s diet or a complete substitute for breast milk. In the latter case, we are talking about artificial feeding. The child from the mixture should receive the entire set of nutritional elements, which contains the mother’s milk.
Kinds of mixtures designed for feeding babies, a wide variety. Such a product is compared with a medicine by the degree of impact on the body, therefore the pediatrician should select it. But it will not be superfluous for parents to know what mixtures exist.
According to the degree of adaptation, the composition can be:
- Adapted – such mixtures in their composition and properties are as close as possible to breast milk;
- Unadapted – whole cow or goat milk;
- Partially adapted – casein mixtures, of which whey is excluded, according to the content of the remaining elements, they are close to breast milk.