– What are you, feed your child chips? And why is he
Puree does not eat?
Every day, parents who chose pedagogical supplements,
have to deal with tricky questions and deal with
delusions of others. We collected 8 most
common misconceptions of other parents and prepared
comments to them.
The method of pedagogical complementary foods makes it easy and safe
prepare the baby for normal adult food. Meet the
A new meal begins with the fact that the baby is given to try foods
which mom eats herself. In this case, parents take into account food
child’s interest. A pedicure does not preclude breastfeeding and not
requires adherence to a certain order and norms for entering new
So, if you have already started or are going to start pedagogical
feed, read the myths that you have to
1. “The baby will certainly choke”
If you follow simple rules, this will not happen.
Pedagogical lure begins with micro doses. Portion size
In addition, the mother kneads the skin so that the baby can
Safe to meet new textures and tastes. Child
learns to chew food and servings can be gradually
2. “You can give your baby any food, from any
It is possible to begin a preepodkorm when the child can already sit with
minimal adult support and confidently holds his head. it
occurs at about 6 months. As a rule, by this time
the babies are already fading away with the tongue pushing reflex, and they are actively
interested in food.
As for the set of products for the pedicol, here you need
include common sense. A child can give not all! Under
the ban gets food that is more likely to
cause an allergic reaction. it мед, экзотические морепродукты,
cow milk, peanut butter and others. Also need to exclude
convenience foods, fast food, sweets and sauces.
It is strictly forbidden to give nuts and firm to children up to 2-3 years old.
food in small pieces.
3. “Pedicure is suitable exclusively for
Such an opinion is a mistake. Pedicure can be successfully applied on
mixed or artificial feeding. It is necessary to take into account the fact
that small portions of “adult” food will not replace breast milk or
mixture, which are the main food of babies up to a year. Not necessary
also try to force the child to feed dishes that he does not
like, and you seem to be useful. To eat cereals, mashed potatoes and soups kids
must with pleasure.
4. “This kind of complementary foods – for the lazy
Like other components of child rearing, pedagogical
feeding lasts a lot of strength and patience from moms. Hardly lazy mom
will keep the iron shutter speed when you need 4 – 5 times a day to take
baby at the table and patiently sharing food into tiny portions and
give them to the baby. And after the meal, you still have to restore order to
the table. In this case, the mother needs to have time to repel the attacks of grandmothers and others.
relatives who are confident that the baby should be fed
5. “With the pedal food the child does not eat as much as
Breast milk or formula makes up about 90% of the baby’s diet before
years and cover the need for vitamins and calories. Since the dose
�“Adult” food moms gradually increase, by the 12 month portions of food
for the child are becoming more compared to those that were in
the very beginning of the feed.
6. “You need to choose between mashed potatoes and lure. Interfere
it is impossible! “
Pedagogical lure moms manage to competently combine with
pediatric. At home you can feed the child dishes from the common table,
and on a visit or on trips – ready meals.
The opinion that a certain type is formed in a baby
digestion (“for mashed potatoes” or “for pieces”) is erroneous. Besides
In addition, on the common table, the baby will inevitably meet semi-liquid dishes –
cream soups, yogurts, pureed fruit.
7. “Only one new child can be given for testing.
product per day “
For each meal a day a child can be given to try 3
new product. For example, first the baby eats microportions.
potato, then – microportion of boiled chicken, and after that –
micro dose of cheese. And parents should be prepared for the fact that the kids
have their own taste preferences, which may differ from theirs
8. “Pedagogical supplements will lead to
bad manners “
In fact, in the process of child nutrition, the child learns correctly.
behave at the table. He eats with all members of the family,
tries to use a spoon and fork, gets used to a certain
meal schedule. As soon as the child makes it clear that he
ate, or starts messing around, parents let him out because
And what other myths about the nutrient you can add
Doctor Komarovsky and perinatal psychologist Ksenia Solovey
find out what pedagogical lure is and what exactly is it
consists, and also will call it pluses and minuses: