View Poll Results: Solids and allergies

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  • Before 6 months and no allergies

    8 42.11%
  • Before 6 months and allergies

    0 0%
  • After 6 months and no allergies

    9 47.37%
  • After 6 months and allergies

    2 10.53%
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    Default *spin off* when did you start solids and do your kids have allergies

    Just my opinion that the later you start solids the more chance of allergies. Curious to know...what age did you start solids and do you children have allergies

    DS was 3 months and no allergies
    DD was 4 months and no allergies

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    I started my son on solids at 4 months and he was diagnosed with a severe nut allergy at 11 months. He was exposed to peanuts a few times before.

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    You need more options on your poll. Mine started at 6 months and neither have any allergies

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    DD4 (All started solids at 6 months old and none have allergies or intolerances).

    The last 3 daughters all started solids at 6 months after being exclusively breastfed till then and none have allergies. DD1 was formula fed from a few weeks old and no allergies either.

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    I think you need to add some options to your poll..

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    6-7 months and yes they had allergies

    but I knew they had allergies and intolerances well before then by reactions they had to foods through my breastmilk so I knew what to avoid.

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    Consistently at 9 months (tried at 4 onwards but she wasn't fussed at all). At 16 months- No allergies and hardly fussy at all

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    DD started with tastes of stuff around 3.5months but nothing proper until 4.5months. Then she really started going for it around 6 months. So far she hasn't shown any reaction to things but she's still only 8.5 months and hasn't officially tried nuts yet.

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    Both girls at 6-7mths. EBF till then.

    No food allergies. Poor darlings have hayfever like dh& myself. Both eat well now other than illnesses.



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