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    Default Skim milk?

    My bub is 13 weeks. He still on bf milk when im home. I work 4 days week. I have started to introduce him to cows milk. However as we mainly take skim milk, that's what i give him. Is this wrong. Should he be on full cream milk only? What are the pros and cons?


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    13 weeks? Or 13 months?

    And toddlers should drink full cream milk.

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    I was told by our child health nurse to introduce cows milk after 12 months and then full cream until at least 2 years old. Before that formula if need to.

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    Whoa... Must be a typo, can't be giving cows milk at 13 weeks..?

    Babies should have breastmilk or formula as their main nutrition until 6 months. Then as their main drink until 13 months. Babies can have a small amount of cows milk in cooking from
    8-9 months, but not as a drink.

    At 12 months bubbas can drink cows milk, but full cream is recommended until bub is 2 years as skin doesn't have all the fat etc needed for bubs brain/growth.

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