caring mother concerned about everything that concerns her child.Especially, its well-being.That is, the baby sleep, mood, thermal conditions, comfort, comfort and, of course, the power that is in all of this is a leader.Questions that ask themselves the young mother, like - the child has eaten enough?Will his portion, to be satisfied?How many times a day should be fed crumbs that he put on weight? content of the article:
- Breast and bottle feeding - basic rules
- How much should a child from one week to one year?
- tips and advice on nutrition of children under one year
- calculation of infant nutrition in calories Maslov
- How to determine whether the child enough milk?
- methods to increase lactation
Breast and bottle feeding - basic rules
First of all, to remember - the kid owes nothing, and eats as much as it requires the body to , because the appetiteEveryone has their own.When the crumb is mobile, cheerful, and his sleep a full and healthy, it makes no sense to worry that the baby
- consequence of forced feeding - develop neuroses .At this age, food is digested more bad, and the child may vomit.
- If the baby is eating more than normal, but the weight is kept within the limits laid, is simply a child a metabolism .Most likely, the baby is very active: walk, move, spend their energies - that the body and requires compensation.
- main indicator of feeding - it's not the numbers on the scale, and the health of .With regard to weight gain - it says a lot in the early days and weeks of life toddler.
- Do not worry in excess of the reason.Let the kid eats, how much he is able to eat .The main thing that the food was useful and suitable for age.
How much should a child from one week to one year?Recommendations made
you want to bring a baby "by the book"?Then follow the recommendations of doctors.Please be aware that at different times of the day the kid can eat different amounts of milk .If you have a house, a control electronic scales weighing and feeding.That is, to weigh the toddler before eating and after (clothing and diapers should be the same in both cases).The resulting difference in weight - is the amount of drinking milk.
dynamics of increasing the volume of food
- second day. kid eats about 90 ml of food.That is, for one feeding he uses 10-30 mL.
- third day. eaten milk volume increased to 190 ml, in accordance with this "experience" the baby and more intense lactation.
- fourth day. volume of supply has already reached 300 ml, which is due to the increase and improvement of lactation "sucking" skill.
- fifth day. volume of supply - about 350 ml.
- sixth day. supply volume - 400 ml and above.
not be surprised pace of increase in milk eaten - this is not an endless process.Once the scope of supply reaches the age mark, this dynamic has slowed down and stopped at their level.Further, the volume of food eaten will stay stable.And they are calculated according to body weight remains.
- from ten days to eight weeks. volume of food per day is equal to 1/5 part (about 750 mL) of the weight of the baby.
- from two to four months - 900 ml (1/6 of body weight).
- from four to six months - about 1000 ml (1/7 and part of the body weight).
- from six months to twelve months - 1100 ml (1/8 of the body weight).
daily volume of supply is divided by the number of feedings - and thus calculate the amount of milk that pipsqueak should eat at a time.
Volume stomach newborn
- After the birth - Seven ml.
- fourth day - about forty ml.
- tenth day - about eighty ml.
- Four weeks - about one hundred ml.
tips and advice on nutrition of children under one year
- During the first months of baby's life preferably fed every three hours (or three and a half) with an interval of six hours of the night - that is,about six times per day.
- Lures is administered after four and a half (five) months.Since then converted baby food five times a day.
- Want carousing appetite baby?Arrange it longer walks .Refusal by the baby food after a walk - a reason to see a doctor.Moreover, it is not the amount eaten after street, namely in appetite - it has to be.
- For kids to feed, the amount should not exceed the daily 1200ml .
- Speaking of «dopaivanii» , it should be noted that for the "bottle-" it necessarily, but for kids on breast milk - you need the presence of factors such as heat, eating fatty food and mom heating season.
calculation of infant nutrition in calories Maslov
In one liter of breast milk is known to contain about seven hundred calories .The ratio of required calories and the age of the baby:
- crumbs for up to three months - 125 kcal per kilogram of body weight.
- From three to six months - 120 kcal / kg.
- From six to nine months - 115 kcal / kg.
- From nine to twelve months - 105 kcal / kg.
For example, if the baby is four and a half months, weighs 5.8 kg, it would require 120 kcal per kg or 696 kcal during the day.That is, on average, about 994 ml of nutrition.
How to determine whether the child enough milk?
sucking reflex in the crumbs in the first months is expressed very strongly.Often, mothers in connection with this overfeed their babies.A reference in this case is weight gain:
- If a week tot added more than three hundred grams , which means that it overfeed.
- 150-200 grams per week - adequate gain.
- less than one hundred grams a week - a reason to get worried.Rather, it is simply a lack of milk.But better safe than sorry - the reasons may be more serious.It makes sense to consult a pediatrician.
methods of increasing lactation for full breastfeeding
- Most feed toddler in the daytime.
- drink more fluids .Especially water.More liquids - more milk.
- No way not to rush the child , but also stretch the breast for at least twenty minutes.
- drink green tea, carrot juice and collecting "Laktovit."
listed the best means to enhance lactation milk production within five days .Next on the nutritional deficiencies can be forgotten.