Tag: nutrition

Experts Say - Soy formula vs cow's milk

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I’m a vegetarian and I’m planning on weaning my child onto formula soon as I will be going back to work. I would like to give her a soy formula. Is it just as good as one with cow’s milk?

Experts Say - Baby eating but refusing milk from bottle

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I started my seven-month-old son on solids a couple of months ago. He loves eating food and wants to eat everything that I provide. However, he now refuses to drink anything at all from a bottle or toddler cup. Luckily, he still drinks from the breast a few times a day, but I’m worried that this isn’t enough. He doesn’t have any problems with constipation, so am I worrying unduly?

Experts Say - DHA & nutrients in milk powder

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  My friends keep comparing on the different levels of DHA in milk powder. Is more DHA better for baby’s brain development? What about other nutrients like leutin, AA?

Experts Say - Special formula for Preterm babies

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My baby was born two months premature and has been slightly underweight. She’s turning five months soon and I would like to wean off breastfeeding. Is there a special formula for preterm babies? What should I be looking out for in her formula?

Experts Say - Nutritional Needs During Pregnancy

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Dr Natalie Chua, from SOG Clinic for Women, Parkway East Medical Centre, answers your pregnancy related questions.