In a publicly funded health care system, unnecessary tests can lead to a waste of health system resources that could be better spent on other services for patients.
Not only have the suggested foods changed, but also when to begin feeding solids.
Don't worry. “Strawberry marks” will fade over time.
In a major departure from conventional advice, new Canadian guidelines say parents should be offering their six-month-old infants iron-rich foods like beef, pork, fish, poultry, tofu, beans and eggs two or more times a day on a daily basis.
Breech babies, children with a family history of hip problems, and first-born girls (oddly enough) are more at risk of hip dysplasia than other kids.