14 milk formulas that moms care about
Eating is the most important thing for a baby. Naturally, everything around milk powder becomes the most important thing for mothers.
We found that within one year of age, mothers pay more attention to milk powder issues than anything else.
Therefore, we have collected 14 milk powder questions that moms want to know the most, please experts to answer.
1. Is imported milk powder better than domestic milk powder?
Is there a difference in nutritional content?
The difference between imported milk powder and domestic milk powder is not great.
Different brands of milk powder have different nutritional ingredients, but are usually based on breast milk ingredients. The closer the formula to the breast milk ingredients, the better.
There are the following methods to identify high-quality milk powder: In addition to the formula of mother emulsification, the nutrition is comprehensive and balanced, and functional choices based on the needs of the baby must be made.
Brand credit: has a long history of sales at home and abroad, from research and development, production, sales, manufacturing to the same company’s consistent operation, to ensure product quality.
Balanced nutrition: pay attention to the proportion of nutritional ingredients, do not pursue content.
Other: reasonable, professional services, consulting, etc.
2. When is it better for the baby to change to another brand of milk powder?
If your baby already accepts some brands of infant formula, there is no need to change the milk formula, you can choose to take the baby formula after 6 months.
The principle of changing milk powder is from small to large. Slowly add a small amount of new brand milk powder to the original milk powder, and pay attention to the baby’s digestion. It is advisable to add it gradually after there is no abnormality.
3. What should I do if my baby drinks hot milk?
”Hot gas” and “diarrhea” may also be caused by pathological changes, such as bacteria and viruses. Therefore, it is best to make a diagnosis when your baby has the above symptoms, and do not think it is a problem with milk powder too subjectively.
4, the milk powder is too thick, is it good for the baby?
Milk powder should be prepared according to the proportion of the product description, because too strong will increase the burden on the baby’s stomach and kidneys, and it is easier for the baby to develop symptoms such as chronic dehydration, dry stool, and fire.
5. What should I do if my baby is allergic to milk powder?
There are many types of allergies, such as lactose intolerance, protein allergies, etc. Therefore, the cause of allergic symptoms should be found first.
If you are really due to protein allergy, you can choose legume protein formula.
6. My baby often farts after eating milk powder. Is it a gastrointestinal upset?
Farting is a normal physiological phenomenon.
Farting is not an abnormal symptom in general symptoms of gastrointestinal diseases.
7. Can I mix several types of milk powder?
It is best to substitute a brand of formula to prevent the baby’s resuscitation tract from becoming unsuitable and causing adverse symptoms, which will affect the baby’s healthy development.
8. What should I do if my baby has constipation after changing milk powder?
There are also many reasons for constipation in your baby, such as slowed gastrointestinal motility or disease, reduced water intake, particularly dry weather, etc. The constipation caused by changing milk powder may be the performance of the baby’s gastrointestinal adaptation process, so it does not need to be too nervous, Can increase the amount of water feeding, do more baby massage, especially abdominal massage and other methods.
9. Is milk powder good or goat milk powder good?
There are currently infant formulas on the market. It is recommended to use infant formula.
10. Can the milk powder be given to the baby after it has been wet or one month after being opened?
Most infant formulas have a note on the package: Use them within 1 month after opening.
After opening, more than one month should be included.
It is worth reminding that the expiration date on the milk powder package refers to the date before opening and the appropriate storage conditions. Once opened, this date cannot be used.
11. There is a cake in the milk powder, it is very hard, I ca n’t even move it with a spoon. What is going on?
Can I continue to eat?
Normal milk powder should be loose and soft.
After opening the milk powder, it may be caused by moisture in the air or a small amount of water droplets in the milk powder preparation process, which makes the milk powder damp and absorb moisture, and it is prone to agglomeration.If the agglomerates are crushed as soon as they are pinched, the quality of this milk powder does not change much. However, if the agglomerates are cracked, hard and not crushable, it indicates that the quality of the milk powder is not good and should be discarded.
12. I heard that eating some milk powder will make your baby smarter, right?
Many factors of the baby’s intelligence, such as the nutritional status of the expectant mother during pregnancy, the implementation of prenatal education, the post-natal attention status, and the assessment of the baby’s early neurodevelopment.
13. In addition to boiling water, can I use other liquids to make milk powder?
Such as porridge water, fruit juice, radish water and so on.
Milk powder is best to use warm water to prepare.
Because other liquids are used to achieve a certain change in the properties of milk powder, which affects the overall absorption of nutrients, if people often like to introduce rice soup, rice porridge or dry cake powder to babies, they think that this can provide more nutritionMaterial for children, in fact, this way of eating is very unscientific.
Some people have done experiments abroad and replaced milk and rice soup with different temperatures. The loss of vitamin A was surprising, which further proved that vitamin A should not be mixed with starch.
Insufficient intake of vitamin A for a long time in infants and young children can lead to stunting and frailty.
Therefore, pregnant babies should eat milk and milk powder separately from rice soup, rice porridge or cake powder.
14. If I keep using a brand of milk powder, will my baby be malnourished?
Just choose the right milk formula for your child’s age.