my baby is 7 months old... he always drink water with suagr( mitha Pani) bt nw m trying to give him water without sugar.... he is nt at all drinking it... he wants sweet water only .....wt should I do?????? water wid sugar.... is it ok ?????

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Updated on Oct 13, 2018

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Answer:
It seems that you have started with the habit of giving water with sugar and hence baby has got habituated . Now to remove the habit, do not give water for some days. If baby is on breast milk then as such water needs are less and baby needs only 1-2 tsp of water after every solid feed. Also make sure you do not add any sugar to any of baby's solid feeds or milk feeds.

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