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Guidance on right age for weaning - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   i hav a 4 months old baby. kindly tell me what is the right age for weaning
Doctor :   You should wean your child ideally at 5-6 months age.
Doctor :   Meanwhile the baby requires nothing but breast milk.
User :   when should i introduce non veg and in what form
Doctor :   When you wean your child, avoid formulations like Cerelac and Farex, instead give softly cooked khichdi, boiled egg, mashed potatoes
Doctor :   Whatever food you give, it should be soft and bland.
User :   may i know your speciality, doctor
Doctor :   Even Non-vegetarian, if made soft and very less spice added to it can be given.
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner
User :   thanks very much
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Doctor :   Is there any thing else that you would like to know
User :   actually i wanted to know something about my husband
Doctor :   Sure
User :   its actually that he gets a typical pain after coitus or masturbation which is becoming quite often now
Doctor :   Where is the pain and What is the nature of the pain and Is he having any Infection of the Urinary Tract
User :   the pain doesnt allow him to sleep or do anything else, he has 2 urinate several times before he gets relieved, n it takes atleast half hour for complete relief
User :   the pain is somewhere at the tip of penis
User :   if its uti, then why doesnt he have any problem in urination
Doctor :   Well there are a couple of possibilities in his case 1) Urinary tract infection 2) Renal or Urinary stone that is traveling out of his Bladder
Doctor :   There can be nothing more than just Increased frequency as symptoms and
Doctor :   else it shall be as less
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