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SAHMRI Women and Kids

Eat, Play, Sleep: A healthy start to life - public lecture

Parents are advised to start their babies on solids when they are developmentally ready, sometime between 4-6 months. How do I know when my baby is ready?

Are routines really that important for my child?

My child is such a fussy eater! How do I teach my child to eat well?

These questions and more were answered at our 'Eat, Sleep, Play' public lecture, featuring some of Adelaide's finest practioners and researchers.

Topics covered include

  • Top tips to teach your child to eat well, Dr Merryn Netting, Paediatric Dietitian and Research Fellow, SAHMRI
  • How important are routines for your child? Dr Matthew Scholar, Paediatrician, Flinders Private Hospital

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