The Apple is a storehouse of useful minerals: vitamins b and C, fructose, glucose, essential oils, iron, phosphorus, calcium, and various acids. This fruit stimulates the appetite and serves as a natural absorbent – cleans the stomach like a sponge, absorbing harmful substances. Therefore, apples must necessarily be of a kid's menu, especially because kids this treat usually love.
The age when you should enter into the diet Apple, is determined by the individual peculiarities of digestion of the child. But usually you can do it in 8-9 months. If he often has a tummy ache or gas, put feeding an Apple to a later date or let it not fresh, and baked without any additives in the form of honey, cinnamon and others. In any case better to consult with your pediatrician.
Start feeding with green apples, as red you may receive Allergy. To do this, scrape with a teaspoon of Apple pulp to try and give baby half a teaspoon. Of course fruit is better to choose the safe which you more or less sure. Impregnated with nitrates Apple can only hurt, and the taste of it just not the same.
Check the condition of the child. If during the day he got a rash and no stomach ache, can you repeat that feeding the next day, gradually introducing Apple in the diet of crumbs. A month can increase the amount to 2 teaspoons, but every day to still get it.
Alternate feeding of raw and baked fruits. To obtain baked Apple, wash it and put it in the oven until, until it becomes quite soft. Give him also without the rind.
After a year when the baby will have enough teeth, give him the Apple in small pieces that are easy to swallow. Just before that will definitely clean the fruit and watch carefully that the child does not choke. Don't give him the second piece until it is completely chewed first.