Sunday, February 12, 2012

Avoid Obesity and Let Babies Eat With Their Hands

Babies who feed themselves with their fingers chose less sugar and were
less likely to become obese than spoon fed babies, according to a study
in the British Medical Journal Open. It was a small study based on
recollection, but the findings were still interesting and give us clues
about how children self regulate food. When babies start eating solid
food, parents often offer sweetened baby