Small classroom for healthy use of baby bottles
Once the baby is born, the bottle is his closest “mate”. How many bottles do he need?
How to choose and how to disinfect are directly related to the baby’s health. This is the first course for expectant mothers!
Step 1: Plastic bottles vs. glass bottles are good. A comprehensive understanding of the advantages of glass bottles and glass bottles is harmless: the biggest advantage of glass is that there are no toxic substances.
Easy to clean: It is clean and fresh after a long time of use, and easy to scrub.
Fast milk warming: The glass has good resonance, and it is faster when warming the baby.
Disadvantages of glass milk bottles: The bottle body is heavier: it is not easy for a baby to hold milk.
Fragile: It can cause harm to your baby’s safety after being broken.
Hot hands: If mothers accidentally rinse their babies, they can easily get their hands hot.
Summary: Glass bottles are suitable for newborn babies.
Fully understand the advantages of plastic feeding bottles. Plastic feeding bottles are light in weight: they are lighter than glass feeding bottles, making them easier for babies to hold.
Not easy to break: No matter how many times your baby falls, the plastic bottle is always intact.
Easy to carry: The bottle is light and easy to carry out.
Disadvantages of plastic milk bottles are difficult to clean: Plastic milk bottles are prone to stains and difficult to clean.
Not heat-resistant: Plastics have low heat resistance and may release substances harmful to the baby’s body under high temperature cooking.
Summary: Plastic baby bottles are more suitable for babies after 3 months.
Step 2: How to choose the shape of the feeding bottle is important: aligning the glass feeding bottle is suitable for 0?
For a baby of 3 months, the inner wall of this bottle is smooth, and the liquid flows smoothly. The baby of 4 months or older has a deep desire to hold things. The gourd-shaped bottle is like a small dumbbell, which is enough for the baby to hold in his small hand;Babies around the age can dispense glass bottles for drinking by themselves, but they often don’t hold firmly. The bottle with two removable handles is convenient for the baby to hold with his small hand.
Absolutely high: a good quality bottle is slightly better, can clearly see the volume and condition of the milk, it is best not to have too many patterns and colors on the bottle.
Type of pacifier: The pacifier is very important in the process of breastfeeding the newborn. The elasticity is close to the mother’s nipple, which can promote the baby’s saliva secretion. The simulation shape is suitable for baby sucking.
Others are portable, baby-friendly design, unique vent design.
It should be noted that the size of the pacifier hole also changes with the age of the baby. Don’t forget to help the baby change it in time.
The scale must be accurate: When choosing a bottle, many mothers first consider the price, specifications, materials, etc., but pay little attention to the number of scales on the bottle.
Eating less or more for a long time is not good for your child’s health, which requires that the scale on the bottle must be accurate.
Step 3: Cleaning and disinfection. Tips for cleaning the bottle: after each feeding, be sure to pour out the remaining milk and wash it in time to prevent milk stains from condensing on the bottle.
Pay special attention to the helix.
When cleaning the pacifier, you should turn over the pacifier and wash it. If there are milk stains condensing on the pacifier, you can soak it in hot water for a while, and then brush it off after the milk stain becomes soft.
To keep the teat hole on the nipple unobstructed, the nipple should be disinfected at least once a day.
Glass bottle disinfection: Boil with cold water. Water should cover the glass bottle.
After the water has boiled, add pacifiers, bottle caps and other plastic products for five minutes. Cover the pot and cook for another five minutes before turning off the heat. Let the water cool slightly. Pay attention not to be too long.
Plastic bottle sterilization: the water bottle can be put into sterilization together with the pacifier and bottle cap after boiling the water. The depth of the water should completely cover all feeding utensils.
Fill the bottle and bottle cap with water so that it does not float up.
Gently shake the items in the water until no air bubbles are seen.