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A Feeding Therapist's Perspective on Baby-Led Weaning

Baby lead weaning (BLW) is becoming more and more popular. This is a great article that explains BLW and the pros and cons written from a feeding specialist’s perspective. One of the ideas around BLW is that the baby will learn to chew first and then swallow . My favorite quote from the article in response to this perspectives is “From a developmental perspective, this doesn’t quite fit with my understanding of how reflexes integrate and babies acquire oral motor skills.” YES! YES! YES! Check out the full article for more information.

See full article HERE.

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