Why wean at 6 months?
This is probably one of the most common questions we get asked every week! So, I thought I would try and explain the reasons behind this advice so that you can really understand the science and research behind this recommendation. Since 2001, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has recommended that babies should start being introduced to solid foods from around 6 months of age. (We will discuss the ambiguity of the word “around” later on). These recommendations were then take