Feeding your baby

Time to eat! Feeding your baby helps her grow healthy and strong. It’s also a great time for you and your partner to bond with her.

Breast milk is the best food for your baby during the first year of life. Learn how to breastfeed and why breast milk is so good for babies.

You and your baby may need time and practice to get comfortable breastfeeding, but you’ll get the hang of it! Don’t be afraid to ask for help; you may just need a little extra time and support to get started. Learn what you can do if you have breastfeeding problems or discomforts.

If you’re feeding your baby formula, find out how to choose the best one for your baby and how to make bottle-feeding safe. And then get ready for solid foods!