Your little one is definitely a bunch of happiness and you prefer holding them most of the time, in your arms. The baby grows really fast in their first year of life, your responsibility is to make all possible efforts for your baby’s development in a healthier way. So, what best can you do for your baby’s growth? In this article, we will discuss some tips regarding the care of twenty-four weeks old baby.
A baby becomes more active at the age of six months. He will start crawling, rolling and walking on hands and feet. Using children play mat, will let your baby make better movements that are considered as light exercise. This is the stage when your baby starts making sounds and try to utter words. He will feel uncomfortable with the strangers and want to spend time with the people who are familiar to him.
Sleep plays a key role in a baby’s growth and development. Make sure your baby complete at least ten hours of sleep at night. It is often recommended to prepare a schedule for baby’s sleep. Try to follow the same schedule to put your baby on sleep. You must provide a peaceful and calm environment to the baby which must be free from all kind of noise and distractions.
One of the most important steps towards baby’s care is their diet and nutrition. By six month of age, your baby is ready for solid food. Since the baby is stepping forward to growth, their body demands many nutrition and their developing digestive system require solid foods. Breast milk lacks iron, which is mandatory for baby’s growth. Feeding them cereals can be a good idea to eliminate the iron deficiency.
Your baby becomes aware of the surrounding at this stage, however, can’t understand that much or talk. By this time, you should start talking to the baby because they are aware of the basics of communication skills. Moreover, you can see cartoon pictures, view images or listen to songs with them. During all these activities, your baby listens to you and build up his vocabulary.
In addition to all the tips, you must take care of the baby’s proper vaccination and medication. This would avoid the situation like fewer, cold and other health complication that a baby faces during the first year of their life.