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One-Year Checkup

Today Calvin has his one-year visit with the pediatrician. I asked them to check his iron levels, as I was curious if they would be in normal range. Despite never having iron-fortified formula or food and despite never having taken vitamins, he was in a normal range.

Is Iron Supplementation Necessary? For the breastfed baby, the answer is usually “no.”


September 15, 2009 Posted by | all things baby, crunchy | | Comments Off on One-Year Checkup