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Guide to Firsts: Giving your baby a bottle

Nisha Mathew

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Guide to Firsts: Giving your baby a bottle

We came over this "Guide to Firsts: Giving your baby a bottle" over at BabyCentre.com and we knew we simply had to share it with our readers.  Whether you're going to start with formula feeding or planning on pumping breast milk, here are some tips on preparing and giving your baby's first bottle. 1. Start cleanWash or sterilize bottles and nipples as directed on the packaging before your first feeding. 2. Heat things upUse a bottle warmer or bowl of warm water (not a microwave) to heat breast milk or formula. Test on inner wrist before feeding. 3. Or try it coldYou can...