There are certain things your child will want at mealtime. (For infant feeding, see Infant/baby care.)
Always watch a young child while she eats. Insist that she sit upright while eating or drinking.
Allina Health's Patient Education Department, Guide for the Care of Children: Ages Birth to 5 Years Old, fifth edition. To avoid awkward sentences, instead of referring to your child as "he/she" or "him/her," this guide will alternate between "he" or she" and "him" or "her."
Allina Health's Patient Education Department experts, including the Pediatric Department of Allina Health Coon Rapids Clinic