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How To Feed a Baby on a Long Flight

Watch more How to Feed Your Baby videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Feed your baby on a long flight with these simple steps. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Bring supplies Pack plenty of baby food and utensils. Tip Liquid-filled teethers and canned, jarred, and processed baby food are allowed in your carry-on luggage. Step 2: Call the airline Call the airline and ask them how much bottled breast milk or formula is allowed on the flight. Babies and breastfeeding mothers may need extra fluids to stay hydrated during the flight. Step 3: Declare items Delcare and present your breast milk or formula for additional screening at the security checkpoint. Step 4: Pack nursing cover Pack a nursing cover to discreetly feed your baby on the plane if you're nursing. Step 5: Be prepared Ask the flight attendant to warm the milk or formula before the baby cries for a feeding. Step 6: Feed your baby Feed your baby or give them a pacifier during take-off and landing to help equalize your baby's ears. Did You Know? Recent studies show that babies who are exclusively breastfed for 6 months are less likely to develop ear infections, diarrhea, and respiratory illnesses, and may be less likely to develop childhood obesity.
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