Water is the essence of life. Every living organism needs the support of water to exist. The child being a human or a living body needs that too. The requirements of water for a baby depends on the age of a child. For example in the first six months of a newborn, the requirement of water is solely met by the breastfeeding while a child of a year or more needs to intake much more water which cannot otherwise be met by breastfeeding or simply milk or formula milk.
Here is the video Littles Parenting explaining the requirements of water at various initial stages of a baby’s life. The video illustrates the baby’s water requirements for upto 6 months,for 6 months to one year, for 1 to 3 year and for upto age of 8 years.
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