Feeding Baby with a Bottle
Put bottle in warm water for no more than 15 minutes.
Do not heat bottles on stove or in the microwave
Shake bottle well.
Check temperature on your wrist. Let cool if too hot.
Check for one drop per second.
Watch your baby for early feeding cues.
Wait for your baby to open her mouth.
Tip bottle slightly so there is no air in nipple.
Always hold your baby close in an upright position.
Watch your baby swallow. Allow baby to rest.
Burp your baby as needed. Stop feeding when your baby shows signs of being full.
Throw away what your baby does not drink within one hour. Rinse bottle and nipple.