Publication:
25th Annual Meeting of the Population Approach Group in Europe
Author:
Partho Sen, Adil Mardinogulu, Jens Nielsen, GEM Team – Representing the Healthy Birth, Growth and Development knowledge integration (HBGDki) community
HBGDki Topics:
Wasting
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Objectives

  • Current feeding guidelines typically are based on tradition and speculation more than scientific evidence.
  • Feeding guidelines often are more prescriptive than necessary regarding issues such as the order of foods introduced and amounts of specific foods to be given.
  • The purpose of this study was to identify foods that have similar dietary content as human milk and also have optimal nutritional value for infants.

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