The Role of Milk in Infancy

Editor(s): B. Lönnerdal, E. Ziegler, E.M. Vasquez-Garibay, R.A. Gibson The Nest Vol.30 , 2011


Milk is part of the diet from early infancy into adulthood. As such it generates a significant amount of research. The latest Nest summarizes how human milk adapts to the needs of the infant. How adapted formulas can be to the needs of the infant and which role milk still plays in later infancy. Finally you can find a review on the pros and cons of milk fat.