Complementary Feeding: Guidelines and Philosophy

Speaker: F. N Were Presented at: 2015 3rd Conference on Federation of African Nutrition Societies (FANUS)


There are three pivotal phases of early human nutrition; intrauterine driven by maternal factors, early infancy consisting of exclusive breastfeeding and complimentary feeding when breast milk alone is no longer adequate for the needs of the infant and young child. All these phases are vital for wholesome growth and development. This video addresses the last of them, complimentary feeding.