Feeding the Infant to Nurturing the Microbiome Impact on Immunity and Health

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Gut Microbiota

Key Messages: 

  • Diet is one of the strongest forces driving the composition and diversity of our gut microbiome in early life
  • Breastfeeding induces dominance of beneficial Bifidobacterium species in early infancy.
  • Whereas timely introduced complementary foods rich in fibers and proteins ensure development of a mature and diverse gut microbiome.