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COMPLEMENTARY FEEDING AND INFANT GROWTH

Speakers: Dr Viet Grote, Dr. Von Hauner Children’s Hospital, Munich, Germany

Summary

Understand the next stage of infant nutrition or complementary feeding – the timing, composition of foods and the mode of feeding.
“While the introduction of solids between 4 and 6 months or after 6 months does not seem to impact growth and later obesity risk, solids before 4 months of age does indeed appear to increase the risk of obesity”