Annales 76.2 - Challenges and Opportunities during the Complementary Feeding Period

Carlos Lifschitz & Fred N. Were

Complementary feeding describes the method(s) of infant feeding from 6 to 24 months of age when breast milk alone is no longer sufficient for the global needs of the child. In this issue of Annales Nestlé the topic of current complementary feeding (CF) practices is addressed. The articles include contemporary issues on of CF in developed countries, food fortification, over nutrition during CF period and issues beyond the realm of nutrition.