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Preconception: Get your body baby-ready!

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, Preconception and pregnancy, social posts.

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, Preconception and pregnancy, Take care of your baby—before you even get pregnant.

Chavarro JE, Rich-Edwards JW, Rosner BA et al. Diet and lifestyle in the prevention of ovulatory disorder infertility.  Obstet Gynecol 2007; 110:1050-8.

Homan G, Litt J, Norman RJ. The FAST study: Fertility ASessment and advice Targeting lifestyle choices and behaviours: a pilot study. Hum Reprod 2012; 27(8):2396-404.

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Lassi, ZS, Imam AM, Dean SV et al.  Preconception care:  caffeine, smoking, alcohol, drugs and other environmental chemical/radiation exposure. Reprod Health 2014; 11(Suppl 3):S6. doi:10.1186/1742-4755-11-S3-S6.

Ramakrishnan U, Grant F, Goldenberg T et al. Effect of women’s nutrition before and during early pregnancy on maternal and infant outcomes: A systematic review. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2012; 26(Suppl. 1):285–301.

Sharma R, Biedenharn K, Fedor J et al. Lifestyle factors and reproductive health: taking control of your fertility. Reprod Biol Endocrinol 2013; doi:  10.1186/1477-7827-11-66

Singh S, Sedgh G, Hussain R. Unintended pregnancy: worldwide levels, trends, and outcomes. Stud Fam Plann. 2010; 41(4):241–50.

Temel S, vanVoortst S, Jack B et al. Evidence-based preconceptional lifestyle interventions. Epidemiol Rev 2014; 36:19-30.

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  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, Preconception and pregnancy, The 11 baby-ready questions you need to ask.

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Last revised: August, 2016

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, Preconception and pregnancy, Why fatherhood begins before conception.

Braga D, Halpern G, Figueira R et al. Food intake and social habits in male patients and its relationship to intracytoplasmic sperm injection outcomes. Fertil Steril 2012; 97:53-9.

Chavarro JE, Rich-Edwards JW, Rosner BA et al. Diet and lifestyle in the prevention of ovulatory disorder infertility.  Obstet Gynecol 2007; 110:1050-8.

Chavarro JE, Rich-Edwards JW, Rosner BA et al. Dietary fatty acid intakes and the risk of ovulatory infertility. Am J Clin Nutr 2007; 85:231-7.

Chavarro JE, Rich-Edwards JW, Rosner BA et al. Protein intake and dietary infertility. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008; 198(2):e1-210.e7.doi:10.1016.

Chavarro JE, Rich-Edwards JW, Rosner BA et al. Use of multivitamins, intake of B vitamins, and risk of ovulatory infertility. Fertil Steril 2008; 89:668-76.

Chavarro JE, Rich-Edwards JW, Rosner BA et al. A prospective study of dietary carbohydrate quantity and quality in relation to risk of ovulatory infertility. Eur J Clin Nutr 2009; 63:78-86.

Donkin I, Versteyhe S, Ingerslev et al.  Obesity and bariatric surgery drive epigenetic variation of spermatozoa in humans. Cell Metabol 2016; 23:369-78.  

Eslamian G, Amirjannati N, Rashidkhani B et al. Intake of food groups and idiopathic asthenozoospermia: a case-controlled study. Hum Reprod 2012; 27 (11):3328-36.

Gesink Law DC, Maclehose RF, Longnecker MP. Obesity and time to pregnancy. Hum Reprod 2007; 22 (2):414-20.

Hammoud A, Wilde N, Gibson M et al. Male obesity and alteration in sperm parameters. Fertil Steril 2008; 90:2222-5.

Mendiola J, Torres-Cantero A, Vioque J et al. A low intake of antioxidant nutrients is associated with poor semen quality in patients attending fertility clinics. Fertil Steril 2010; 93(4):1128-33.

Minguez-Alarcon L, Mendiola J, Lopez-Espin J et al. Dietary intake of antioxidant nutrients is associated with semen quality in young university students. Hum Reprod 2012; 27(9):2807-14.

Sermondade N, Faure C, Fezeu L et al. BMI in relation to sperm count: an updated systematic review and collaborative meta-analysis. Hum Reprod Update 2013; 19 (3): 221-31.

Sharma R, Biedenharn K, Fedor J et al. Lifestyle factors and reproductive health: taking control of your fertility. Reprod Biol Endocrinol 2013; doi:10.1186/1477-7827-11-66

van der Steeg JW, Steures P, Eijkemans JC et al. Obesity affects spontaneous pregnancy chances in subfertile, ovulatory women. Hum Reprod 2008; 21(2):324-8.

Wong WY, Zielhuis GA, Thomas CM et al. New evidence of the influence of exogenous and endogenous factors on sperm count in man. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2003; 110:49-54.

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  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, Preconception and pregnancy, Your pre-pregnancy action plan.

Chavarro JE, Rich-Edwards JW, Rosner BA et al. Diet and lifestyle in the prevention of ovulatory disorder infertility.  Obstet Gynecol 2007; 110:1050-8.
 
Chen L, Wu Y, Neelakantan N et al. Maternal caffeine intake during pregnancy and risk of pregnancy loss: a categorical and dose-response meta-analysis of prospective studies. Public Health Nutr 2015; 19(7):1233-44.
 
IOM (Institute of Medicine) and NRC (National Research Council). Weight Gain During Pregnancy: Reexamining the Guidelines. Washington, D.C.: The National Academies Press, 2009.
 
Lassi, ZS, Imam AM, Dean SV et al.  Preconception care:  caffeine, smoking, alcohol, drugs and other environmental chemical/radiation exposure. Reprod Health 2014; 11(Suppl 3):S6. doi:10.1186/1742-4755-11-S3-S6.
 
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Sharma R, Biedenharn K, Fedor J et al. Lifestyle factors and reproductive health: taking control of your fertility. Reprod Biol and Endocrinol 2013; doi:  10.1186/1477-7827-11-66
 
Singh S, Sedgh G, Hussain R. Unintended pregnancy: worldwide levels, trends, and outcomes. Stud Fam Plann. 2010; 41(4):241–50.
 
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Pregnancy: Taking care of your growing baby

  •  Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, Preconception and pregnancy, 5 of the top nutrients your baby needs now.

Innis S. Metabolic programming of long-term outcomes due to fatty acid nutrition in early life. Matern Child Nutr 2011; 7 (Suppl 2):112–23.

Institute of Medicine Food & Nutrition Board 2006. Dietary Reference Intake: The Essential Guide to Nutrient Requirements. In: Otten, J.J., Hellwig, J.P. & Meyers, L.D. (Eds.). Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences.

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  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, Preconception and pregnancy, How to program your child’s future health.

Black RE, Victora CG, Walker SP et al. Maternal and child undernutrition and overweight in low-income and middle-income countries. Lancet 2013; 382:427-51.

Committee Opinion.  Committee on Obstetric Practice.  Physical activity and exercise during pregnancy and the postpartum period.  The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 2015; 650.

De Kroon ML. The Terneuzen birth cohort: BMI changes between 2 and 6 years correlate strongest with adult overweight.  PLoS One 2010; 5:e9155.

Dodd JM. Dietary and lifestyle advice for pregnant women who are overweight or obese: the LIMIT randomized trial. Ann Nutr Metab 2014; 64:197-202.

IOM (Institute of Medicine) and NRC (National Research Council). Weight Gain During Pregnancy: Reexamining the Guidelines. Washington, D.C.: The National Academies Press, 2009.

Jiang H, Qian X, Lynn H, Fan Y, Jiang H, He F, He G. Can physical activity reduce excessive gestational weight gain? Findings from a Chinese urban pregnant women cohort study. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2012; 9:12. doi: 10.1186/1479-5868-9-12.

Koletzko B, Brands B, Poston L, Godfrey K, Demmelmair H. Early nutrition programming of long-term health. Proc Nutr Soc 2012; 71:371-8.

Langley-Evans S. Nutritional programming of disease: unravelling the mechanism. J Anat 2009; 215:36-51.

Mamun AA, Mannan M, Doi SA. Gestational weight gain in relation to offspring obesity over the life course: a systematic review and bias-adjusted meta-analysis. Obes Rev 2014; 15:338-47.

Nehring I, Lehmann S, von Kries R.  Gestational weight gain in accordance to the IOM/NRC criteria and the risk for childhood overweight:  A meta-analysis. Pediatr Obes 2012; 8:218-24.

Ong KK, Loos RJ. Rapid infancy weight gain and subsequent obesity: systematic reviews and hopeful suggestions. Acta Paediatr 2006; 95:904-8.

Ramakrishnan U, Grant F, Goldenberg T, Zongrone A, Martorelli R. Effect of women’s nutrition before and during early pregnancy on maternal and infant outcomes: A systematic review. Paediatric Perinat Epidemiol 2012; 26 (Suppl 1):285–301.

Reynolds CM, Gray C, Li M et al. Early life nutrition and energy balance disorders in offspring in later life.  Nutrients 2015; 7:8090-11.

Last revised: August, 2016

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, Preconception and pregnancy, Stay active to help keep your weight in check and increase your chances of an easier birth!

Jiang H, Qian X, Lynn H, Fan Y, Jiang H, He F, He G. Can physical activity reduce excessive gestational weight gain? Findings from a Chinese urban pregnant women cohort study. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2012; 9:12. doi: 10.1186/1479-5868-9-12.

Morgan KL, Rahman MA, Hill RA et al. Physical activity and excess weight gain in pregnancy have independent and unique effects on delivery and prenatal outcomes. PLoS One 2014; 9(4):e94532. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0094532

Stuebe A, Oken E, Gillman MW. Associations of diet and physical activity during pregnancy with risk for excessive gestational weight gain. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2009; 201(1):58.e1-8.doi:10.1016/j.ajog.2009.02.025

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Last revised: August, 2016

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, Preconception and pregnancy, Your pre-pregnancy action plan.

Chavarro JE, Rich-Edwards JW, Rosner BA et al. Diet and lifestyle in the prevention of ovulatory disorder infertility.  Obstet Gynecol 2007; 110:1050-8.
 
Chen L, Wu Y, Neelakantan N et al. Maternal caffeine intake during pregnancy and risk of pregnancy loss: a categorical and dose-response meta-analysis of prospective studies. Public Health Nutr 2015; 19(7):1233-44.
 
IOM (Institute of Medicine) and NRC (National Research Council). Weight Gain During Pregnancy: Reexamining the Guidelines. Washington, D.C.: The National Academies Press, 2009.
 
Lassi, ZS, Imam AM, Dean SV et al.  Preconception care:  caffeine, smoking, alcohol, drugs and other environmental chemical/radiation exposure. Reprod Health 2014; 11(Suppl 3):S6. doi:10.1186/1742-4755-11-S3-S6.
 
Pennington Biomedical research center, LSU http://www.pbrc.edu/research-and-faculty/calculators/weight-loss-predictor/
 
Sharma R, Biedenharn K, Fedor J et al. Lifestyle factors and reproductive health: taking control of your fertility. Reprod Biol and Endocrinol 2013; doi:  10.1186/1477-7827-11-66
 
Singh S, Sedgh G, Hussain R. Unintended pregnancy: worldwide levels, trends, and outcomes. Stud Fam Plann. 2010; 41(4):241–50.
 
World Health Organization. Daily iron and folic acid supplementation in pregnant women. 2012.  
 
www.cdc.gov
www.eatright.org
www.acog.org
 
www.womenshealth.gov
www.who.org
www.efsa.europa.eu
 
http://www.pbrc.edu/research-and-faculty/calculators/weight-loss-predict...
 
http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs307/en/ 

Last revised: August, 2016

  • Nestlé Baby & me overarching infographic, Fantastic firsts.

  • Nestlé Navigating nutrition through the First 100 Days leaflet.


0-6 months: Welcoming a new arrival!

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 0-6 months, Allergies—what you need to know

Agostoni C, Braegger C, Decsi T et al. Breast-feeding: A commentary by the ESPGHAN Committee on Nutrition. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2009; 49(1):112–25.

Fleischer DM, Spergel JM, Assa’ad AH et al. Primary prevention of allergic disease through nutritional interventions. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2013; 1(1):29-36.

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Last revised: December, 2016

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 0-6 months, Breastfeeding one day at a time.

Bode L. The functional biology of human milk oligosaccharides. Early Hum Dev 2015; 91(11):619-22.

Goehring KC, Marriage BJ, Oliver JS et al. Similar to those who are breastfed, infants fed a formula containing 2’-Fucosyllactose have lower inflammatory cytokines in a randomized controlled trial. J Nutr 2016; 146(12):2559-66.

Harzer G, Haug M, Dieterich I et al. Changing patterns of human milk lipids in the course of lactation and during the day. Am J Clin Nutr 1983; 37(4):612-21.

Lonnerdal B, Erdmann P, Thakkar S et al. Longitudinal evolution of true protein, amino acids and bioactive proteins in breast milk: a developmental perspective. J Nutr Biochem 2017; 41:1-11.

Last revised: January, 2017

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 0-6 months, Nourishing yourself nourishes your baby.

Aubuchon-Endsley NL, Kennedy TS, Gilchrist M et al. Relationships among socioeconomic status, dietary intake, and stress in breastfeeding women. J Acad Nutr Diet 2015; 115(6):939-46.

Kolasa KM, Firnhaber G, Haven K. Diet for a healthy lactating woman. Clin Obstet Gynecol 2015; 58(4):893-901.

http://www.healthfitnessexperts.com/calories-burned-running/ (Accessed January 11 2017)

Last revised: January, 2017

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 0-6 months, Protein: too much of a good thing?

Agostoni C, Braegger C, Decsi T et al. Breast-feeding: A commentary by the ESPGHAN Committee on Nutrition. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2009; 49(1):112–25.
 
Arenz S, Ruckerl R, Koletzko B et al. Breast-feeding and childhood obesity—a systematic review. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 2004; 28(10):1247-56.
 
Belfort MB, Rifas-Shiman SL, Kleinman KP et al. Infant feeding and childhood cognition at ages 3 and 7 years: effects of breastfeeding duration and exclusivity. JAMA Pediatr 2013; 167(9):836-44.
 
Cai S, Pang WW, Low YL et al. Infant feeding effects on early neurocognitive development in Asian children. Am J Clin Nutr 2015; 101(2):326–36.
 
Dewey KG. Growth characteristics of breast-fed compared to formula-fed infants. Biol Neonate 1998; 74(2):94-105.
 
Fonseca AL, Albernaz EP, Kaufman CC et al. Impact of breastfeeding on the intelligence quotient of eight-year-old children. J Pediatr (Rio J) 2013; 89(4):346-53.
 
Harder T, Bergmann R, Kallischnigg G et al. Duration of breastfeeding and risk of overweight: a meta-analysis. Am J Epidemiol. 2005; 162(5):397-403.
 
Koletzko B, von Kries R, Closa R et al. Lower protein in infant formula is associated with lower weight up to age 2 y: a randomized clinical trial. Am J Clin Nutr 2009; 89(6):1836–45.
 
Leventakou V, Roumeliotaki T, Koutra K et al. Breastfeeding duration and cognitive, language and motor development at 18 months of age: Rhea mother-child cohort in Crete, Greece. J Epidemiol Community Health 2015; 69(3):232–9.
 
Victora CG, Barros FC, Horta BL et al. Breastfeeding and school achievement in Brazilian adolescents. Acta Paediatr 2005; 94(11):1656-60.
 
Victora CG, Bahl R, Barrios AJ et al. Lancet Breastfeeding Series Group. Breastfeeding in the 21st century: epidemiology, mechanisms, and lifelong effect. Lancet 2016; 387(10017):475-90. 

Last revised: May, 2017

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 0-6 months, The truth about breastfeeding.

Kolasa KM, Firnhaber G, Haven K. Diet for a healthy lactating woman. Clin Obstet Gynecol 2015; 58(4):893-901.

Mennella JA, Jagnow CP, Beauchamp GK. Prenatal and postnatal flavor learning by human infants. Pediatrics 2001; 107(6).http://www.pediatrics.org/cgi/content/full/107/6/e88.

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Last revised: May, 2017

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 0-6 months, Tummy time: let’s play!

American Academy of Pediatrics. Back to sleep, tummy to play. 2011

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Last revised: November, 2016

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 0-6 months, Tummy time workout.

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American Academy of Pediatrics. Back to sleep, tummy to play. 2011

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Kuo YL, Liao HF, Chen PC et al. The influence of wakeful prone positioning on motor development during the early life. J Dev Behav Pediatr 2008; 29(5):367-76.

Last revised: February, 2017

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 0-6 months, What to eat when you’re breastfeeding.

Allen LH. B vitamins in breast milk: relative importance of maternal status and intake, and effects on infant status and function. Adv Nutr 2012; 3(3):362-9.

American Academy of Pediatrics Policy Statement. Breastfeeding and the use of human milk. Pediatrics 2012; 129:e827–41.

James DC, Lessen R. Position of the American Dietetic Association: Promoting and supporting breastfeeding. J Am Diet Assoc. 2009; 109(11):1926-42.

Kolasa KM, Firnhaber G, Haven K. Diet for a healthy lactating woman. Clin Obstet Gynecol 2015; 58(4):893-901.

Last revised: May, 2017

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 0-6 months, Worldwide more than 80% of newborns are breastfed during their first month!

Victora CG, Bahl R, Barrios AJ et al. Lancet Breastfeeding Series Group. Breastfeeding in the 21st century: epidemiology, mechanisms, and lifelong effect. Lancet 2016; 387(10017):475-90. 
 
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Victora CG, Bahl R, Barrios AJ et al. Lancet Breastfeeding Series Group. Breastfeeding in the 21st century: epidemiology, mechanisms, and lifelong effect. Lancet 2016; 387(10017):475-90. 
 
Black RE, Victor CG, Walker SP et al. Maternal and Child Nutrition Study Group. Maternal and child undernutrition and overweight in low-income and middle-income countries. Lancet 2013; 382(9890):427-51. 
 
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Cai S, Pang WW, Low YL et al. Infant feeding effects on early neurocognitive development in Asian children. Am J Clin Nutr 2015; 101(2):326–36.
 
Belfort MB, Rifas-Shiman SL, Kleinman KP et al. Infant feeding and childhood cognition at ages 3 and 7 years: Effects of breastfeeding duration and exclusivity. JAMA Pediatr 2013; 167(9):836–44.
Lawrence R, Lawrence R. (2011) Breastfeeding: Guide for the Medical Professional. 7th ed: Mosby.
 
Tharner A, Luijk MP, Raat H et al. Breastfeeding and its relation to maternal sensitivity and infant attachment. J Dev Behav Pediatr 2012; 33(5):396–404.
 
Victora CG, Barros FC, Horta BL et al. Breastfeeding and school achievement in Brazilian adolescents. Acta Paediatr 2005; 94(11):1656–60.
 
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Agostoni C, Braegger C, Decsi T et al. Breast-feeding: A commentary by the ESPGHAN Committee on Nutrition. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2009; 49(1):112–25.
 
Duijts L, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A et al. Prolonged and exclusive breastfeeding reduces the risk of infectious diseases in infancy. Pediatrics 2010; 126(1):e18–25.
 
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Last revised: February, 2017

  • Nestlé Baby & me overarching infographic, Fantastic firsts.

  • Nestlé Navigating nutrition through the First 100 Days leaflet.

6-12 months: Adventures in food

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 6-8 months, 10 ways to introduce variety and texture.

Black MM, Aboud FE. Responsive feeding is imbedded in a theoretical framework of responsive parenting. J Nutr 2011; 141(3):490-4.
 
Maier A, Chabanet C, Schaal B et al. Effects of repeated exposure on acceptance of initially disliked vegetables in 7-month old infants. Food Quality and Preference 2007; 18:1023-32.
 
Maier-Noth A, Schaal B, Leathwood P et al. The lasting influences of early food-related variety experience: A longitudinal study of vegetable acceptance from 5 months to 6 years in two populations. PLoS One 2016; 11(3): e0151356. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0151356. 
 
Nicklaus S, Demonteil L, Tournier C. Modifying the texture of foods for infants and children. In: Modifying Food Texture, Volume 2. Elsevier, 2015: 187-222.
 
Nicklaus S. Complementary feeding strategies to facilitate acceptance of fruits and vegetables: A narrative review of the literature. Int J Environ Res Public Health 2016; 13(11): 1160; doi: 10.3390/ijerph13111160.

Last revised: December, 2017

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 6-8 months, Hungry or full? Nine faces of feeding.

Black MM, Aboud FE. Responsive feeding is embedded in a theoretical framework of responsive parenting. J Nutr 2011; 141(3):490-4.

Dattilo AM Programming long-term health: Effect of parent feeding approaches on long-term diet and eating patterns. In: Early nutrition and long-term health, mechanisms, consequences and opportunities. Ed., Saavedra and Dattilo, Elsevier, 2017: 471-95.

DiSantis KI, Hodges EA, Johnson SL et al. The role of responsive feeding in overweight during infancy and toddlerhood: A systematic review.  Int J Obes (Lond) 2011; 35 (4):480-92.

McNally J, Hugh-Jones S, Caton S et al. Communicating hunger and satiation in the first 2 years of life: a systematic review. Matern Child Nutr 2016; 12(2):205-28.

Last revised: November, 2017

  • Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 6-8 months, Starting solid foods doesn’t mean stopping breastfeeding.

American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Nutrition. The use of whole cow’s milk in infancy. Pediatrics 1992; 89(6):1105-9.
 
Black MM, Aboud FE. Responsive feeding is embedded in a theoretical framework of responsive parenting. J Nutr 2011; 141(3):490-4.
 
de Lauzon-Guillain B, Jones L, Oliveira A et al. The influence of early feeding practices on fruit and vegetable intake among preschool children in 4 European birth cohorts. Am J Clin Nutr 2013; 98(3):804-12.
 
Finn K, Callen C, Bhatia J et al. Importance of dietary sources of iron in infants and toddlers: Lessons from the FITS study. Nutrients 2017; 9(7):doi: 10.3390/nu9070733.
 
Horta BL, Loret de Mola C, Victora CG. Long-term consequences of breastfeeding on cholesterol, obesity, systolic blood pressure and type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Acta Paediatr 2015; 104(467):30-7. 
 
Maier-Noth A, Schaal B, Leathwood P et al. The lasting influences of early food-related variety experience: A longitudinal study of vegetable acceptance from 5 months to 6 years in two populations. PLoS One 2016; 11(3): e0151356. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0151356. 
 
Perrine CG, Galuska DA, Thompson FE et al. Breastfeeding duration is associated with child diet at 6 years. Pediatrics 2014; 134 Suppl 1:S50-5.
 
Scott JA, Chih TY, Oddy WH. Food variety at 2 years of age is related to duration of breastfeeding. Nutrients 2012; 4(10):1464-74. doi:10.3390/nu4101464.
 
Victora CG, Bahl R, Barrios AJ et al. Lancet Breastfeeding Series Group. Breastfeeding in the 21st century: epidemiology, mechanisms, and lifelong effect. Lancet 2016; 387(10017):475-90. 
 
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Last revised: December, 2017

Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program, 6-8 months, What foods to offer your baby now to encourage healthy eating later.

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Last revised: December, 2017

Nestlé Baby & me Nutrition Program,, 8-10 months, Sharing meals teaches healthy eating.

Anderson SE, Whitaker RC. Household routines and obesity in US preschool-aged children. Pediatrics 2010;125(3):420-8.

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