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New insight into why breastfed babies have improved immune systems
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New insight into why breastfed babies have improved immune systems

Research led by the University of Birmingham and Birmingham Women's and Children's NHS Foundation Trust has revealed new…

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Human Milk Oligosaccharides may play a role in Childhood Obesity Prevention?
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Human Milk Oligosaccharides may play a role in Childhood Obesity Prevention?

A recent literature review from September 2019 by Sarah Maessen from the Liggins Institute, University of Auckland, New…

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Food During The First Months Of Life Can Have A Lasting Impact On Health
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Food During The First Months Of Life Can Have A Lasting Impact On Health

Recent update on the global projects on early nutrition and long lasting health covering Nutrimenthe project, UK10K…

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Study in nutrients shows important role choline and DHA play in infant brain and eye health
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Study in nutrients shows important role choline and DHA play in infant brain and eye health

A new study highlights current research into the roles of choline and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) in maternal and infant…

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Scientific Opinion on the essential composition of infant and follow-on formulae
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Scientific Opinion on the essential composition of infant and follow-on formulae

This opinion reviews the opinion provided by the Scientific Committee on Food in 2003 on the essential requirements of…

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Scientific Opinion on nutrient requirements and dietary intakes of infants and young children in the European Union
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Scientific Opinion on nutrient requirements and dietary intakes of infants and young children in the European Union

This Opinion described dietary intakes and requirements in infants and young children in Europe and the potential role…

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Scientific Opinion on the substantiation of a health claim related to DHA and contribution to normal brain development pursuant to Article 14 of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006
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Scientific Opinion on the substantiation of a health claim related to DHA and contribution to normal brain development pursuant to Article 14 of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006

An opinion on the scientific substantiation of a health claim related to docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and contribution to…

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Nutrient intake in early childhood and developmental outcomes in later life
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Nutrient intake in early childhood and developmental outcomes in later life

The presentations covered topics on the nutritional intake and developmental outcomes and the importance of optimizing…

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The Role Of Nutrition In Children’s Neurocognitive Development, From Pregnancy Through Childhood
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The Role Of Nutrition In Children’s Neurocognitive Development, From Pregnancy Through Childhood

Discussed possible associations of individual nutrient intakes and more recently dietary patterns to neurocognitive…

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