Infant Feeds Closest to Human Milk: Are They All the Same?

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Topic(s): Nutrition & Disease Management Nutrition Health & Wellness
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Exclusive breastfeeding is recommended for the first 6 months of life and should be continued up to first 2 years. Breast milk is the gold standard for the infant that is enriched with all the essential nutrients required for proper growth and development of the infants.
This article covers what makes breast milk so unique, the evolution of alternate feeds and the common substitutes for human milk in India.