NNI Knowledge Series

This series contains the transcripts, abstracts and reviews of key nutrition sessions and topics.

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Nutritional Requirement for 2–5-Year-Growing-up Milk (GUM)

The period from 2 to 5 years of childhood marks rapid cognitive, social, emotional, and motor development. Nutrient…

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Infantile Colic: Potential Reason Behind an Inconsolable Infant

Infantile colic, otherwise known as excessive crying, is one of the most common reasons for parents to consult their…

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Growing-Up Milks: Nutritional Relevance and Importance

Toddlers are children, during this growing phase, they have specific nutritional requirements. If these specific…

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Importance of the Appropriate Complementary Feeding

Early dietary behavior, right from the complementary feeding period, influences the food preferences and health outcomes…

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Gut Comfort in Infancy

Functional gastrointestinal (GI) disorders are considered common today, especially during the 12 months of life.1 Many…

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Role of Protein in Long-Term Health and Metabolic Programming

Breast milk is the gold standard for infant nutrition. Because of its unique composition, particularly the quality and…

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

Exclusive breastfeeding is recommended for the first 6 months of life and should be continued up to first 2 years…

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Effect of Dietary Protein on Plasma Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1, Growth, and Body Composition in Healthy Term Infants

Obesity is now an epidemic worldwide. Early nutrition can have a significant impact on the growth and weight gain in…

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Human Milk Lessons : Human Milk Lipids

Koletzko focuses on functional lipid components in human milk. Adding complex lipids and milk fat globule membranes as…

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