Infant and Toddler Nutrition
Good nutrition during the first 2 years of life is vital for healthy growth and development. Starting good nutrition practices early can help children develop healthy dietary patterns. This website brings together existing information and practical strategies on feeding healthy foods and drinks to infants and toddlers, from birth to 24 months of age. Parents and caregivers can explore these pages to find nutrition information to help give their children a healthy start in life.
Learn more about breastfeeding here. Breast milk is a great source of nutrition for your baby.
Learn about choosing an infant formula, preparing and storing infant formula, and how much and how often to feed.
Feed your baby breast milk or infant formula from a bottle. Learn how to clean bottle feeding supplies and more.
Introduce your child to foods & drinks other than breast milk & infant formula when he or she is about 6 months old.
Learn how to tell when your child is hungry or full, about mealtime routines and tips, and more.
Give certain vitamins and minerals to help your child grow healthy and strong.
Explore relevant websites that have additional information on nutrition, breastfeeding, mealtime, and more.
Have more questions about feeding your infant or toddler? Visit our FAQ page.