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Feeding infants and young children

  • Margaret E. Cameron
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Abstract

When an infant is born it is already nine months old. Growth and development during the foetal period are influenced by maternal nutrition. Birth weight is similarly influenced and this in turn affects the infant’s ability to adapt to the extrauterine environment and its further normal development.

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© H. M. Wallace and G. J. Ebrahim 1981

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