[Complementary feeding: current recommendations].

  • André Briend
  • Published 2009 in
    Medecine tropicale : revue du Corps de sante…

Abstract

The World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) currently recommend exclusive breastfeeding for 6 months and continued breastfeeding up to 2 years of age and beyond if possible. The period between 6 and 24 months is known as the complementary feeding period. In 2003 WHO published recommendations for complementary… (More)

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