baby food

Probiotics for treating infant colic
Probiotics for treating infant colic August 28, 2016 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Infant colic, or excessive crying for no apparent cause, is extremely common and can have significant consequences for the baby and their mother’s mental health. It affects up to 20% of infants. Probiotics for treating infant colic, which was published ... Read More »

Dietary intake differs in infants who follow baby-led weaning
Dietary intake differs in infants who follow baby-led weaning June 8, 2016 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

University of Otago researchers have undertaken the first-ever study looking at what infants eat when they follow baby-led weaning and found that they have a lot of healthy eating habits, but also some less healthy ones. Study co-author and co-Principal ... Read More »

Nut butter
Nut butter April 20, 2016 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Preparation time: 5 minutes Cooking time: No cooking Difficulty rating: Easy Age recommendation: 6 months and above Ingredients: Makes 21 servings (based on a 20 gram serve). 250g almonds (natural) 150 g cashews (roasted, unsalted) 20 g rice bran oil Pinch salt Pinch sugar Method: ... Read More »

How to avoid bringing up fussy eaters
How to avoid bringing up fussy eaters April 16, 2016 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Babies and toddlers who try a wide range of fruit and vegetables around 12 to 14 months of age will be less fussy eaters by the age of 3.7 years and like and eat a greater variety of fruit and ... Read More »

Here comes the aeroplane…free videos guide first steps in feeding infants
Here comes the aeroplane…free videos guide first steps in feeding infants March 16, 2016 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

What and when to feed a baby can be stressful for parents and carers, with lots of confusing and conflicting information about. Help is at hand from LEAPS (Learning, Eating, Active, Play, Sleep), a free program led by QUT in ... Read More »

Rhubarb and pear puree
Rhubarb and pear puree February 12, 2016 (4 votes, average: 4.75 out of 5)

Baby puree recipe with rhubarb and pear. It’s a healthy snack for babies 6-12 months who are making the transition to eating solid foods. Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 25 minutes- cutting the pears into smaller chunks reduces the ... Read More »

Formula frenzy sparked by unethical marketing
Formula frenzy sparked by unethical marketing November 28, 2015 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

The recent baby formula shortage in Australia highlights the unethical marketing practices of infant formula manufacturers across the world, according to an infant feeding expert from Western Sydney University. Dr Karleen Gribble, from the School of Nursing and Midwifery, researches ... Read More »

Learning to read infant hunger cues
Learning to read infant hunger cues November 19, 2015 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Obesity is the second highest contributor to poor health and premature death in Australia and it’s on the rise, according to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. In 2012, almost two in three adults (or 63%) were overweight or ... Read More »

High-fat maternal diet changes newborn heart ‘tastebuds’
High-fat maternal diet changes newborn heart ‘tastebuds’ August 14, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Baby rats whose mothers were fed a high-fat diet had larger than normal hearts with fewer taste receptors for bitter flavours, according to new UNSW research. The study, led by the UNSW Head of Pharmacology Professor Margaret Morris and published ... Read More »

Australia beating UK in baby food battle
Australia beating UK in baby food battle August 13, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Aussie children are getting a better start than their UK cousins, with Australian first research finding that the majority of baby and toddler foods sold at our supermarkets are of a high nutritional quality. Senior author Professor Victoria Flood from ... Read More »







 
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