Supporting the child’s healthy growth
Between the ages of one and five, children change rapidly as they develop vital motor and cognitive skills. In these early years, adequate uptake of minerals such as iron and calcium is important for healthy growth 31EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products Nutrition and Allergies. Calcium and bone growth – Scientific substantiation of a health claim related to calcium and bone growth pursuant to Article 14 of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 – Scientific Opinion of the Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies. EFSA J. 6, 1–11 (2008). 32EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products Nutrition and Allergies (NDA). Scientific Opinion on the substantiation of health claims related to magnesium and electrolyte balance (ID 238), energy-yielding metabolism (ID 240, 247, 248), neurotransmission and muscle contraction including heart muscle (ID 241, 242), cell division (I. EFSA J. 7, 1–20 (2009) 33EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products Nutrition and Allergies (NDA). Scientific Opinion on the substantiation of health claims related to iron and formation of red blood cells and haemoglobin, oxygen transport, energy-yielding metabolism, function of the immune system, cognitive function and cell division pursuant to Artic. EFSA J. 7, 1–20 (2009). Find out how to support mineral uptake in young children with the help of FrieslandCampina Ingredients’ portfolio.