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Nutrition for taking on the world

The growth and development of young children relies on getting adequate nutrients and creating an environment in the gut that welcomes the right bacteria 86Laursen, M. F., Bahl, M. I., Michaelsen, K. F., & Licht, T. R. (2017). First foods and gut microbes. Frontiers in Microbiology. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2017.00356. Brands can help parents ensure their children grow up healthy by leveraging proven and trusted ingredients that support physical as well as mental development.

How to help young children thrive

Whatever the positioning of your young child milk formula – supporting the immune system, helping healthy growth, encouraging cognitive development or all of the above, it’s essential to formulate with high-quality, science-backed ingredients. That’s what wins the trust of parents the world over, who prioritise their children’s health above all else.

What health issues are parents and healthcare professionals around the globe witnessing?

Research reveals what parents need the most support with, when it comes to early childhood nutrition.

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