Guidelines for Feeding Healthy Infants

Infancy

Job aid for WLOL course: Feeding Infants: Nourishing Attitudes and Techniques

Knowing what kinds of foods to feed and infant and when are important for proper growth and development. This jobs aid supports content for the WIC Learning Online course, Infant Feeding, Nourishing Attitudes and Techniques, and provides general guidelines for feeding the healthy, full-term infant.

Visit our Toxic Metals in Baby Food for information about the FDA's “Closer to Zero” action plan for reducing exposure to toxic elements, including lead, arsenic, cadmium, and mercury, from foods for babies and young children. 

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Developed by: USDA, Food and Nutrition Service
Publication date: June 2017