Journal Article

Dietary Guidelines for Infants: A Timely Reminder

Walter H. Glinsmann, Sandra J. Bartholmey and Frances Coletta

in Nutrition Reviews

Volume 54, issue 2, pages 50-57
Published in print February 1996 | ISSN: 0029-6643
Published online September 2014 | e-ISSN: 1753-4887 | DOI:
Dietary Guidelines for Infants: A Timely Reminder

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The 1995 edition of Dietary Guidelines for Americans has recently been released. In anticipation of the heightened attention that these revised guidelines will undoubtedly receive, there is renewed discussion about the need for Dietary Guidelines for Infants. These guidelines would reinforce to parents and nutrition professionals that many diet strategies designed to promote adult health and nutrition are inappropriate for infants and children under the age of two. These guidelines, developed in 1994 by the Gerber Products Company, seek to distinguish the unique dietary needs of this vulnerable population.

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