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Flashcards in Infant nutrition Deck (11)
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1

Infants use large amounts of energy and nutrients in proportion to their ___ ___ to keep their metabolic processes going

body size

2

Adults need less than __ cals per pound as opposed to infants who need __ cals per pound

18
45

3

Infants vitamin D in comparison to adult

Recommendations for infants 7 times greater per pound than an adult male

4

Infants vitamin A and C in comparison to adult

Recommendations for infants about 4 times as much per pounds than adult male

5

Infants Niacin in comparison to adult

Similar recommendations per pound for adults and infants

6

Infant 0 to 4 months

Breast milk or formula

7

Infant diet 4-6 months

Iron fortified cereal mixed w/ breastmilk, formula, or water

8

Infant diet 6-8 months

Breast milk or formula
Baby cereal
Fruit/baby fruit juice
Vegetables

9

Infant diet 8-12 months

Meat introduced
Breads and cereals from table

10

Infant diet 12-24 months

Eat pretty much anything
Whole fruits and vegetables

11

Provide healthy eating tips for children
o Be patient and persistent
o Be a planner
o Be a good role model
o Be adventurous
o Be creative

absorb