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Infant, Child and Adolescent Nutrition


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Table of Contents

Nutritional Requirements and Healthy Eating
Nutritional Requirements
Principles of a Balanced Nutritious Diet for Children Over 1 Year
Social and Cultural Influences on Food Choices

Assessment of Growth and Nutritional Intake
Measuring and Assessing Growth
Assessing Nutritional Intake

Prenatal Nutrition
Preconception and Fertility

Infants: 0-12 Months
Milk Feeding 78
Weaning onto Solid Foods - Complementary Feeding
Common Feeding Problems in Infancy
Preterm Infants

Preschool Children: 1-4 Years
Preschool Children 1-4 Years 132
Common Nutritional Problems in Preschool Children
Feeding Preschool Children in Childcare Settings

School Age Children
Primary School Age Children
Nutrition for Adolescents

Nutrition for Chronic Conditions
Food Hypersensitivity - Food Allergies and Intolerances
Childhood Obesity
Nutrition for Children with Chronic Diseases and Syndromes

Answers to Activities
Appendix 1: Function and Food Sources of Nutrients
Appendix 2: Growth Charts
Appendix 3: BMI Charts

About the Author

Judy More BSc RD RNutr. Freelance Paediatric Dietitian; Director,


"The book is clearly written, the text concise, with many tables and illustrations. It is divided into 7 sections: nutritional requirements, assessment of growth and nutrition, intake chapters by age groups, chronic diseases and obesity. At the end is a very complete index. Very useful; Recommended.
-Professor Zvi Laron, Pediatric Endocrinology Reviews, Vol. 10, No. 4, July 2013

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