Posts Categorized: Children’s Health

Giving Your Child A Head Start: The Importance Of Nutritional Imprinting

Whether early diet influences long-term health or achievement is a key question in the study of nutrition. Such long-term consequences would invoke the concept of nutritional imprinting, which is a process that can stimulate or retard future development at a critical period of a child’s life. Research from small mammals and primates shows that early… Read more »