Tag Archives: Baby

When It’s Time to Introduce Solid Foods to Your Child

By Kevann Jordan, Recent ASU Nutrition Student When a baby is born its mother is able to provide for all of his or her nutritional needs through breast milk until about 6 months old. According to the la leche league … Continue reading

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Obesity and Pregnancy

By Alise Robers, Recent Arizona State University Nutrition Student  Most healthy woman expect their pregnancies will proceed normally and they will go home with a happy and healthy baby. However, this is not the case for all women due to … Continue reading

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Pregnancy and Nutrition

By Eric LeClair, Recent Arizona State University Student  We have all heard the infamous line our parents told us when were kids: “drink that milk so you can grow strong bones”. We just didn’t know how true that statement was. … Continue reading

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Healthy Babies, Healthy Moms

By Laura Slatalla, ASU Nutrition Student Breastfeeding creates healthy babies and mothers, as well as a financial benefit. The current recommendation for breastfeeding is exclusively for 6 months before introducing any solids, and at least until 12 months before weaning … Continue reading

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Homemade Baby Food: What You Need to Know

By Michael Russell, Arizona State University Nutrition Communications Student In May, my wife and I will be introducing our first child, Harrison, into the world.  We are extremely excited and thrilled to meet him.  One of the first things we … Continue reading

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