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Media information for National Nutrition Week 2011

Feeding Smart from the Start.
Overall and supporting messages.

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Communication Summary

The first two years of life is the window of opportunity to ensure optimal growth and development of a child.

National Nutrition Week 2011 aims to promote adequate nutritional intake from the age of 6 months until 2 years of age through the following messages:

From six months of age your baby needs breastmilk and solid foods; to promote health, support growth and enhance development.  This is called complementary feeding.