21+ Nutrition Recommendations For A Six Month Old Infant Background. Principles and recommendations for the nutrition of older infants (six to 12 months) and young children (12 to 24 months). Recommend infants and young children always be supervised during feeding.
It is normal for infants to wake up overnight to feed for the first several months. A caregiver should feed an infant when it is hungry and not restrict its intake. Avoid cow, soy, and other processed milks for the.
At 6 months old, your baby may be able to sit up unsupported on her own and be able to sit well in a high chair too.
Avoid cow, soy, and other processed milks for the. Get copies of this resource. Adequate nutrition during infancy and early childhood is essential to ensure the health, growth and development of children. Only 58% of infants less than six months of age are exclusively breastfed and the optimal complementary feeding practice was 7%.