Nutrition and brain development in early life (Insight Series)

07 Nov 14
Topic(s): Breastfeeding, Complementary feeding, Research
Location: Global
Language(s): English, Vietnamese
Audience: Policy makers and legislators, Program designers and implementers
Programs: Strategic use of data

Reviews evidence of the effect of undernutrition from conception through the first two years of life on brain development and on the short-term and long-term development of cognitive, motor, and socio-emotional skills.