Infants & Toddlers

Baby 0-12 Months: Feeding and Nutrition

American Academy of Pediatrics

Breastfeeding a Baby with a Health Problem

DHHS. Office on Women's Health.

Understand common health problems in infants, the causes, and strategies for continued breastfeeding during health problems.

Toddler Nutrition and Health Resource List (PDF | 139)

USDA. NAL. Food and Nutrition Information Center.

A collection of resources on toddler nutrition and health issues, including food allergies, picky eaters, oral health, and physical activity.

Infant Nutrition and Health Resource List (PDF | 146 KB)

USDA. NAL. Food and Nutrition Information Center.

Collection of resources on infant nutrition, breastfeeding and general feeding, including books, pamphlets and audiovisuals.

WIC Works - Child MedlinePlus: Infant and Toddler Nutrition

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Latest news on infant and toddler nutrition and provides age specific information on feeding children for the first two years.

Common Feeding Problems

American Academy of Pediatrics.

Understand why feeding problems occur and how to overcome the challenges.

Parent Express: A Guide for You and Your Baby

University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension.

Helps parents understand infant needs and development at different stages:

Nutrition for Infants and Toddlers

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

View nutrition guidance on choosing appropriate amounts and types of foods to feed infants and toddlers.

Feeding Your 1- to 2-Year-Old

Nemours Foundation. KidsHealth.

Discusses some key issues such as iron intake, foods to avoid and how much children should eat.

Starting Solids: Nutrition Guide for Infants and Children 6 to 18 Months of Age

International Food Information Council Foundation

Describes healthy feeding practices for babies and toddlers including when and how to introduce solid foods, and which foods to avoid. Also includes how to handle infant choking. Also available in PDF |1.4 MB.

Breast Feeding vs. Formula Feeding


Discusses advantages and challenges of both breast feeding and formula feeding.

Prevent Childhood Choking: It's Up to You (PDF | 1.83 MB)

International Food Information Council.

Information for parents and child care providers on keeping mealtime and the house safe.

Feeding Your Infant

Clemson University Cooperative Extension.

Provides guidance on food preparation and nutrition for infants. Also available in PDF.

SuperKids Nutrition

SuperKids Nutrition, Inc.

Provides nutrition tips and tools for children, including infants and toddlers, and families.