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2013-10-09 23:20:55

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Future of Infant Nutrition. London (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 Introduction The $32.2bn total global infant nutrition market is large and diverse, and is contested by major manufacturers from both the food and pharmaceutical industries. This report aims to define, characterize, and analyze opportunities within the infant nutrition market, estimating product sales and growth, describing new product activity, and outlining the...

2013-09-25 23:25:46

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Lactose Industry London (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Lactose in US$ Thousands by the following End-Use Applications: Pharmaceuticals, Food & Beverages, Confectionery, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period...

2013-09-24 10:14:58

Frequent bedsharing between a mother and infant was associated with longer duration of breastfeeding, but researchers warned of the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) associated with bedsharing, in a study by Yi Huang, Ph.D., of the University of Maryland, Baltimore, and colleagues. The authors write that while some experts and professional societies advocate bedsharing to promote breastfeeding, others recommend against it to reduce the risk of SIDS. The American Academy of...

2013-09-19 23:19:10

Transparency Market Research published new "Global Baby Food Market: Pediatric Nutrition Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2007 - 2017" market research report to its report store. Browse the report with TOC; visit http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/baby-food-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 According to Transparency Market Research “Baby Food & Pediatric Nutrition Market: Global Analysis and Forecast (2007 –...

2013-09-10 10:24:36

And they are promoted for infants starting at an age when all they need is breast milk UK commercial baby foods don't meet infants' dietary weaning needs, because they are predominantly sweet foods that provide little extra nutritional goodness over breast milk, indicates research published online in Archives of Disease in Childhood. Furthermore, they are promoted for infants from the age of four months -- an age when they should still be on an exclusive breast milk diet, say the...

2013-08-13 11:09:42

University of Kansas scientists have found that infants who were fed formula enriched with long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFA) from birth to 12 months scored significantly better than a control group on several measures of intelligence conducted between the ages of three to six years. Specifically, the children showed accelerated development on detailed tasks involving pattern discrimination, rule-learning and inhibition between the ages of three to five years of age as well as...

2013-08-06 13:06:46

A new analysis has found that mothers who are more extroverted and less anxious are more likely to breastfeed and to continue to breastfeed than mothers who are introverted or anxious. Published early online in the Journal of Advanced Nursing, the study indicates that new mothers with certain personalities may need additional support and education to help them feel confident, self assured, and knowledgeable about breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is important for the health of both mother and...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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