Healthy Infants & Young Children

Nutrition, Information for Health Professionals

The Nutrition Guidelines for Healthy Infants and Young Children is a provincial resource that provides nurses, physicians, dietitians and other health professionals in Alberta with evidence informed, practical feeding and nutrition recommendations for healthy infants and young children.

Nutrition Guidelines

Infant Formula

Complementary Feeding

Key Nutrients

Other Milks & Fluids


Other Topics

Need help finding an infant nutrition education resource? Visit Nutrition Education and search topic Caregivers of Infants or Caregivers of Younger Children.

Parents and caregivers can be directed to Healthy Parents Healthy Children for nutrition information on healthy infants and young children.

Visit to find trustworthy health information and useful tools. is a Government of Alberta initiative in partnership with Alberta Health Services.