Primary Health Care Resource Centre

Nutrition Guidelines - Healthy Infants and Young Children

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 and Fluids

GI Function

Food and Feeding Safety


Other Areas of Interest

Need help finding an infant nutrition education resource? Visit Nutrition Education Materials and select the infants heading.

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. My Health Alberta is a Government of Alberta initiative in partnership with Alberta Health Services.