Institute of Epidemiology & Health Care


Baby Food Matters

14 June 2018

Dr Clare Llewellyn, leader of the Obesity research group in the Department of Behavioural Science (BSH) and Health, has published a book - "Baby Food Matters".

Babay Food matters 2 It provides parents with evidence-based guidance on what and how to feed infants and toddlers during the first 1000 days - from conception to their second birthday. The book summarises much of the research that has come out of the BSH over the last decade, and features the key findings from Gemini - a large population-based prospective twin cohort set up to establish genetic and environmental influence on early growth, with a focus on eating behaviour.