Official Concept and Definition

Complementary feeding

Definition

The process starting when breast milk alone is no longer sufficient to meet the nutritional requirements of infants and therefore, other foods and liquids are needed, along with breast milk
Notes:
The target age range for complementary feeding is generally taken to be 6-24 months of age, even though brestfeeding may continue beyond two years

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PSA

https://psa.gov.ph/
Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Health and Nutrition
PSA Board Resolution PSA Board Resolution No 01, Series of 2017 - 182
https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/PSA%20BOARD%20RESO%2001%202017.pdf
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Statistical Activity Health

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