Arkansas Children's Hospital Careers About Arkansas Children's Hospital Contact Us News
Patients and Families Healthcare Professionals Supporters

Nutrition & Eating

Infant Nutrition
Infant Nutrition
Breast milk is best for your baby and is beneficial even if you only breastfeed for a short amount of time, or part-time.
Pre-school Nutrition
Pre-school Nutrition
Preschoolers are eager to learn, especially from other people. They need supervision at mealtime, as they are still working on chewing and swallowing skills.
School-age Nutrition
School-age Nutrition
School-aged children usually eat four to five times a day, including snacks. Many food habits, likes, and dislikes are established during this time.
Adolescent Nutrition
Adolescent Nutrition
Use the food pyramid as a guideline to help your adolescent eat a healthy diet. It's important that he or she eat a variety of foods while taking in the right amount of calories and fat.
Doctors
Health Info
Services
Events
Videos
CareHub
Research
Donate Now