Research shows that free play and engaging with you is essential for your child’s speech, sleep, creativity, and brain growth. At a time when we’re surrounded by smartphones, tablets, and kiddie TV channels, it’s important to switch off and interact.
By Danial Ahmad
Jan 25, 2022
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We believe that breastfeeding is the best nutritional start for babies and we fully support the World Health Organizations recommendation of exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of life followed by the introduction of adequate nutritious complementary foods along with sustained breastfeeding for up to two years of age.
Nestlé Start Well & Stay Well is here to share the science based information to support you as a confident parent in giving your child the best possible nutrition.