In light of the government’s plan for action to reduce childhood obesity, Nutrition Bulletin has produced a Virtual Issue entitled 'Nutrition in the early years - laying the foundations for healthy eating'. This includes twelve papers, all of which are free to download and can be accessed via the Nutrition Bulletin website

  • Nutrition in the early years – laying the foundations for healthy eating (Editorial)
    M. Hetherington
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 41, Issue 4, December 2016
  • Reaching consensus on a ‘vegetables first’ approach to complementary feeding
    L. Chambers, M. Hetherington, L. Cooke, H. Coulthard, M. Fewtrell, P. Emmett, J. Lowdon, J. Blissett, J. Lanigan, C. Baseley, S. Stanner
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 41, Issue 3, September 2016, Pages: 270-276, DOI: 10.1111/nbu.12220
  • Complementary feeding: Vegetables first, frequently and in variety
    L. Chambers
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 41, Issue 2, June 2016, Pages: 142–146, DOI: 10.1111/nbu.12202
  • Parents, portions and potential distortions: Unpicking children's meal size
    K. McCrickerd and C. G. Forde
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 41, Issue 1, March 2016, Pages: 67–71, DOI: 10.1111/nbu.12190
  • Introducing solid foods using baby-led weaning vs. spoon-feeding: A focus on oral development, nutrient intake and quality of research to bring balance to the debate
    J. A. Y. Cichero
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 41, Issue 1, March 2016, Pages: 72–77, DOI: 10.1111/nbu.12191
  • Healthy eating for 1–3 year-olds: A food-based guide
    B. Benelam, H. Gibson-Moore and S. Stanner
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 40, Issue 2, June 2015, Pages: 107–117, DOI: 10.1111/nbu.12134
  • Do we need free vitamins for all babies and young children in the UK?
    S. Alderton
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 39, Issue 2, June 2014, Pages: 187–194, DOI: 10.1111/nbu.12089
  • Infant nutrition – diet between 6 and 24 months, implications for paediatric growth, overweight and obesity
    J. Hardwick and A. Sidnell
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 39, Issue 4, December 2014, Pages: 354–363, DOI: 10.1111/nbu.12118
  • Early growth and obesity risk – What should health professionals be advising?
    E. Papadopoulou and S. Stanner
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 39, Issue 2, June 2014, Pages: 195–212, DOI: 10.1111/nbu.12090
  • Implementing behaviour change for healthier lifestyles in obese children
    P. J. Gately and C. Curtis
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 38, Issue 1, March 2013, Pages: 43–49, DOI: 10.1111/nbu.12006
  • Why we don't breastfeed our children and what we should do about it
    B. J. Stewart-Knox
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 38, Issue 1, March 2013, Pages: 57–60, DOI: 10.1111/nbu.12008
  • The development of childhood dietary preferences and their implications for later adult health
    C. Venter and G. Harris
    Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 34, Issue 4, December 2009, Pages: 391–394, DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-3010.2009.01784.x