Pediatric Nutrition

Clinical Nutrition Therapy and Everyday Nutrition for children, without a side of diet culture

Nutritional intake and growth are significant areas of concern for parents. At The Nutrition Project we strive to ensure that each child's nutritional adequacy is individually assessed and optimised. ​

Clinical Nutrition Management of:
  • Infant feeding and weaning
  • Food allergies
  • Coeliac Disease
  • Faltering growth, weight concerns
  • food refusal, fussy eating
  • Diabetes
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    (Crohn's disease, Ulcerative colitis)
  • Tube feeding
  • Medical or developmental diagnoses
    that impact nutrition status
Pediatric Nutrition
Children don't need to start "dieting," they need to correct their eating behaviours for optimal growth
Everyday Nutrition:
  • Research has shown the putting children on rigid "diets" does more harm than good.
  • Contrary to popular belief, strict food rules don't work either.
  • They may end up with disordered eating, an unhealthy relationship with food and a negative body image.
  • Instead, parents need to be involved in creating a nutrient-rich environment; while children are required to be patiently taught how to get back in touch with their natural body cues.
  • They need to be engaged in positive conversations about food, exercise and their bodies. This leads to them being of an appropriate weight while enjoying all kinds of foods.
Pediatric Nutrition

Optimal management of nutritional status is not only essential from the perspective of growth maintenance and illness prevention, but also gives them the additional ability to enhance:​

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