– The use of age-appropriate, adequate and safe solid or semi-solid food in addition to breast milk or a breast milk substitute. The process starts when breast milk or infant formula alone is no longer sufficient to meet the nutritional requirements of an infant. It is not recommended to provide any solid, semi-solid or soft foods to children less than 6 months of age. The target range for complementary feeding is generally considered to be 6–23 months.
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