ADOPTION NUTRITION

New research out of the University of Minnesota shows that under-nutrition in adopted kids is not always obvious and may actually worsen if gone untreated during the period of “catch-up growth” post-adoption.  We’ve joined with SPOON Foundation to bring adoptive families, child welfare providers, & medical clinics a new, comprehensive resource developed to educate parents about the unique nutritional and feeding needs of adopted and foster children.  AdoptionNutrition.org offers critical information in a user-friendly format, covering topics such as:

The site also serves as a venue for adoptive and foster families to share their nutrition-related experiences and ask questions of an expert team.

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