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Solid foods and infant growth

Primary Objective

The researchers want to learn how consuming different types of solid foods during early complementary feeding affects growth, neurodevelopment, sleep, and the bacteria in the gut. If you have a breastfed infant younger than 6 months, you may be eligible to participate.

Study category: Pediatrics

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This is a 7 month long study, with visits occurring once every month. The first and last visit will be conducted at Children's Hospital Colorado and the other 5 visits will be home visits. Compensation will be provided.

Main Procedures Involved: - Collection of stool, urine, breastmilk, blood - Monthly weight, length, and head circumference measurements - Monthly 3-day diet record - Sleep watch data - Neurodevelopment assessment

Duration of Participation: 7 months



Full-term, generally healthy and exclusively breastfed babies

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Childrens Hospital Colorado

Principal Investigator
Minghua Tang,  PhD

Minghua Tang, PhD


Study ID

Protocol Number: 19-0546

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