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Table 1 What works for the prevention and treatment of malnutrition

From: Environmental enteropathy and malnutrition: do we know enough to intervene?

Intervention Application
Improving women's nutrition, especially before, during and after pregnancy Mother
Early and exclusive breastfeeding for first 6 months Mother-infant
Timely, safe, appropriate good quality complementary feeding for 6-24 months Infant
Micronutrient supplementation or fortification (iron, zinc, vitamin A, iodine, folate, calcium, vitamin D) Mother & infant
Promotion of responsive infant feeding practices Mother
Treatment of severe acute malnutrition Infant