Supporting More Than Physical Growth With Protein and Key Nutrients

Sometimes Kids Behind in Growth Need a Little Help

With protein and key nutrients, PediaSure® supports more than just physical growth:

 
 
MUSCLE & BONE

Undernutrition can result in delayed growth and development1,2

Protein, calcium, and vitamin D

IMMUNE HEALTH 

Undernutrition can deplete the body and increase susceptibility to common illnesses3

Antioxidants like vitamins C and E and selenium

 
 
BRAIN & EYE 

Undernutrition can negatively affect cognitive development and academic achievement in children1,2                             

DHA, lutein, and choline

Comparison of PediaSure & Common Foods Used for Weight Gain

Getting Growth Back on Track Is as Easy as 1-2-3

1. MAKE SOME SIMPLE CHANGES TO YOUR CHILD’S DIET

  • Incorporate foods from all 5 food groups during the day
  • Choose whoe grains more often than refined grains
  • Focus on whole fruits more often than drinking 100% juice
  • Try a different color of vegetable 3 times a week

Find more simple diet changes at choosemyplate.gov

2. GIVE THEM 2 PEDIASURE PER DAY FOR NUTRITION SUPPORT
PediaSure has key nutrients kids may need to catch up on growth as they move towards a healthier diet

  • Complete, Balanced Nutrition®
  • Clinicaly proven* to help kids grow
  • #1 pediatrician recommended brand
  • PediaSure can be used as a snack, ina recipe, or with meals

3. CHECK YOUR CHILD’S GROWTH PROGRESS

  • Look for progress in their weight, appetite, and energy level, and schedule a follow-up appointment with your doctor

* Studied in children at risk for malnutrition.
ǁ Nutrients include protein, vitamins A & D, zinc, and antioxidants (vitamins C & E and selenium).
Nutrition information sourced from USDA Nutrient Database, https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/. Accessed November 30, 2020.

References: 1. Black RE, et al. Lancet. 2013;382(9890):427-451. 2. Victora CG, et al. Lancet. 2008;371(9609):340-357. 3. Bresnahan KA, et al. Adv Nutr. 2014;5(6):702-711.