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The fascinating history of babyfood

January 29th, 2016

Episode 115 of 212 episodes

What did people feed their babies before there were cans of baby food available in supermarkets? Obviously babies ate something as a interim food between breastmilk and adult food? What were the choices available to parents before the invention of bottles, cans and aluminium packs of heat treated fruit? Has the commercialization of baby food led to a healthier outcome for children and how has fashion affected what our children are eating?

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