Baby foods full of sugar: study

Commercial baby foods offer no nutritional advantage over formula for weaning infants, and are often laden with sugar, an in-depth analysis has shown.

The study of over 450 UK products found the nutritional content of ready-made, spoonable baby foods was very similar to that of breast milk and "remarkably similar" to infant formula.

Iron content was highest in formula, despite iron requirement being one of the main arguments for introducing complementary solid