The infant gut microbiome and immunity

The gut is home to trillions of microorganisms, collectively known as the gut microbiome. This microbiome plays a pivotal role in supporting a healthy immune system as well as supporting other functions for overall health. An infant’s first few years of life are recognised to be a crucial window of opportunity to support healthy development of the gut microbiome and the immune system, influencing health in later life.

Here, you will find our range of resources with information on the infant gut microbiome, it’s links with immunity and how best to support this in early life.