Human intelligence is influenced by hereditary factors or genetic and environmental factors including nutrition and nutrition. A child can develop a variety of intelligence if you have hereditary factors and stimulated by the environment continuously. Physical and biological needs good nutrition especially since in the womb to adolescence, especially for brain development, prevention and treatment of diseases that can affect the development of intelligence and physical skills to perform everyday activities. The provision of complete and balanced nutrition since in the womb to age 3, the more the number of cells in the baby’s brain. The better the quality of branching of brain cells, would be the better the function of synapses between brain cells of infants and toddlers.
The brain cells of the fetus is formed from 3-4 months in the mother’s womb, and then after birth until the age of 3-4 years the number increased rapidly to reach billions of cells, but there is no relationship between these cells. Nerve cells toddler brain is growing very rapidly. It can be seen from the weight gain of the brain or head circumference of infants. When a baby is born, it weighs about 25% of the adult brain. Then at the age of one year weighed already reached 70% of the adult brain age. For more information about the required nutrients infants and toddlers, as well as other health information, can be read on iytmed.org.