This article discusses the recent discovery in the importance of nutrition and how it can influence the bones in early development. Recently in class we've been learning about kids and there motor development and furthermore, the importance of bone growth. This article ties directly into that as it starts off with nutrition as the mother is still carrying the child. As the child begins to grow, so does their activity level, therefore as they become more active, they need the correct nutrition to aid in there growth. The article discusses that if a child is in a deficiency of nutrients, their body will struggle in growing as efficiently as possible. The lack of proper nutrition, while the bones in a child are growing and becoming stress from activity, can lead to chronic injuries.