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Healthy Habits and Nutrition in Children

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Healthy Habits and Nutrition in Children

You want to nourish your child with a wide variety of healthy foods chosen from all major food groups. But what if your child is a picky eater and battles you about foods? Try these tips.

Children have special vitamin and mineral needs. For example:



  1. American Academy of Pediatrics (2001, reaffirmed 2007). The use and misuse of fruit juice in pediatrics. Pediatrics, 107(5): 1210–1213.

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By Healthwise Staff
Primary Medical Reviewer John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
Specialist Medical Reviewer Rhonda O'Brien, MS, RD, CDE - Certified Diabetes Educator
Last Revised July 25, 2012

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