Healthy eating for kids

Healthy eating for kids


THEIR PLATES.. GIGI:ADULTS PLAY AN IMPORTANT ROLE IN CHILDREN’S LIVES — INCLUDING HELPING THEM BUILD HEALTHY EATING HABITS.INFANTS, CHILDREN AND TEENS HAVE SPECIAL FOOD NEEDS BECAUES THEY ARE GROWING AND DEVELOPING.2-GIGIJOINING US TO DISCUSS HEALTHY EATING HABITS AND MAINTAINING A HEALTHY WEIGHT FOR CHILDREN IS DR. STEVEN ABRAMS, HE’S A PHYSICIAN AT DELL CHILDREN’S AND A PROFESOR AT DELL MEDICAL SCHOOL.WHAT ADVICE DO YOU HAVE FOR PARENTS OF INFANTS?THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS RECOMMENDS EXCLUSIVE BREASTFEEDING FOR THE FST SIX MONTHS (ALTHOUGH ANY AMOUNT OF BREASTFEEDING IS BENEFICIAL). NON-BREAST-FED INFANTS SHOULD GET AN INFANT FORMULA FOR THE FIRST YEAR OF LIFE SELECTED WITH THE HELP OF YOUR PEDIATRICIAN. IRON-FORTIFIED INFANT CEREALS GIVE BABIES THE IRON THEY NEED FOR GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT.FOR OLDER CHILDREN FRUIT JUICES LIKE SWEETENED DRINKS, ARE NOT NEEDED FOR GOOD HEALTH AND SHOULD NEVER BE GIVEN TO INFANTS