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Choosy mothers choose… fruit!

By McNulty T

“Since the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) published its first recommendations regarding fruit juice 16 years ago, pediatricians have been waving off parents from serving young children apple and other fruit juices in bottles and sippy cups, encouraging water be given instead, because of both caloric and dental caries concerns. Now the AAP has issued a new policy statement that goes further than ever on what constitutes optimal quantities of fruit juice product consumption for children of all ages.”…

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Date Added
November 15, 2017

McNulty T (2017) 'Choosy mothers choose... fruit!'. Contemporary Pediatrics: Vol. 34, Issue 6, pp. 2-5. Available online: http://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/modern-medicine-feature-articles/choosy-mothers-choose-fruit