- Banning soda pop or other sugar sweetened beverages in schools doesn’t seem to decrease overall intake (according to self reported data). Possibly good parenting and consistency is needed……
- Iron fortified formulas may be affecting the health of infants with high levels of hemoglobin in the blood. Knowing blood levels before fortification may be advisable. Read the limitations at the end of the article carefully though.
- National Institutes of Health suggests testing children for cholesterol levels
- Nutrition Diva comments on popular diets that suggest you can eat as much as you want so long as you only eat certain foods