There’s been lots of talk lately about the unhealthiness of convenience foods and snacks for kids laden with sugars and fat. Although we may not think of jarred baby food as snacks, they certainly can be convenient. A new study found, however, that jarred baby foods don’t measure up either, only it’s not about what they have but rather what they lack. (more…)
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So you have your newborn baby at her first outing to a birthday party, should you offer her a bit of your cake, or perhaps a sip of your soda? Of course not, but if you think that nobody ever does that sort of thing anymore – think again. A recent study found that an alarming number of babies have tried a variety sugar filled treats even before 2 months of age. (more…)
You are a conscientious parent, trying to provide best you can for your child. One has to keep a keen eye out when food shopping, especially for little ones because food manufacturers often sneak in things like trans fats or food allergens where you’d least expect it. Unfortunately, baby food is no exception and despite that shocking allegation a new survey found some baby foods were extremely unhealthy.