Decrease fat, increase calcium, a mixed nutrition message for school-aged children?
- Calcium and children, banking against osteoporosis. // Nutrition Health Review: The Consumer's Medical Journal;1992, Issue 64, p6
Details a recent study by a group of Indiana University School of Medicine researchers which shows that young children may benefit later in life from getting more than the recommended dietary allowance (RDA) of calcium in their diets now. This study as the first to find a direct, significant...
- Calcium Boosters. Walsh, Julie // Parenting;Mar2003, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p193
Provides information on calcium in child nutrition. Significance of calcium to child health; Sources of calcium.
- Children need more calcium! // Child Health Alert;Dec99, Vol. 17, p2
Presents the importance of calcium for the health of children. Development and maintenance of strong bones; Application of proper diet; Sources of calcium.
- 5 nutrients kids aren't getting--and must. Landau, Meryl Davids // Redbook;May2005, Vol. 204 Issue 5, p209
Focuses on incorporating several nutrients into the diet of children. Preparation of low-fat dairy products for their calcium requirement; Importance of fruits and vegetables to children's potassium intake; Foods that are rich in vitamin E.
- Fortified Cereal Can Up Kids' Calcium. Flores, Alfredo // Agricultural Research;Dec2002, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p21
Discusses the benefits of calcium-fortified cereals for children. Importance of identifying and fortifying foods for children; Details of a study conducted by the Children's Nutrition Research Center regarding calcium-fortified cereals; Significance of adequate calcium intake.
- news flash. // Better Nutrition;Nov2006, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p10
The article offers news briefs related to nutrition. A survey of 674 members of the New York State Dietetic Association reveals that Calcium is the number one nutrient lacking in kids' diets. A UCLA/Louisiana State University study found that salad in every day diet can boost the important...
- Nutrients needed. // Science Teacher;May99, Vol. 66 Issue 5, p12
Reports on a nutritional research showing that 80 percent of children in the United States aged two to 11 fail to get 100 percent of the recommended amount of calcium, iron and zinc. Statements of Won O. Song of Michigan State University recommending parents to take interest in their children's...
- on the health front. Duncan, Debbie // Good Medicine (Australian Consolidated Press);Apr2005, p9
Discusses a variety of health-related issues in Australia. Findings of a study on the calcium intake of children; Average number of people diagnosed with diabetes every week; Percentage of Australian women who eat comfort food or overeat during times of stress.
- help your kids eat healthy. Marinos, Sarah // Good Health & Medicine;Apr2009, p124
The article offers tips to parents on improving the eating habits of their children to help prevent weight problems. Nearly one in four Australian children between two and 14 are overweight or obese. Children can absorb hidden kilojoules in full-fat milk so switch to low-fat milk without...