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Should parents feed infants and young children a vegan or other extreme alternative diet?


The arguments are becoming heated as to whether vegan, carbohydrate free and other extreme alternative diets that work for adults should be fed to infants and growing children. In some cases, serious health problems like iron deficiencies, small size, death and fatigue were found to be related to children's diet. Where do people stand on this issue?

 

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    Xenonlit 5 years ago

    I researched and wrote a news article the other day and was shocked to hear that vegan diets are leading to so many health problems. Kids are not adults and they need fuller diets.


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    Xenonlit 5 years ago

    That's the problem. Trying to replace meat and dairy with plant extracts is just too risky.


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