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Nutrition & Fitness Advice by Age
Encourage healthy habits from birth to teens.
Your toddler doesn't like green beans the first time around? Don't stop serving them. Kids are naturally slow to accept new tastes and textures, so keep reintroducing the beans.
The best time to introduce solid foods is when your baby has the skills needed to eat. How do you know when that is?
It's best to wait until after a baby is 6 months old before offering juice. But even then, doctors don't recommend giving babies juice often.
Childhood obesity is a serious problem, so many schools have added BMI to their student annual health screening.