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Posts about Nutrition
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
In this post, Children’s National dietitian Angela Boadu, RD, LDN/LD, shares tips on how to pack a nutritious school lunch for kids and how to avoid fighting over food with children.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
During the holiday season, gathering around the dinner table is an especially meaningful time for parents, children, relatives, and friends. It’s also a good opportunity to focus on helping a child who refuses to eat, or one who doesn’t want to stop eating.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Johanna Penny Glass, PhD, Director of the Child Development Program at Children’s National, discusses the safety of baby-led weaning.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Need a healthy snack to take on-the-go this summer? Try this hummus and pepper sun recipe when the kids get hungry.
Monday, March 10, 2014
Children's National Health System dietitian Megan Barna, MS, RD, LD, offers for tips on how parents can teach their kids healthy eating habits.
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