Nurturing Healthy Diet In Early Life Prevents Childhood Obesity


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According to a study published in the latest issue of Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, adopting a a healthy diet from early life is important to prevent childhood obesity and the onset of chronic disease.

The study was helmed by Rebecca Byrne from QUT. Byrne said, "The toddler years are a critical age in the development of long-term food preferences, but this is also the age that autonomy, independence and food fussiness begins."

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