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Most young children shouldn’t consume plant-based ‘milk’, health guidelines say

Most young children shouldn’t consume plant-based ‘milk’, health guidelines say

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Oat, coconut, almond, rice, and other plant-based milk should not be consumed by children under the age of 5, according to a new set of health guidelines released on Sept 18. Researchers at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the American Heart Association produced the guidelines. They said that plant-based milk might not have the key nutrients that children need in their early development.
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