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100% fruit juice: Good or bad for children?

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25 Mar 2017 - General
 

Childhood obesity is already global epidemic. I think that consumption of 100% fruit juice among children is okay, as long as it is consumed moderately. Unfortunately, food products and beverages that contain high amounts of sugar are very addictive. Hence, children may be susceptible to consuming high amounts of sugar than what is recommended. 

Please see this link: http://edition.cnn.com/2017/03/23/health/fruit-juice-weight-gain-kids-study/index.html

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