-- Diana Kohnle
(HealthDay News) -- Once children reach the age of 4, they will
need less fat than in the first years of life.
Experts say parents should monitor dietary fat to help children
maintain a healthy weight and establish good eating habits early in
The American Academy of Pediatrics offers this advice on
reducing fat in your preschooler's diet:
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