Weight and Body Image Issues in Children
Accredited dietitian and nutritionist Deb answers a ParentTV members question: "Just asking some advice on how to address children, in particular, preteen/teen girls who have issues with their weight/ body…
How we unwittingly teach kids to become emotional eaters
Find out how not to teach your kids to eat for emotional reasons
Addressing the sticky subject of feeding kids sweets and lollies
Kids who won’t eat veggies or fruit
Answer the age-old question of why kids find veggies so challenging
How do I know if my child is eating enough?
Many parents worry that their child isn’t eating enough. Find out if you should be worried or not.
I think my child is too big/overweight
Find out if your child is overweight and what you can do to help without harming
Dessert – addressing the tricky questions of what, how much, when, and if you should use it as a reward or withhold as punishment
Addressing the tricky questions about dessert and whether kids should be eating it
Grazers – kids who snack all day but won’t eat meals
Was your food grazer child born that way or is grazing a learned behaviour?
Milk monsters – What to do when your child is still drinking bottles or just too much milk
Wondering what to do with your baby or toddler who loves milk but won’t eat?
Fussy eater or typical kid?
Find out if your child is actually a fussy eater or frustratingly normal.