Vita Coco Kids: Another Lesson in Deceptive Food Marketing

Vita Coco Kids: Another Lesson in Deceptive Food Marketing

This a guest post by Bridgett Kidd, MPH, RD. Vita Coco, a top-seller of coconut water, recently launched a new line of beverages the company claims are ‘formulated especially for kids age 2-8. Similar to the brand’s regular line, Vita … Continue reading

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Gerber Graduates Healthy Meals for Preschoolers. Indeed?

Gerber Graduates Healthy Meals for Preschoolers. Indeed?

We’ve gotten some requests from readers to review baby / toddler foods over the past few weeks, so we’ll try to oblige. I strongly urge you read a previous posting entitled Do Children Need Kids Food?, Children meaning toddler from … Continue reading

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Goldfish Crackers – Good or Bad for my Kids?

Goldfish Crackers – Good or Bad for my Kids?

Pepperidge Farm is considered a high end baked goods company with awesome cookies, crackers, and for kids – Goldfish. Almost all tots will recognize the fish shaped finger food and happily munch away. What started as a single product, baked … Continue reading

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