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  • Up to half of all toddlers refuse to eat a new food at least half of the time.
  • Many parents are concerned about their child’s eating habits at some time.
  • Toddlers aren’t growing as fast as babies and may not need to eat as much.
  • Keep relaxed about mealtimes and offer your child a wide variety of foods.
  • Eating is social – eat with your child and eat a wide variety of food yourself.
  • Offer small meals three hours apart with three small snacks in between.

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Reviewed on: 16-09-2021