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Vilifying Food: How Fad Diets Are Affecting Our Children’s Health

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Vilifying Food: How Fad Diets Are Affecting Our Children’s Health

March 27, 2013

http://www.seattleschild.com/article/how-fad-diets-are-affecting-our-childrens-health

 

Source - Seattle's Child Magazine


Fad diets have taken the U.S. by storm: Paleo, Mediterranean, the “Fast Diet” – even Gwyneth Paltrow has a new cookbook. Celia Framson and Mary Jones Verbovski, clinical pediatric dietitians at Seattle Children’s Hospital, encourage parents to keep kids in mind when evaluating a potential diet.

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