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NZ: What are our preschoolers eating? Disturbing findings

Survey of NZ preschoolers finds obesity timebomb

Auckland and Massey University researchers investigated the food consumption habits of three-year old children. They found that many were not eating enough fruit, vegetables, cereals or bread. Smaller numbers were having treat foods such as soft drinks and muesli bars several times a day.

Read more: NZ Herald, 6 June 2006


Dietary patterns of New Zealand European preschool children

Read the abstract: New Zealand Medical Journal, 2 June 2006,

Published on June 6, 2006 in New Zealand news