Daily Milk Cereal Drinks Increases Obesity Risk Later in Childhood

UNIVERSITY OF GOTHENBURG | December 20, 2018

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In five-year-old children, the risk of being overweight is almost twice as high if they at 12 months had consumed milk cereal drinks every day, a study in the journal Acta Paediatrica shows. “Milk cereal drinks are not bad as such; how it’s used is the problem. That is when it’s seen not as a meal but as an extra, to supplement other food,” says Bernt Alm. Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg.

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