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When to stop giving my DD full fat milk?

(4 Posts)
Charotte31 Sun 17-Nov-13 08:20:52

She is 2.4 and healthy weight for her age and eats well. She loves her milk and still has about a pint a day. Does she still need full fat?

Gileswithachainsaw Sun 17-Nov-13 08:24:45

They can have it from 2 I think although no harm in sticking to full fat.

But dd1 went into semi straight away as I can't have full fat in the house.

ilovepowerhoop Sun 17-Nov-13 08:25:07

you are ok to give semi skimmed milk from age 2 but avoid skimmed until age 5.

howmuchworse Sun 17-Nov-13 10:38:38

I work in a pre-school and we stop full fat milk at two.

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