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to much calcium?

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sparker22 Thu 24-Oct-13 12:37:21

I gave my nearly 8 month baby a yogurt with her breakfast and I've just given her some grated cheese with her lunch and it suddenly dawned on that too much dairy/calcium? is there such a thing as too much in a growing baby???confused


ExBrightonBell Thu 24-Oct-13 13:46:12

There's bound to be some upper limit to calcium... but some yoghurt and grated cheese is nowhere near!! Please don't worry about it for a second longer!

Perhaps you could find a book about nutrition for babies/children and then you would be able to reassure yourself? (Does such a book exist?)

noblegiraffe Fri 25-Oct-13 12:36:07

Do you worry about how much calcium she's getting from her milk? That's a much bigger source of calcium than a yoghurt!

Honestly, don't worry about it.

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