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Antecedents of picky eating behaviour in young children

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posted by Research Admin on 2018-09-04 19:33:30.652

The authors examine early life factors which are associated with a child becoming a picky eater, and conclude that advice and support to parents could help to reduce picky eating behaviour. Parents should be encouraged to introduce lumpy foods by 9 months, to feed fresh foods, and to eat with their children. 

This article is available to read in free full text at: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2018.07.032

Emmett, P.M.; Hays, N.P.; Taylor, C.M. (2018). Antecedents of picky eating behaviour in young children. Appetite, 130, 163-173.