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    DD loves her fruit too, but I do try to get her eating other things too. For example, I'll put some blueberries on top of yoghurt (she calls it yoghurt with dots) so she's getting come calcium and protein as well as a fruit hit. I also often do a little plate with crackers and cheese with the fruit.

    DD does 1-3 soft bowel movements per day and sometimes I worry she's eating too much fruit, but I'm told it's fairly normal for her age.

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    Quote Originally Posted by debsch View Post
    I know you're asking in relation to children eating fruit, but I just thought I'd add that adult fruitarians (people who only eat fruit) usually have terrible teeth thanks to all the natural sugars that fruit contain.

    I have the same problem here though, and this thread has reminded me to make more of an effort to eat 5 veg and 2 fruit, instead of what we usually eat, 2 veg and 5 fruit...
    There's ppl that only eat fruit as in that's their whole diet?

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    Fruit plus water plus a toothbrush - and you shouldn't have issues with teeth!


    My kids adore fruit, I only limit them when we are broke

    They still eat plenty of the other things that make up a balanced diet.



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    Yep - just fruit and nuts - I think Steve Jobs was a fruitarian

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    I feel like fruit salad now

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    I don't believe there is ever an issue of TOO much fruit. As long as they are also eating a varied diet and include veggies, nuts, seeds, grains etc in other meals throughout the day .

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    I buy a certain amount of fruit per week and once it's gone that's it until next week. I won't keep buying more.


 

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