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How much milk for 2-3 year old. Rss

Hi Just wondering how much milk a almost three year old should have. I can only get about 200-300mls in him. he does not eat much other diary does not like yoghurt usually has about 203 cheese slices a day this is all.

Maree NSW, Oscar 5 yrs and Anton 2yr

i say that should be ok amount of milk my son is on a special diet of 600ml milk a day but that is because he isnt putting ne weight on so having fun with that at the moment.
http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/bhcv2/bhcarticles.nsf/pages/Calcium_children?OpenDocument


This link tells you how much calcium is needed for children of all ages. It recommends 700mg of calcium for children aged 2-3. ( Almost 300mg in a cup of full fat milk). It also provides alternative calcium sources for those kiddies who are fussy with the amount of milk they drink.

good luck

Narelle, Melbourne, 4 yr old and 18mth old boys

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