October 11, 2004 |
Young children may need more iron than they're getting. Athletes shouldn't overly restrict carbohydrates. And new fitness activities must be carefully considered. Such advice was abundant at last week's meeting of the American Dietetic Assn. in Anaheim. Here is a sampling. Healthier kids Infant and toddler nutrition isn't expected to be included in the update of the nation's dietary guidelines, so the American Dietetic Assn. has stepped in to fill the information gap.