Home > Are you Parent of the Year? Take our survey > Child > Nutrition Nutrition All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy Is your child a picky eater? It could be a sign of depression or anxiety Kids who are moderately or severely fussy about the foods they eat tend to develop more mental health issues such as clinical depression and anxiety. TALK Parenting forum » ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » How to stimulate your baby Baby born as truck kills mother Noakes' 'real food' may not be kid friendly A dietician tells Health24 why a low carbohydrate, high fat diet as promoted by Professor Tim Noakes may not be appropriate for infants and children. Many parents blind to their child's overweight As US youngsters get heavier, many moms and dads think they look fine, according to a new survey. Vitamins every child needs Vitamins are essential to the normal functioning of our children’s bodies and besides a few exceptions, cannot be made by the body. These are the vitamins your child needs. The Low-Carb High-Fat infant war Tim Noakes says a growing baby cannot build muscles and bones from carbohydrates nor, for that matter, brains. Kids who play with food likely to be less picky eaters A study suggests that playing with food may actually help kids overcome a fear of new flavours and eat a more varied diet. Nestlé slashes sugar in Nesquik Nestlé SA is cutting the added sugar in its Nesquik flavoured milk products and it will also no longer contain artificial colours or flavours. “ Latest comment on Health24 Thabelo Shoeshoe Moshoeshoe says... Its my 3rd year ,I'm so proud of me The health benefits of donating blood ” Great snack and lunchbox ideas Run out of ideas for your kids' school lunches, or your own lunchbox? Check out these attractive, delicious and healthy suggestions. Obese children may be less able to taste fats A study found that obese children may have a significantly harder time detecting fatty acids in foods and drinks than their leaner peers. Family meals help kids stay lean Research found that children in families who eat together and stay seated until everyone is finished have lower weight and body-mass index. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Migraines – more than just a headache Fifty and fabulous! There’s something newly cool about turning 50 Keeping your skin soft, moisturised and winter-ready The health benefits of donating blood Live healthier » Novel health supplement now available in SA stores Omega Caro-E, a locally developed and patented fish oil supplement is now available in South Africa. » Reduce bladder leakages by clenching Stirling Gravitas, gold medallist at life, explains how to beat those bladder leakages!