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how much milk should a 19mth (correctively 16mth) have a day

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nana0109

Asked by nana0109 at 7:30 PM on Aug. 26, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Well, my sons dietitian said kids his age should have two eight ounce cups of milk a day, one eight ounce cup of real fruit juice and several cups of water. Hes two.
    Amelia512

    Answer by Amelia512 at 7:51 PM on Aug. 26, 2010

  • 3 servings of dairy per day - if there is a lot of cheese, yogurt, etc in the child's diet, milk isn't really needed - if there's no other dairy in the child's diet, then 24oz maximum of milk.
    4time-mom

    Answer by 4time-mom at 8:07 PM on Aug. 26, 2010

  • There isnt a minimum amount if they eat alot of dairy, if they dont eat dairy its 16oz. The maximum is 24oz :)
    carsonsmommytam

    Answer by carsonsmommytam at 8:20 PM on Aug. 26, 2010

  • our pediatrician said 24 oz of whole milk for this year (he's almost 15 months)
    amw529

    Answer by amw529 at 10:28 PM on Aug. 26, 2010

  • It depends on his diet. My son doesn't eat/drink any dairy so I can't help on the amount. Sorry!
    mnt_2_b_mommy

    Answer by mnt_2_b_mommy at 1:03 AM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • my daughter loves milk and yougurt. so i try to give her 2-8ozs of milk a day and one yougurt and then if i put cheese in her regular meals that day.
    lambdarose

    Answer by lambdarose at 12:44 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

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