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Questions to moms who think giving a baby (7 month old) soda all day and night is not ok. i have questions

My friends ex friend gives her 7 month old DD soda at night to go to sleep and during the day in a bottle or open cup
i want legit articles regarding the problems that can occur drinking soda for a adult and baby especially. and what it does to a baby.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:24 PM on Feb. 24, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I don't have any, but think about what it does to an adult body compared to a baby's body. You can try googling it and see what comes up. I wish I would have saved the articles that I had.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 10:27 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • You don't need an article to tell you that soda is LOADED with sugar. Diet sodas are LOADED with artificial sweeteners that are also bad for you in their own way. It's a no win situation.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:27 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • good god! if i find something i'll come back and post. what's wrong with people.. actually hang on i do have something,, it's not babies tho, just people drinking soda in general

    http://www.wellsphere.com/vitamins-supplements-article/damage-one-hour-after-drinking-coke/604827
    mhaney03

    Answer by mhaney03 at 10:28 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • Bottlemouth occurs with juice and would certainly happen with soda. Don't forget to google the dental aspects of too many sweetened drinks!
    GoodyBrook

    Answer by GoodyBrook at 10:28 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • High Fructose contributes to belly fat.
    Simplicity3

    Answer by Simplicity3 at 10:32 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • layh41407

    Answer by layh41407 at 10:32 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • Your Body within 1 Hour of Drinking Soda


    http://www.drmomma.org/2008/01/your-body-within-1-hour-of-drinking.html


    Diet Soda Drinking Decreases Calcium and Bone Density


    http://www.drmomma.org/2010/07/diet-soda-drinking-decreases-calcium.html

    maggiemom2000

    Answer by maggiemom2000 at 10:32 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • wow that is horrible! my son will be 4 in june and has NEVER not ONE time had a drink of pop. NO WAY!!!
    mbright3747

    Answer by mbright3747 at 10:34 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • This is not specific to infants, but it lists some interesting statistics on soft drinks that you might find useful.

    http://www.cspinet.org/sodapop/highlights.htm
    spottedpony

    Answer by spottedpony at 10:35 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • sugar is fattening. sugar rots teeth. caffiene is addictive. carbonation will surely give her belly aches. um.. early childhood diabetes?

    no need for an article, it's mostly common sense.

    and diet soda has aspartame which is poisonous.
    ilovemymonsterr

    Answer by ilovemymonsterr at 10:38 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

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