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Do your kids like tangerine juice as much as the fresh fruit, and is the juice as good for them as the fruit?

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billie18

Asked by billie18 at 8:49 PM on Apr. 11, 2011 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • I don't do a ton of juice unless I add water to it. ANY type of fruit juice has way more sugar in it than a peice of fruit itself.
    Musicmom80

    Answer by Musicmom80 at 8:51 PM on Apr. 11, 2011

  • The problem with juice is it is lacking the fiber that the fruit has, plus depending on how it is processed it can loss nutrients and have added sugar.
    Graciesmom528

    Answer by Graciesmom528 at 8:52 PM on Apr. 11, 2011

  • Yep...I agree with both PPs. Have them eat the fruit instead of giving them juice, whenever you can. :-)
    ss_mom

    Answer by ss_mom at 8:55 PM on Apr. 11, 2011

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