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can my one year old have tuna

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Asked by LisaAnnPonce at 1:58 PM on Dec. 4, 2008 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • tuna is fine.. if we are talking about the tuna from those little cans.

    any other fish with bones in it is a big NO! ;)

    Answer by m.robertson811 at 2:09 PM on Dec. 4, 2008


    I"m sure if you google it, you'll find other articles about how healthy fish can be, even for toddlers.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:19 PM on Dec. 4, 2008

  • Remember FDA says kids and pregnant women should limit their Tuna intake to 2 servings a week because of mercury. I just heard that on "the doctors". Check this link to see what it says about fish and mercury.


    Answer by chrissmom734 at 2:30 PM on Dec. 4, 2008

  • I wouldn't give a 1 yo tuna from a can, but I do give my LO canned salmon.

    Answer by nwdeserangel at 7:32 PM on Dec. 4, 2008

  • i wouldnt. of course ask the pedi before adding something like that.

    Answer by imanixon2 at 9:43 PM on Dec. 4, 2008

  • My 16mo old eats fresh fish, like tilapia and salmon every now and then. I would ask first about tuna though?!

    Answer by ShannonRiddle at 1:59 AM on Dec. 5, 2008

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