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How many calories does my pre-teen child need daily?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine
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In brief: No problem

A growing child will always be hungry if he/she is in good health.
The main issue is what food is available. Don't make him/her a fridge raider, or if you do, make the available food "god-made" running a car needs the right fuel. So does a growing child! normal hunger is satisfied with good food. :you don't have to worry about calories.

In brief: No problem

A growing child will always be hungry if he/she is in good health.
The main issue is what food is available. Don't make him/her a fridge raider, or if you do, make the available food "god-made" running a car needs the right fuel. So does a growing child! normal hunger is satisfied with good food. :you don't have to worry about calories.
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