Lactose intolerant kids should consume as much dairy as they can tolerate

Wed, 06 Sep 2006 12:46 PM EST

... If your child is lactose intolerant and in consequence avoiding intake of dairy foods then there is some advice from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). In a report published in their journal Pediatrics in the September issue, the committee on nutrition for AAP advises parents of children who are lactose intolerant, to introduce dairy foods slowly so that the child's tolerance level can be determined. ...