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From Kigali, Rwanda:

Can I give my diabetic child vitamins, cod liver oil and omega 3?


Reasonable doses of all three are okay. A children's vitamin is fine; the vitamin should have vitamin D in it and, therefore, cod liver oil is not needed too as there is too much of a good thing. Omega 3' s can have fish oil with mercury so be sure it is safe. In general, it is best to follow a healthy diet. So, you might want to ensure that your child is getting good food with the vitamins naturally in it.


Original posting 12 May 2008
Posted to Other and Daily Care


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