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Vegan diets are still relatively rare but are becoming more common. They can absolutely be healthy. It’s important to get educated before you begin.
For children eating a vegan diet, there are two main nutrition needs:
Consider food sources for these key minerals and vitamins:
It’s also helpful to consider the emotional aspects of being on a vegan diet. If your family is not vegan and your child is asking to be, it’s important to understand why. The reasons may be perfectly fine and healthy, but some children, especially teens, choose vegan diets in order to lose weight. If you suspect that your child may have an eating disorder, talk to your doctor.