Toddlers Eat Way Too Much Sugar, Study Finds
The study shows on average, they eat more than 7 teaspoons of sugar per day. Experts say eating foods with sugar can influence a child's life long preferences (2:53). WCCO Mid-Morning - June 12, 2018

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Ask A Pediatrician: Approaching ‘Screen Time’ Limits For ChildrenThe American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that children between the ages of 2 and 5 have less than one hour of screen time per day. They also say parents should be empowered to set their own limits for children ages six and older. So we asked our Mid-Morning pediatrician, Dr. Gigi Chawla from Children's Minnesota to talk about how families should approach screen time. (3:24) WCCO Mid-Morning – Nov. 14, 2018
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Ask A Pediatrician: Pediatrics Conference FindingsThis past weekend, more than 10,000 pediatricians from around the world were in Orlando, Florida for the American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference. Our Mid-Morning pediatrician, Dr. Gigi Chawla from Children's Minnesota was there, and she is here to tell us about some of the findings that were released. (3:20) WCCO Mid-Morning – Nov. 7, 2018

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