How To Get Your Kids To Eat Their Vegetables

A study shows that if you force your kid to eat the vegetables they hate for 15 days in a row, they will come around and like it.

As part of the BBC’s Terrific Scientific campaign, and in partnership with Coventry University, around 80 schoolchildren aged nine to 11 were asked to eat kale every day for 15 days, while another 80 ate raisins instead.

After the experiment, the majority of children who had eaten the green vegetable every day showed a significant improvement in their liking of it.

The study concluded that nearly all children can be trained to eat a particular food. Good luck with that!

You can read more here.

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