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7 'Healthy' Drinks for Kids ... That Aren't

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These drinks typically contain large amounts of high fructose corn syrup (HFCS), flavorings and colorings, all of which can aggravate food sensitivities and may make your kid hyper and excitable. Alternatively, make your own naturally flavored drinks by adding strained cantaloupe, watermelon, limes or berries to water with a few drops of honey, if needed.