Parents.com: Feeding “picky eaters” over the holidays

Sowmya Nath,'s picture
November 30, 2013
Kennedy Krieger feeding disorders expert helps parents understand the difference between “picky” eating and a more serious problem.

We all know that feeding kids in a healthful way that takes into account their individual tastes and preferences can be a challenge at any time. But with increased entertaining, celebrating and traveling this time of year, the challenges can mount—especially for a child who is considered “picky” or who has (or is at risk for) a feeding disorder. To help parents move in a better direction when it comes to feeding their kids this time of year—or at any time—I interviewed Peter A. Girolami, PhD, Clinical Director of the Pediatric Feeding Disorders Program at Kennedy Krieger Institute. Read more.

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