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Doctors in Belgium recommend jail time for parents who raise kids on vegan diet

BRUSSELS — Doctors in Belgium have called for parents who raise their children as vegans to face possible prosecution after a number of deaths in schools, nurseries and hospitals. The Royal Academy of Medicine of Belgium published a legal opinion Thursday that could influence future court judgments. The opinion said it was unethical to subject… Read More »

Vegan parents: Facebook groups offer worrying diet advice for babies – Kidspot

The Sydney couple whose plant-only diet left their little girl severely malnourished is just one horror story in this disturbing trend. Facebook groups made up of thousands of vegan parents offering diet tips for their babies to each other are worrying medical professionals after some were seen encouraging mums and dads to ignore doctors’ advice. In a… Read More »