Children's Diet Can Affect Their IQ

submitted by: admin on 09/19/2013

 

Children fed healthy diets have a slightly higher IQ than those fed junk food by age eight. A study at the University of Adelaide compared home-prepared food, ready-prepared baby food, breast feeding, and junk food diets over the first two years of life and measured IQ at age eight. They found that the best diet had a two IQ point advantage and the junk food diet had a two point lower than the average diet.

 

 

 

Children's Diet Can Affect Their IQ

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