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Title: Water - the drink for children (PDF file - 113 KB) (Links to English resource)
Summary: Water, and to a more limited extent, milk, are the only drinks children need to stay hydrated and healthy. Adequate hydration is particularly important in children, who can quickly fall ill when dehydrated. Why water is the best and how to encourage water drinking in children
Organisation: Centre for Community Child Health (Royal Children's Hospital)
Publishing date: July 2009
Last reviewed: October 2020
Target audience: Parents
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English (PDF file - 113 KB)
Bosnian (PDF file - 166 KB)
Chinese (PDF file - 300 KB)
Croatian (PDF file - 166 KB)
Spanish (PDF file - 165 KB)
Turkish (PDF file - 164 KB)
Vietnamese (PDF file - 168 KB)
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