Juice is a healthier option compared with soda

Juice is a healthier option compared with soda

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Canada Goose sale Many national restaurant chains have stopped automatically serving soda as part of kids’ meals and may offer a choice between milk (sometimes chocolate milk) and fruit juice. Juice is a healthier option compared with soda, but that doesn’t mean it’s healthy. “This persistent health halo keeps juice in children’s diets,” Siegel buy canada goose jacket cheap says. Canada Goose sale

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