Many of us have noticed that bananas seem to constipate babies, but what's the issue with this high-fiber food? Below is a brief list of articles discussing this fruit.
According to Livstrong.com: Bananas can cause constipation, notes the website BreastCancer.org. In a study published in the European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology in June 2005, 29 to 48 percent of people considered bananas constipating foods. Although bananas can cause constipation, they can also be helpful in alleviating this condition because of their high fiber content. A small banana provides 10 percent of the daily value for fiber.
For the remainder of April, we will read a number of books by Ezra Jack Keats: The Snowy Day Louie's Search Louie Goggles! Jennie's Hat Apt. 3 Whistle For Willie Over in the Meadow A Letter to Amy
Other new titles: Snow Sounds: An Onomatopoeic Story Hi, Cat! Can I Help? Alphabet City Is it Time? I Want to Paint My Bathroom Blue My Very First Look At Opposites Animal 123
Nature's Alphabet Bedtime in the Forest Eats Same Same Night Knight Llama Llama Misses Mama
Next month, we will introduce titles from Taro Gomi, several in both English and Spanish: Everyone Poops / Todos hacemos caca Mira lo que tengo! Wiggle / A Moverse! Mommy! Mommy! Peekaboo! Hide and Seek Bus Stops
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