Most of the problems that can affect a
child's hips or cause a child to limp can't be prevented. The following tips
can help keep your child's bones healthy and strong.
Keep bones strong
Have your child eat
foods rich in calcium, like yogurt, cheese, milk, and dark green vegetables. Eat foods rich in vitamin D, like eggs, fatty fish, cereal, and fortified milk.
your child stay active. Play and sports are good ways for your child to
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