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Food for Thought: Rickets on the Rise?

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On the issue of vitamin D supplementation, the American Academy of Pediatrics essentially leaves the decision up to the pediatrician, but the organization currently is re-examining that policy.

Two months after his ordeal, Bianca reports that Japhet, now 9 months old, has recovered.

"He is happy, strong, and very smart," she says. "He's crawling and even starting to walk. He is very, very healthy."

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