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Lil Community: Is Decaf Coffee Safe For Kids?

Parenthood brings up a whole host of issues. Betty Wayne asks our readers for some advice in The Mommy Club group.

I'm a tea drinker myself, but on the rare occasion I do enjoy a cup of coffee I'll often let my little one have a taste and she loves it. Besides the obvious concerns about sugar content (I like it sweet) and the possibility of turning her on to a serious caffeine habit as an adult (caffeine leaches calcium from your bones big-time), are there any reasons I shouldn't let her have an occasional cup of decaf as a special treat?

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