Wellkid Calcium Liquid
Wellkid Calcium Liquid provides a rich source of calcium and co-factors including magnesium and vitamin D, in a smooth, great tasting liquid that kids will love.
Great tasting liquid
With a delicious orange taste, Wellkid Calcium Liquid is suitable for children aged 4-12 years, providing an easy way to help safeguard their vital intake of calcium. A measuring spoon is included in the pack.
Children's growth and development
Wellkid Calcium Liquid provides vitamin D. It is scientifically proven that calcium and vitamin D are needed for normal growth and development of bone in children. It is recommended that everyone over the age of 5 years should consider taking a vitamin D supplement. Source: NHS Choices
Evidence suggests that healthy practices early in life, including the adequate consumption of calcium and trace elements, contribute to normal bone health and optimal bone mineralisation. Peak bone mass, obtained during childhood and adolescent growth is known to be of major importance in maintaining bones later in life.
Calcium intake guidelines
The Royal Osteoporosis Society (ROS) recommends the following guidelines for calcium intake
Based on the Department of Health Committee on the Medical Aspects of Food and Nutrition policy 1998.
Balanced calcium with magnesium
Wellkid Calcium Liquid carefully combines calcium with other mineral co-factors including zinc, magnesium and copper.
Dairy and fat free
Wellkid Calcium Liquid does not contain any dairy products and is 100% fat free. It is ideal for those children using soya milk who may need to supplement their diet with calcium and magnesium.