Note: This high-calorie recipe is especially for kids with cystic fibrosis (CF), who need to consume additional calories to meet their nutritional needs.
Give your milk a boost by adding extra calories. This creamy milk tastes great by itself, with your favorite flavored syrup, and in recipes that call for milk.
Prep time: 1 minute
Serving size: 1 cup
Nutritional analysis (per serving):
44 g fat
4 g protein
103 mg sodium
150 mg calcium
Note: Nutritional analysis may vary depending on ingredient brands used.
Variations and suggestions:
Consider adding chocolate or strawberry syrup for a sweet treat.
Reviewed by: Allison Brinkley, RD, CNSC, LD/N
Date reviewed: July 2012
|National Center for Nutrition and Dietetics Offering nutrition information, resources, and access to registered dietitians.|
|Cystic Fibrosis Foundation This organization offers information about the illness, public policy, clinical trials and local chapters.|
|Milk Matters (for kids) This site, created by the National Institutes of Health, aims to increase awareness about the importance of calcium in the diets of tweens and teens. Eating and drinking calcium-rich foods is especially important to 11- to 15-year-olds because bones grow fast during those years.|
|Plastic Fork Diaries Plastic Fork Diaries is a site especially for kids that has stories about school, nutrition, and other kids.|
|About Recipes for Kids With Cystic Fibrosis These high-calorie recipes are especially for kids with cystic fibrosis (CF). Kids with CF may need additional calories to meet their nutritional needs. Check out these delicious recipes.|
|Cystic Fibrosis Cystic fibrosis affects the lungs and makes it hard to breathe. Find out more in this article for kids.|
|Take a Look at Cooking Do you like to eat? If so, you might like to learn to cook. Find out how in this article for kids.|
|Cystic Fibrosis: Diet and Nutrition Kids who have cystic fibrosis need to eat extra calories to stay healthy. Find out why in this article for kids.|
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