Note: This high-calorie recipe is especially for kids with cystic fibrosis (CF), who need to consume additional calories to meet their nutritional needs.
Smoothies are a great way to add extra calories and protein to your diet.
Prep time: 10 minutes
Serving size: 12 ounces
Nutritional analysis (per serving):
8 g protein
26 g fat
250 mg calcium
115 mg sodium
Note: Nutritional analysis may vary depending on ingredient brands used.
Variations and suggestions:
Experiment by substituting other favorite fruits for the banana and strawberries.
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.|
|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.|
|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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