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Treats & rewards for children

Ngā hari me ngā utu mō ngā tamariki

When we give children treats or rewards, they're often food-related, such as lollies, chocolate, ice cream or their favourite takeaway. To encourage healthy habits, it's better to provide non-food-related rewards. Encourage whānau/family to do the same.

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Written by HealthInfo clinical advisers. Last reviewed September 2021.

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Review key: HIHEC-62690