About the absolute benefit of seafood is known to all. These useful products are a must in the menu of children.
Minerals (calcium, phosphorus, iron), trace elements (iodine, fluorine), vitamins (A, D, E, B2, B12, PP), polyunsaturated fatty acids – all in sufficient quantities is contained in seafood and is very useful for strengthening the immune, nervous system and mental activity. Besides sea food, low-calorie and contain a lot of protein that is easily digestible.
Therefore, marine fish, shrimp, oysters, octopus, squid, mussels, red and black caviar, sea cabbage and other seafood be sure to enter in the child’s diet. But don’t rush – many children they can cause allergies, and taste many of them quite specific, to them love, they need to understand.
When and where to start
Fish. Many pediatricians agree that a child to offer the species of fish closer to year. The other half claims not earlier than in 2-3 years. So leave this matter to the discretion of the mother – there’s no one better knows the kid, and all the children individually. Continue reading
To care for aquarium fish is not so difficult as it seems at first glance. Much of the problems and errors can be avoided by adhering to the care of aquarium fish only two rules:
need to know what conditions are considered optimal for these species of fish that You have, and try to maintain them in your aquarium;
in feeding, lighting, cleaning all of the aquarium (and more!) the cases need to adhere to the “Golden” mid (or common sense) in a feed; not too often to disturb the fish for his passion to purity, but also to prevent the transformation of the aquarium into the swamp, etc.
And now in more detail. First and foremost is the care of aquarium fish is the timely replacement of water and cleaning the aquarium. Remember! The main cause of fish disease is poor water. If Your Pets become ill there and stay near the bottom, this is a signal that it’s time to change the water. This procedure should be done once a week (in a large aquarium once a month). Add water should be about the same temperature as the aquarium. It is desirable that the hardness and acidity also coincided with the aquarium. Unfortunately, the quality of tap water is not very good, so without a filter can not do. Yes, and the filter must be periodically cleaned from dirt. Also for outsidecities the composition and quality of water has special chemical additives and beneficial bacteria, which are more fully advise You in the store. Continue reading