Belgian said giving children a vegan is "unethical" and . Vegans do not eat animal products, including eggs and . Belgium's medical association said veganism was " for unborn children, children, , and pregnant...women". It said vegan parenting does not help "a person in ". This is a criminal with a possible two-year prison . It said children needed from meat.
An animal rights called the ruling " codswallop". It said: "A meat- and -based diet is what strikes people down in , as it can lead to hardened that cause stroke...and heart ." A spokeswoman said: "A well-planned vegan diet is for babies and children." Her children "thrived" on a vegan diet. She added: "It's the parents' to ensure their child is getting all the nutrients."