thread: Boost Juice - Friend or Foe?

  1. #1
    Registered User

    Jul 2007
    Camden - Sydney
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    Boost Juice - Friend or Foe?

    Does anyone know if Boost Juice (in particular the Mango Magic) is safe to have. I know that soft serve ice creams are on the 'no-no' list, but I'm unsure of the ingredients of the smoothies.


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    Sep 2007
    Cairns
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    Don't know about the smoothies (I always go with the crushies because they're non-dairy), but I noticed that the supermarket/packaged Boost Juices have vitamin A supplements.

    Not sure though what the level of vitamin A in them is, but you're supposed to avoid supplementary vit A during pregnancy because excess levels can be dangerous. Natural vitamin A is fine though - you shouldn't have any problems from eating carrots!

    Mmm, thinking about it is making me thirsty...

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    Sep 2005
    whoop whoop or not, not sure yet!!!
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    i didn't have the milk based ones (cause i don't do fruit and milk together) but used to have the juices with out the "boosts" eg the energiser boost etc.

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    Feb 2004
    Melbourne
    11,171

    As long as you don't have the supplements Boost Juices are fine.

  5. #5
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    Sep 2005
    whoop whoop or not, not sure yet!!!
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    supplements - that's the word I meant with the term "boosts"- thanks Sarah - was having a bit of a memory block

  6. #6
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    Feb 2004
    Melbourne
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    Jaspen, I've been known to get funny looks when asking for a juice with no boost LOL!

  7. #7
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    Sep 2005
    Crazytown
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    Yep I loved the Mango Magic's while I was pg with DS3, I use to have at least 2 per week. They use frozen youghurt so it's fine.

    hugs xoxo

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