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Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity in Child Care and Early Education Programs

Professional Resource Brief

Here you will find information and tools for professionals and families about healthy eating and physical activity, limiting screen time, and preventing obesity in child care and early education programs.

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Related MCH Digital Library Resources


Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity in Child Care and Early Education Programs: Resource Brief. (December 2012). (Updated: December 2014).

Author: Susan Brune Lorenzo, M.L.S., MCH Digital Library.
Reviewers: S. Jean Emans, M.D., Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School; Alison Field, Sc.D., Boston Children's Hospital; Stephanie Loup, M.P.H. and R.D. candidate, University of Minnesota; Shree Mohanty, M.A., M.S., R.D., L.D., Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Region V; Olivia Pickett, M.A., M.L.S., MCH Digital Library; Tracy Richmond, M.D., M.P.H., Boston Children's Hospital; Mikaela Robertson, M.P.H. and R.D. candidate, University of Minnesota; Kendrin Sonneville, R.D., Sc.D., Boston Children's Hospital.
Editor: Ruth Barzel, M.A., MCH Digital Library.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U02MC31613, MCH Advanced Education Policy, $3.5 M. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.