TITLE

AAP UPDATES RECOMMENDATIONS ON OBESITY PREVENTION

PUB. DATE
August 2015
SOURCE
Exceptional Parent;Aug2015, Vol. 45 Issue 8, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article several tips to prevent obesity from professional organization American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). These tips include purchasing fewer products with high-calories and sugar-sweetened beverages, placing healthy foods and beverages in plain sight, and encouraging children to eat at least five services of fruits and vegetable every day. It notes that the AAP also urged pediatricians to collaborate with families to identify physical activity opportunities.
ACCESSION #
108920080

 

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