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Preventing Childhood Obesity in Early Care and Education Programs, 3rd. Edition [eBook]

Selected standards from Caring for Our Children: National Health and Safety Performance Standards, 4th Edition

American Academy of Pediatrics; American Public Health Association; National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education

Price: $29.95
Member Price: $23.95


The third edition provides the latest national standards describing evidence-based practices in nutrition and physical activity for early care and education programs. These updated standards are a part of the new comprehensive Caring for Our Children: National Health and Safety Performance Standards; Guidelines for Early Care and Education Programs, 4th Edition.



  • Active Opportunities for Physical Activity
  • Playing Outdoors
  • Written Nutrition Plan
  • Protection from Air Pollution While Children Are Outside
  • Availability of Drinking Water
  • Feeding Plans and Dietary Modifications
  • Care for Children with Food Allergies
  • Preparing, Feeding, and Storing Human Milk and Infant Formula
  • Feeding Human Milk to Another Mother’s Child
  • Cleaning and Sanitizing Equipment Used for Bottle Feeding
  • Feeding Age-Appropriate Solid Foods to Infants
  • Plus much more…


  • ISBN-13: 978-1-61002-357-3
  • Product Code: MA0937
  • Publication Date: August 1, 2019
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 72
  • Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Availability: In Stock


American Academy of Pediatrics

The American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 67,000 primary care pediatricians, pediatric medical subspecialists and pediatric surgical specialists dedicated to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. The AAP is the largest pediatric publisher in the world, with a diverse list of resources that includes essential clinical and practice management titles and award-winning books for parents.

4-Star Review
"This is an excellent quick reference on obesity prevention strategies for pediatric providers and early care and education programs. The book offers strategies, programs, and best practices regarding nutrition, physical activity, and screen time recommendations for infants, toddlers, and children."

Joseph Hageman, MD
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Doody's Book ReviewsTM - 2020

Preventing Childhood Obesity in Early Care and Education Programs, 3rd. Edition [eBook]

Price:: 29.95

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