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Child and Adolescent Health

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Infancy: Newborn Complications and Disorders | Infant Disorders | Infant Care | Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Childhood: General Children's Health | Children's Health Topics (Index) | Childhood Infectious Diseases | Child Care | Growth and Development | Nutrition | Toilet Training | Weight Management

Adolescence: Puberty | General Adolescent Health | Adolescent Physical Health | Adolescent Mental Health | Adolescent Sexual Health

Parenting: General Parenting | Gay and Lesbian Parenting | Adoption | Foster Care


(Jump to: General Information | Nutrition Year by Year | Specific Nutrition Topics )

General Information
Background on Child & Adolescent Nutrition, Health & Physical Activity:International Food Information Council 
Healthy Eating:Nemours Foundation
The Food Guide Pyramid:Nemours Foundation
Kids and Food: 10 Tips for Parents:Nemours Foundation
Infant and Newborn Nutrition:MedlinePlus
Child Nutrition:MedlinePlus

Nutrition Year by Year
Infant Nutrition:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Toddler Nutrition (Ages 1 to 3):Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Nutrition Guide for Toddlers:Nemours Foundation
Giving Your Child (Toddler) the Best Nutrition:American Academy of Family Physicians
When Your ToddlerDoesn't Want to Eat:
Toddlers at the Table: Avoiding Power Struggles:Nemours Foundation
Preschooler Nutrition (Ages 4 to 5):Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
School-Aged Child Nutrition (Ages 6 to 12):Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Adolescent Nutrition:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital

Specific Nutrition Topics
Carbohydrates, Sugar, and Your Child:Nemours Foundation
Cholesterol and Your Child:Nemours Foundation
Fats and Your Child:Nemours Foundation
Healthy Drinks for Kids:Nemours Foundation
School Meals:USDA

Weight Management

Weight Management:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Packard Pediatric Weight Control Program:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
KidsWeighIn: Facts, News and Advice About Children's Weight:Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health
Weight Issues in Children:American Academy of Family Physicians
Childhood Obesity:Mayo Clinic
Helping Your Overweight Child: NIDDK
Obesity in Children:MedlinePlus
See also Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases, Obesity

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