Reports and Resources for Child Health Providers
Here are some good resources that may help you in your clinical practice.
2000 CDC Growth Charts: United States
Printable growth charts
USDA Website that provides information and tools for professionals.
HEAT Clinical Practice Guidelines and Resource Kit
NAPNAP's HEATsm (Healthy Eating and Activity Together): Identifying and Preventing Overweight in Childhood Clinical Practice Guideline and Resource Kit.
This website provides Ways to Enhance Children's Activity & Nutrition.
Bright Futures is a national health promotion initiative dedicated to the principle that every child deserves to be healthy and that optimal health involves a trusting relationship between the health professional, the child, the family, and the community as partners in health practice.
Below is a list of organizations dedicated to fighting obesity by country:
Written by Maggie LaBarbera
Written on Sep 15, 2012
Last updated on Oct 19, 2013