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Bright Futures Nutrition Family Fact Sheets


Bright Futures Nutrition Family Fact Sheets (2002) are a series of fact sheets for families that highlight content from the publication Bright Futures in Practice: Nutrition. These illustrated fact sheets provide information in a question and answer format.

The fact sheets were focus tested with families and health professionals and edited at a 6 grade reading level.

The fact sheets are also available in Spanish.

The series is organized by developmental periods as follows:

 
  • Infancy: Birth-5 Months
  • Infancy: 6-11 Months
  • Early Childhood: 1-2 Years
  • Early Childhood: 3-4 Years
  • Middle Childhood: 5-7 Years
  • Middle Childhood: 8-10 Years
  • Adolescence: 11-21 Years

The information in the Bright Futures Nutrition Family Fact Sheets can be used to:

  • Provide families with important and easy-to-read information on their infant's, child's, or adolescent's nutrition.
  • Provide families with resources for nutrition information.
  • Help families discuss with health professionals issues and concerns they have about their infant's, child's, or adolescent's nutrition.
  • Help families promote the well-being of their infant, child, or adolescent by forming partnerships with health professionals.

Although the Bright Futures Nutrition Family Fact Sheets are copyrighted by NCEMCH, we encourage you to download this publication and make multiple copies for use and free distribution (i.e., you may not charge for the copies you make).  For information on how to request permission to incorporate content from the Nutrition Family Fact Sheets into new materials, please read our copyright permission statement.

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Infancy: Birth - 5 Months
Giving Your Baby the Very Best Nutrition
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Infancy: 6 - 11 Months
Helping Your Baby Grow
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Early Childhood: 1 - 2 Years
Helping Your Toddler Learn About Food
pdf image 232 KB pdf image 236KB
Early Childhood: 3 - 4 Years
Teaching Your Child About Food
pdf image 252KB pdf image 256KB
Middle Childhood: 5 - 7 Years
Helping Your Child Eat Healthy Foods and Be Ready to Learn
pdf image 260KB pdf image 264KB
Middle Childhood: 8 - 10 Years
Helping Your Child Make Healthy Food Choices
pdf image 208KB pdf image 212KB
Adolescence: 11 - 21 Years
Helping Your Teenager Make Healthy Food Choices
pdf image 208KB pdf image 212KB


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