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California Childcare Health Program

"Child Care Health Connections" is a bimonthly newsletter published by the California Childcare Health Program (CCHP), a community-based program of the University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing, Department of Family Health Care Nursing. The goals of the newsletter are to promote and support a healthy and safe environment for all children in child care reflecting the state's diversity; to recreate linkages and promote collaboration among health and safety and child care professionals; and to be guided by the most up-to-date knowledge of the best practices and concepts of health, wellness and safety. Information provided in the newsletter is intended to supplement, not replace, medical advice. Regular features include columns on resources or current information related to infant/toddler care, school-age child care, public health, staff health, nutrition, inclusion, diversity, health consultancy, product information, pending legislation, available resources, and "Ask the Nurse," a Question-Answer column. Lead article of this issue is "Healthy Routines Lead to Healthy Children." Other topics include: Limiting the Use of Triclosan the Chemical in Antibacterial Soap; Problems with Car/Infant Seats and Other Seating Devices in Child Care; Portion Distortion and the Rise in Obesity; Minimizing Exposure to Toxic Flame-Retardants; Folic Acid and Prevention of Neural Tube Defects; Transportation Safety; and Health and Safety Resources. (Individual articles contain references and resources.)

Descriptors: Eating Habits, Obesity, Safety, Health Programs, Public Health, Infants, Child Care, Newsletters, Child Welfare, Child Health, School Safety, Hygiene, Health Promotion, Restraints (Vehicle Safety), Hazardous Materials, Nutrition, Prevention, Neurological Impairments, Transportation

California Childcare Health Program. 1950 Addison Street Suite 107, Berkeley, CA 94704. Tel: 510-204-0938; Fax: 510 204-0931; e-mail: rzamani[at]ucsfchilcarehealth.org; Web site: http://www.ucsfchildcarehealth.org





Author: Zamani, A. Rahman, Ed.; Rose, Bobbie, Ed.; Calder, Judy, Ed.; Garakani, Tahereh, Ed.; Leonard, Victoria, Ed.

Source: https://eric.ed.gov/?q=a&ft=on&ff1=dtySince_1992&pg=2631&id=ED511367



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