Published: January 2009

ID #: 1016

Journal: Prev Chronic Dis

Authors: Kaphingst KM, Story M

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There are 8.6 million preschool-aged children enrolled in child-care facilities in the United States. The licensing regulations for these facilities in the areas of nutrition, physical activity, and media use (e.g., television, videos, computers) show that there are many potential opportunities to prevent obesity among these children.

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