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Health Notes: No TV for toddlers in new Child Care Check List

Health Notes: No TV for toddlers in new Child Care Check List

Michelle Obama is encouraging day care facilities and home-based providers to commit to the Let’s Move! Child Care Check List to encourage healthy eating and physical activity and limit screen time for young children. The check list includes:   Physical Activity: Provide 1-2 hours of physical activity throughout the day, including outside play when possible.  Screen Time: No screen time for children under 2 years.  For children age 2 and older, strive to limit screen time to no more than 30 minutes per week during child care, and work with parents and caregivers to ensure children have no more than 1-2 hours of quality screen time per day, the amount recommended by the...

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