The newly revised and updated 3rd edition of Bright Futures: Nutrition represents a vision for the new millennium—a direction for integrating nutrition into health services in the 21st century. The pocket guide is a handy go-anywhere tool that provides ready access to key points from the comprehensive Bright Futures: Nutrition. Its bulleted format highlights the essentials of nutritional screening, assessment, and supervision for each developmental period.
About Bright Futures: Nutrition
Bright Futures: Nutrition focuses on health promotion and disease prevention for infants, children, adolescents, and families. Food and eating are presented as both healthful and pleasurable. The guide promotes positive attitudes toward food and offers guidance on choosing healthy foods. Consistent with key Bright Futures principles, family meals are emphasized as they are associated with better diets and help build on family strengths and promote unity, social bonds, and good communication.
Download the Nutrition Guide Section-by-Section
You can download PDF's of each section of Bright Futures: Nutrition by clicking on the links below or you can order it from the AAP Bookstore.
Nutrition 3rd Edition Pocket Guide