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Young kids can stay healthy with Summer Lunch Buddies program

Food security, especially access to healthy, nutritious foods, is critical for ending both child malnutrition, obesity and for helping young kids be ready for…

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Arizona kids less likely to get screened

​​Efforts underway to increase screening rates and connect families to resources​

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Something to smile about: Dental Health Month

Parents and caregivers are the first defense in helping prevent tooth decay in Arizona’s youngest children.

Shopping with your child can help them eat better

Tips to get your toddler to try (and eventually like) new foods

Young kids can be reluctant to try new things to eat. Here are some ways to motivate your toddler to take that first bite.

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Your Child’s Check-Ups

Learn about well-baby and well-child care to prevent health problems.

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding

Learn about different ways to be successful at breastfeeding.

Having a Healthy Pregnancy

Learn about taking care of yourself while you are pregnant.

Oral-Health

Oral Health

Learn about keeping your child’s teeth healthy.

Feeding-Toddlers

Feeding Toddlers

Learn how to help your toddler learn good eating habits.

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