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is a series of 12 podcasts that translates the research of early childhood development into parenting practices that mothers, fathers and other caregivers can tailor to the needs of their own child and family. Click here to listen to or download the podcasts. This podcast series is generously funded by MetLife Foundation.

Health & Nutrition

Keeping your child healthy and ensuring that he gets good nutrition are two of the most important jobs of parenting. Below you will find resources on a range of health issues that will help you nurture your child’s overall growth and development. Please note that ZERO TO THREE does not provide medical advice. If you have questions about your child’s health and nutrition, we encourage you to discuss them with your health care provider.

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Most Popular Resources on Health and Nutrition - Here you will find our most popular resources on health and nutrition.

Tips and Tools on Health and Nutrition - Here you will find helpful tips and tools on health and nutrition for infants and toddlers.

Healthy From the Start: How Feeding Nurtures Your Young Child's Body, Heart, and Mind - Offers parents information on how feeding skills unfold over the first three years.

Coping With Loss During Pregnancy or Soon After Birth - This resource provides information on how to best support young children in families that have been affected by the loss of a pregnancy or young infant.



Healthy Minds 24-36 months
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Healthy From the Start: How Feeding Nurtures Your Young Child's Body, Heart, and Mind
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