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Read about feeding practices for infants and toddlers from birth to 24 months of age.
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Explore the most recent data on obesity, nutrition, physical activity, and breastfeeding.
Improve overall health, quality of life, and reduce healthcare costs
Combined built environment approaches to increase physical activity
CDC’s Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (DNPAO) leads our nation’s efforts to prevent chronic diseases by promoting good nutrition, regular physical activity, and a healthy weight. We work in places where people live, learn, work, and play.