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Lark Galloway-Gilliam Nomination for Advancing Health Equity

Lark Galloway-Gilliam Nomination for Advancing Health Equity

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Tips to Help Your Picky Eater

2018 U.S. Obesity Maps

U.S. Obesity Maps

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Addressing Childhood Obesity: CORD 3.0

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Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, 2nd Edition

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Infant and Toddler Nutrition: Read about feeding practices for infants and toddlers from birth to 24 months of age.

Infant and Toddler Nutrition

Read about feeding practices for infants and toddlers from birth to 24 months of age.

Connecting Routes and Destinations.

Connecting Routes + Destinations.

Combined built environment approaches to increase physical activity

About DNPAO

CDC’s Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity (DNPAO) protects the health of Americans at every stage of life by encouraging regular physical activity, good nutrition, and preventing adult and childhood obesity.