o Children absorb lead more efficiently than adults do o Lead poisoning can

O children absorb lead more efficiently than adults

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o Children absorb lead more efficiently than adults do. o Lead poisoning can cause learning disabilities and behavior problems. High levels of lead can contribute to iron deficiency anemia, changes in kidney function, nervous system changes and even seizures, coma and death. 18. 19. Promoting Healthy Eating Habits for Children 20. Read Visualizing Nutrition pages 429-433. Then answer the following questions. How many times may a new food need to be offered to a child before he/she will accept it? o 8 to 10 times What are the American Academy of Pediatrics recommendations for juice and young children? o 4 to 6oz a day for children ages 1 to 6 o 8 to 12oz a day for children ages 7 and older What is the best indicator that a child is receiving adequate nutrition? o Normal Growth Pattern
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Why do young children need small, nutrient-dense meals and snacks during the day? o Two to three hours throughout the day How can you promote healthy weights for children? o Children learn by example, food is not a reward or punishment.It is simply nutrition 21.CASE STUDY 22.What are the additional caloric recommendations during the second trimesterof pregnancy? 23.Why is adequate weight gain during pregnancy important? 24.How does Marina’s usual intake compare to her MyPlate recommendations? 25.What recommendations would you give Marina regarding: Her concern with weight gain during pregnancy? 1 The overall nutritional quality of her diet? 26. She is meeting her recommendations when it comes to her nutrients, but when it comes to her diet plan she is under the amounts of her food group intakes The dietary changes you would recommend to Marina to meet the needs of the second trimester of pregnancy and to promote a healthy pregnancy for both her and the baby? (Be specific, identify specific nutrients and food groups to modify and recommend specific foods to meet the recommendations.)
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She needs to increase on all spectrums for her vegetables Make half of her grains whole Increase her sea food intake, only those low in mercury Lower her intake of empty calories Increase her Calcium Slightly Increase her Magnesium Increase Vitamin A Increase Vitamin C Increase Vitamin D Increase Vitamin E Increase Vitamin K Increase Folate Increase Choline 27.DISCUSSION BOARD POST
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