ILA 3

Nutrition: Healthy Eating for Kids

This site is published by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), which is a national medical association of over 120,000 doctors. The AAFP is a non-profit organization looking to share their knowledge to those searching for information. I believe that this site is very credible due to the fact that the information is compiled from family physicians, family practice residents, and medical students. Also, the information is updated and current. I will definitely be able to get great information for my project from this site.

Parental Influence on Food Selection in Young Children and its Relationship to Obesity

This article is published by the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. This journal is the most highly rated peer-reviewed research journal. Clearly, this is a very credible find and will be very helpful with my project. It is extremely detailed and provides a lot of information on the subject.

Health Consequences of Obesity in Youth

This article is published by the American Academy of Pediatrics which is an organization of 66,000 pediatricians dedicated to the well-being of children. It is a non-profit organization formed by professionals looking to share their wealth of knowledge. This website is extremely credible and will  definitely be useful to my project. In detail, it explains the consequences of unhealthy eating early in life for children.

 

 

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