ERIC Number: ED501796
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Reference Count: N/A
Child Care Health Connections: A Health and Safety Newsletter for California Child Care Professionals. Volume 20, Number 6, November-December 2007
Zamani, A. Rahman, Ed.; Calder, Judy, Ed.; Rose, Bobbie, Ed.; Leonard, Victoria, Ed.; Gendell, Mara, Ed.
California Childcare Health Program
"Child Care Health Connections" is a bimonthly newsletter published by the California Childcare Health Program (CCHP), a community-based program of the University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing, Department of Family Health Care Nursing. The goals of this newsletter are to promote and support a healthy and safe environment for all children in child care reflecting California's diversity; to recreate linkages and promote collaboration among health and safety and child care professionals; and to be guided by the most up-to-date knowledge of the best practices and concepts of health, wellness and safety. This issue contains these articles: (1) Pandemic Flu and Child Care Programs (Bobbie Rose); (2) Constipation in Young Children (Bobbie Rose); (3) What to Expect from a Preemie in the First Year (Vickie Leonard); (4) Dietary Fiber and Young Children (Bobbie Rose); (5) Safety and Effectiveness of Cough and Cold Medicine in Children (A. Rahman Zamani); (6) Nutrition and Activity for Young Children: Raising Physically Fit and Well Nourished Children (Bobbie Rose); (7) Children with Spina Bifida in Child Care Settings: Part II (Vickie Leonard); (8) Important Legal Settlement Involving Diabetes Care in California K-12 Public Schools (9) Ear Infections Can Affect Language Development (A. Rahman Zamani and Tahereh Garakan); and (10) Seasonal Flu Vaccine. A list of additional health and safety resources is included.
Descriptors: Child Care, Child Health, Child Safety, Disease Control, Communicable Diseases, Premature Infants, Infant Care, Nutrition, Dietetics, Drug Use, Physical Fitness, Congenital Impairments, Diabetes, Court Litigation, Childrens Rights, Diseases, Language Acquisition, Immunization Programs
California Childcare Health Program. 1950 Addison Street Suite 107, Berkeley, CA 94704. Tel: 510-204-0938; Fax: 510 204-0931; Web site: http://www.ucsfchildcarehealth.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Sponsor: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Div. of Child Development.
Authoring Institution: California Childcare Health Program, Oakland.
Identifiers - Location: California