12 Month Visit
- Healthy eating habits
- 5-6 portions fruits, vegetables daily.
- Limit junk food, processed/high fat food.
- Avoid fish high in mercury, PCBs/dioxins while maintaining the
nutritional benefits of fish; heed local fishing advisories.
- Lead Exposure
- Screen all children with a blood lead test at 1
year of age and again at 2 years.
- “At risk” children may need to be screened
earlier, and more frequently.
- AAP does not recommend TV for children 2 or younger.