There are many policies and guidelines that try to prevent obesity in early childhood. Most focus on healthy eating and physical activity and are published by health agencies and early childhood education and care organisations. This review describes the various policies and guidelines, looks for common recommendations and identifies how these could be strengthened.
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Jackson JK, Jones J, Nguyen H, Davies I, Lum M, Grady A, Yoong SL. Obesity Prevention within the Early Childhood Education and Care Setting: A Systematic Review of Dietary Behaviour and Physical Activity Policies and Guidelines in High Income Countries. Int J Environ Res Public Health 2021, 18 (2), 838; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18020838.