Healthcare

5-2-1-0 HEALTH CARE

Be a healthy role model:
  • Eat healthy foods. 
  • Limit use of handheld devices.
  • Participate in physical activity.
  • Drink water.
Become a 5-2-1-0 Registered Site:

Health care clinics are invited to sign up as a 5-2-1-0 Healthy Choices Count! Registered Site and join an important network of sectors working towards healthier environments where young Iowans live, learn and play.

register

Resources:
Trainings:

The Iowa Medical Society hosts free webinars on the topic of childhood obesity and 5-2-1-0. View recorded webinars and get updates on upcoming trainings

Weight Stigma in the Health Care Clinic:
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: 
Motivational Interviewing: 
Talking Points for Providers:
Healthy Habits Questionnaires:
What 5-2-1-0 looks like in the health care clinic: 


5-2-1-0 HEALTH CARE SUPPORTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:

IMS

  • Why 5-2-1-0 Works

    Why 5-2-1-0 works! Healthy Choices Count! is based on 5-2-1-0's scientific rationale.

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  • 5-2-1-0 Feature

    The 5-2-1-0 Feature provides resources, social media posts and activities to celebrate Healthy Choices Count each month.

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  • Early Care

    Caregivers who establish the values of 5-2-1-0 in the early years of children's lives — from birth to age 5 — can form healthy habits that will last a lifetime.

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