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NutriSTEP(tm) (Nutrition Screening Tool for Every Preschooler)

A provincially-recognized program in Ontario, funded by the Ministry of Health Promotion with its implementation supported by the Nutrition Resource Centre. NutriSTEP(tm) is a fast and simple way to assess eating habits and identify nutrition problems of the preschool population (3-5 years), including growth and overweight issues. It is a parent-administered 17-item questionnaire that covers: food and nutrient intake, physical growth, developmental and physical capabilities, physical activity, food security and the feeding environment. Now available at http://www.flintbox.ca/technology.asp?page=3586.