Nutritional Disorders Telehealth Network Project
Providing a consistent daily meal and snack schedule. It is necessary to stick to the routine despite potential behavioral resistance and variance with intake.
Eliminate the dietary practice of excess fruit juice
Alleviation of childhood constipation through the use of fluids, fiber, and medications.
Strategies to increase internal motivation to feed.
A variety of problems may impact upon the infant or child’s ability or desire to eat. These include medical disorders, developmental delays, and sensory processing problems. When physiological problems are suspected, medical evaluation is needed.