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Table 1 The 10 preventive actions and their timing during the 6-year follow-up.

From: "Mi voglio bene": a pediatrician-based randomized controlled trial for the prevention of obesity in Italian preschool children

  Health balance
Months
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
  1.0-1.5 2.5-3.0 5.0-6.0 8.0-9.0 11.0-12.0 16.0-18.0 24.0-30.0 36.0-42.0 48.0-54.0 66.0-72.0
Breastfeeding X X X        
Avoidance of solid foods X X X        
Control of protein intake X X X X X X X    
Avoidance of sugar-sweetened beverages X X X X X X X X X X
Avoidance of bottle       X X    
Means of transportation      X X X X X X
Early adiposity rebound        X X X X
Television viewing      X X X X X X
Movement and active play      X X X X X X
Control of portion size        X X X X