The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control manages the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program, a a nutrition program that provides health education, healthy foods, breastfeeding support, and other services free of charge to South Carolina families who qualify.

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  • Is your baby getting enough milk? 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04)
    Every mother wonders how to tell if her baby is getting enough milk. You and your body gave your baby what it needed to grow in your tummy. Now you and your body can give him what he needs to grow healthy and strong his ...
  • Infant Nutrition 6-12 Months 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-07)
    Babies’ growth, development and nutrition needs vary in each stage of infancy. At six months of age, most babies are ready to begin eating solid foods of soft consistency. This brochure discusses signs your baby is ready ...
  • Child’s Portion Size 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04)
    This sheet written in English and Spanish compares pictures of everyday items to their equivalent in ounces and cups. Four dice equals 1 oz., a half large boiled egg equals 1/8 cup, a golf ball equals 1/4 cup, a computer ...
  • La diabetes gestacional : Diabetes durante el embarazo 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-07)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, describes gestational diabetes, how to know if you are at risk and what you can do to prevent it.
  • Aspectos básicos del bebé Del nacimiento a los 6 meses 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-07)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, tells what to expect when caring for a newborn baby. Topics such as sleep, feeding, growth, crying and playtime are discussed.
  • Leaking 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-06)
    Milk leaking from the breasts is common when you first start nursing. This usually goes away by the time the baby is 6–8 weeks old. In the meantime, this paper, printed in English and Spanish, offers some things you can ...
  • Alimentación del bebé De 6 a 12 meses 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-07)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, discusses nutrition and baby foods for infants 6 to 12 months old.
  • Baby basics, birth to 6 months 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-07)
    This brochure tells what to expect when caring for a newborn baby. Topics such as sleep, feeding, growth, crying and playtime are discussed.
  • Mealtime magic with your 6 to 12 month old 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04)
    This brochure helps you know what to expect from your baby between 6 and 12 months old and gives tips for keeping your baby safe at mealtime.
  • Mealtime magic with your 3-4 year old 

    South Carolina WIC Program (South Carolina State Library, 2017-06)
    This brochure helps you develop proper food habits in your children.

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