Team Nutrition Enclosed in this issue of AAP News is the U.S. Department of Agriculture "Team Nutrition food Guide Pyramid," featuring Pumbaa and Timon, Team Nutrition's "spoke-stoons" from Walt Disney's film The Lion King. The cartoon characters' nutrition messages are aimed at children from kindergarten through grade 5. The poster can be displayed in pediatricians' offices and used as a tool when delivering health and nutrition messages to children and their families.
Toy recalls The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recently announced several toy recalls. • Matchbox Toys is recalling and exchanging nearly 1.5 million Voltron Lion robot toys because certain paints on the metal parts contain excess levels of lead. The deluxe (11-inch) and miniature (6-inch) toys affected by the recall were made in Taiwan. Toys that are not affected by the recall include Voltron Lions made in Japan, those made entirely of plastic and all other Voltron products including Voltron Warriors, Voltron Gladiators and Voltron Vehicles.