Articles about healthy kids


Chef Ann Foundation - The Significance of Preschool Food Programs

Last updated: 03/25/2019

Recent research has highlighted the fact that early childhood education increases students’ success rates, so it’s not surprising that more school districts are adding preschool...

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Every Kid Healthy Week

Last updated: 03/04/2019

Every Kid Healthy™ Week is an annual observance created to celebrate school health and wellness achievements and recognized on the calendar of National Health Observances....

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Taking Physical Education Seriously: Mandatory Reporting in Washington State - Voices For Healthy Kids

Last updated: 02/12/2019

While it is easy to get people to agree that we want our children to be healthier, the real challenge comes with the “how.” Recognizing that challenge, advocates with the...

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When Parents Prevail on Policy

Last updated: 02/11/2019

The Health, Wellness and P.E. Department of The El Paso Independent School District, led by John Adams, has made great strides improving physical activity and recess...

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Happy Mealtime, Healthy Kids - Child Trends

Last updated: 02/10/2019

CHICAGO, Ill. (Ivanhoe Newswire) — Dinner time is stressful for many families, with parents coming home from work, kids arriving from school, and everyone hungry and ready to...

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Strawberry Chocolate Chip Scone Recipe | Healthy Ideas for Kids

Last updated: 02/09/2019

Just 30 minutes to make this lightly-sweet Strawberry Chocolate Chip Scone recipe, and win the heart of your littlest Valentines! Scones walk a wonderful line between...

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4 Ways to Celebrate Children’s Dental Health Month! | Salud America

Last updated: 02/06/2019

Parents, this is a great time to take another look at the best ways to prevent cavities for you and your kids. To be healthy, kids need to have healthy mouths. Mouth pain...

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Water, Milk Now the Default Drinks on Kid's Menus in California | Salud America

Last updated: 01/27/2019

Water and milk are now the “default beverage” on kid’s menus in California, thanks to a new law that experts say is a public health win against the devastating effects of sugary...

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Garrett Berdan, RDN: Making Nutritious Meals for the Next Generation | Food & Nutrition Magazine | January/February 2019

Last updated: 01/25/2019

For eight years, registered dietitian nutritionist Garrett Berdan worked in the Pacific Northwest as a consultant for child nutrition programs. During that time, and inspired by...

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Farmers Market SNAP Incentive Program Exceeds $1.2 Million in Massachusetts - Voices For Healthy Kids

Last updated: 12/30/2018

By Gus Schumacher, Founding Board Chair of Wholesome Wave and Former Massachusetts Commissioner of Food and Agriculture  Massachusetts vegetable farmer David Paysnick’s revenue...

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