kids health

Beat the Heat: 7 Delicious Ways to Keep Kids Hydrated this Summer

Beat the Heat: 7 Delicious Ways to Keep Kids Hydrated this Summer

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6 Sneaky Food Additives: Where They Like to Hide & Why You Should Avoid Them at All Costs

6 Sneaky Food Additives: Where They Like to Hide & Why You Should Avoid Them at All Costs

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9 Year-Old Girl Starts BeeSweet Lemonade Business in an Effort to Save the Honey Bees

9 Year-Old Girl Starts BeeSweet Lemonade Business in an Effort to Save the Honey Bees

When most 9 year-olds are racing home after school to play outside with their friends, Mikaila Ulmer is negotiating contracts with national natural food retail stores. The young entrepreneur is the

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Green Mom Launches ECOlunchbox & Debuts Ocean-Friendly, Plastic-Free Bento Collection

Green Mom Launches ECOlunchbox & Debuts Ocean-Friendly, Plastic-Free Bento Collection

As awareness of the perils of plastics grows, an eco mom business is responding with the release of a new plastic-free and ocean-friendly lunchware collection designed to help families pack lunch without

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Scientists Discover Gene with Strong Link to Autism

Scientists Discover Gene with Strong Link to Autism

Over the years, in the quest to find out what, if any one thing causes Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), most researchers have been stumped. Now however, scientists from 13 institutions around the world,

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Infants Exposed to Dirt, Dander and Bacteria May Have Decreased Risks of Asthma and Allergies

Infants Exposed to Dirt, Dander and Bacteria May Have Decreased Risks of Asthma and Allergies

The idea that regular exposure to dirt, grime and the great outdoors in general is very healthy for kids is nothing new, but now a new National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded study goes one step

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7 Surprising Summer Remedies Sitting in Your Refrigerator

7 Surprising Summer Remedies Sitting in Your Refrigerator

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5 Kid-Approved Recipes that Contain Hidden Veggies

5 Kid-Approved Recipes that Contain Hidden Veggies

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Prafull Oorja in India Helps Children with Special Needs via the Healing Practice of Yoga

Prafull Oorja in India Helps Children with Special Needs via the Healing Practice of Yoga

Those who have ever practiced yoga are undoubtedly familiar with its many benefits, both physical and emotional. A full-body meditation, yoga keeps practitioners in the present moment by focusing on

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6 Home Remedies for Your Child’s Sinus Infection

6 Home Remedies for Your Child’s Sinus Infection

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When Doctors Diagnose Spitting Up as GERD, Babies May Be Prescribed Medication Needlessly

When Doctors Diagnose Spitting Up as GERD, Babies May Be Prescribed Medication Needlessly

According to the Gastroenterology Clinics of North America, about 50% of perfectly healthy babies spit up more than twice a day — and though it’s natural for parents to be concerned, studies

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7 Fun, Kid-Friendly Salad Recipes That Go Beyond Iceberg Lettuce

7 Fun, Kid-Friendly Salad Recipes That Go Beyond Iceberg Lettuce

Looking for a fun way to encourage your kid to eat more veggies? Try a few new, exciting salads – your kids will enjoy helping to prepare them and the whole family will savor them. Salads are a

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Bring on the April Showers With Non-Toxic Rain Gear for Kids

Bring on the April Showers With Non-Toxic Rain Gear for Kids

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BOOK REVIEW: Mayim’s Vegan Table: More than 100 Great-Tasting and Healthy Recipes from My Family to Yours

BOOK REVIEW: Mayim’s Vegan Table: More than 100 Great-Tasting and Healthy Recipes from My Family to Yours

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“Pain Squad” App Enables Young Cancer Patients to Make a Game out of Keeping a Pain Diary

“Pain Squad” App Enables Young Cancer Patients to Make a Game out of Keeping a Pain Diary

After a full day of radiation and chemotherapy, the very last thing a cancer patient wants to do is dwell on pain. Yet, in order for doctors to accurately assess a sufferer’s treatment, pain

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7 Heart Healthy Foods & How to Incorporate Them into Your Family’s Diet

7 Heart Healthy Foods & How to Incorporate Them into Your Family’s Diet

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Let Your Kids Dish Up Their Own Meals to Prevent Overeating & Encourage Them to Try New Foods

Let Your Kids Dish Up Their Own Meals to Prevent Overeating & Encourage Them to Try New Foods

Photo by Shutterstock Science has a curious way of turning long-held assumptions into subjects for reevaluation. For example, who knew that letting kids as young as two years-old serve themselves meals

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TellSpec is a Handheld Device That Detects Food Allergens and Environmental Toxins

TellSpec is a Handheld Device That Detects Food Allergens and Environmental Toxins

Unless you’re making every single meal from scratch, it is almost impossible to tell what ingredients are hiding in your child’s food. For those kids with food sensitivities or serious food

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