We found this article at Florida Department of Citrus and we’re delighted to share more information about the affects of children drinking 100% orange juice. Juice is often connected with obesity and weight gain in young children, but this recent study done shows that just isn’t true in the case of 100% orange juice. So
Spring sports season is almost upon us and your child is about to get out there on the field and show off some skills. But don’t just let him hit the field cold. Gearing up for the spring season can help him avoid an injury that could bench him for months.
Back to school hearing tests are important because some children do not develop hearing loss until later in childhood. This late hearing loss can be caused by ear infections, exposure to loud noises, or numerous other causes. As a result, children who had normal screening tests at their birthing centers may experience learning difficulties and
I know, I know, summer isn’t over yet! The sound of splashing in the pool is proof of that. But it’s not too early to think ahead to prepare your family, especially school-age children, for the transition. Whether we want to admit it or not—it’s right around the corner. The adjustment from summer to the
Halloween is a time filled with fun and joy for families. Although Halloween is fun, Halloween can pose dangers to your children. To help make the festivities seamless, there are steps that both children and parents can follow so that families can have a safe and fun Halloween. First off, it is important to talk
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day for everyone, especially children and adolescents. It gives you energy to get through the longest part of the day after the body has been at rest (sleep) for 8-10 hours overnight. “According to the American Dietetic Association, children who eat breakfast perform better in the classroom