Developing a Healthy School

Developing a healthy school is the objective of researchers in St. Louis who will use a $1.1 million grant to develop a school that not only tends to students educational needs, but to their health and well being. The grant was received by “For the Sake of...

Partnering with a University for Health and Fitness

An intermediate school is partnering with a university for health and fitness to help parents and children fight childhood obesity. At Carrigan School in West Haven Connecticut, students and families are learning about nutrition and active lifestyles with help from...

New Recommendations for Children’s Doctor Visits

The American Academy of Pediatrics has released new recommendations for children’s doctor visits, including an updated schedule of what needs to happen at each regular office visit for children and teens. According to the academy, the new schedule is a result of...