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Kids' Rates of Severe Obesity Are Troubling, Researchers Say

Posted by External 16 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — The obesity rate in children hasn't declined in recent years, and severe obesity may even be on the rise, a new study has found. Read More
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Health benefits of 'green exercise' for kids shown in new study

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Children who are exposed to scenes of nature while exercising are more likely to experience health-enhancing effects after activity, according to a study. The researchers found that after the 'green exercise' the children's post-activity blood pressure was significantly lower than it was without the simulated forest environment, indicating that the nature scenes promoted positive health effects. Read More
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1 in 68 US Kids Has Autism Spectrum Disorder

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http://feedproxy.google.com — As many as 1.5 percent, or one in 68 U.S. children on average may have autism, according to new estimates released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read More
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Flu Vaccine Cuts Hospitalization Risk For Kids, CDC Says

Posted by External 27 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — Vaccines cut the risk of life-threatening influenza in children by three quarters during the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 flu seasons in the United States, a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found. Read More
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Dental Health & Kids: A Guide for Every Age

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Learn about keeping your kids’ teeth healthy and strong from infancy on and setting them up for a lifetime of healthy teeth and good dental hygiene practices. Read More
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Strict Parenting Linked to Higher Obesity Risk in Kids

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http://feedproxy.google.com — How different parenting styles can affect kids' weight. Read More
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Kids' Electronic Media Use Linked with Poorer Well-Being

Posted by External 36 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — The amount of time kids spend watching TV or playing electronic games may affect their well-being, such as their risk for emotional problems, in early childhood, a new study from Europe suggests. Read More
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St. Patrick's Day Can Help Your Kids Eat Veggies (Op-Ed)

Posted by External 39 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — What does it take to get a kid to eat vegetables and fruit? Read More
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