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Weight Loss Camps and Programs for Kids in the NY Metro Area

Weight Loss Camps and Programs for Kids in the NY Metro Area

If your child is struggling with weight, he or she might need extra support outside of your family. Check out these weight loss camps and programs run by experts in children's health - including nutritionists, physicians, and fitness instructors - that cater to kids in the New York metro area.

Nick Jonas' Battle with Diabetes

Nick Jonas' Battle with Diabetes

Most parents (and virtually all pre-teens and teens) know Nick Jonas as the curly-haired, youngest member of the well-liked pop band, the Jonas Brothers.

Just for Moms: How to Save Dry Skin

Just for Moms: How to Save Dry Skin

The winter months - with the cold biting outside and the heat blazing inside - can be tough on skin. Check out our editor's picks for the best lotions to keep your hide healthy and hydrated.

Sleep Myth Busters: The Sleep Lady Sets the Record Straight for Parents

Sleep Myth Busters: The Sleep Lady Sets the Record Straight for Parents

Kim West, known as The Sleep Lady®, reveals the truth behind common sleep myths and offers tips for parents on how they can help their babies and children get asleep and stay asleep.

Sluggish, Anxious, Exhausted? It Might NOT Be Just the Baby...

Sluggish, Anxious, Exhausted? It Might NOT Be Just the Baby...

New moms: find out about the postpartum disorder your doctor may be overlooking.

New Places, New Programs for Kids in Queens - February 2010

New Places, New Programs for Kids in Queens - February 2010

Drs. Karen Lewkowitz and Robert Shpuntoff are a husband-and-wife team in Little Neck specializing in pediatric orthodontistry.

New Student-to-School Nurse Ratios Announced

New Student-to-School Nurse Ratios Announced

The National Association of School Nurses (NASN) recently released new 2009 data highlighting the disparities of students-to-school nurses working in public schools nationwide.

What to Do When Your Kids' Sports Heroes Let Them Down

What to Do When Your Kids' Sports Heroes Let Them Down

Many kids look to professional athletes as role models, icons, and heroes. So when sports celebrities like Tiger Woods or Lance Armstrong get into trouble, they might feel let down. Here's advice on how to handle those tough situations and turn them into teachable moments.

How to Design a Kid-Friendly Kitchen

How to Design a Kid-Friendly Kitchen

When designing a kitchen with children in mind, there are certain things a family should think about at the beginning of the design process. Independent Kitchen and Bath offers the following tips to help consumers ultimately get the kitchen that best fits their family.

How to Fight the Flu Naturally

How to Fight the Flu Naturally

Find out how these eight super foods can help prevent the flu and keep your immune system healthy - the natural way.

New Places, New Programs for Kids in Fairfield County, CT - January 2010

New Places, New Programs for Kids in Fairfield County, CT - January 2010

Check out what's new for kids and families in Fairfield County.

Mumps are Back: How to Protect Your Kids

Mumps are Back: How to Protect Your Kids

U.S. health officials have officially declared the current mumps outbreak in the New York and New Jersey area the largest in years. Here's what you need to know about mumps and how to protect your family.

Just for Moms: 8 Diets for the New Year

Just for Moms: 8 Diets for the New Year

Resolving to shed some pounds in 2010? Check out our list of eight great diets to find the one that fits your lifestyle and weight loss goals.

Best Eating Habits: The Top 10 List for 2010

Best Eating Habits: The Top 10 List for 2010

Start the new decade off right with these healthy eating tips for you and your family, courtesy of Maggie Moon, registered dietitian and corporate nutritionist for FreshDirect.

Pedestrian Injury: A Significant Problem in Queens

Pedestrian Injury: A Significant Problem in Queens

Pedestrian safety is a significant concern for Queens residents, according to a study conducted at Elmhurst Hospital Center. Kids and the elderly have been targets for pedestrian safety initiatives such as Safe Kids and Safe Streets for Seniors; both are products of the New York City Department of Transportation.

Meet the Doctors in Suffolk County, Long Island - December 2009

Meet the Doctors in Suffolk County, Long Island - December 2009

Meet some of the health professionals in Suffolk County, Long Island, including pediatricians, dentists, and nutritionists catering to kids and families.

Meet the Doctors in Nassau County, Long Island - December 2009

Meet the Doctors in Nassau County, Long Island - December 2009

Meet some of the health professionals in Nassau County, Long Island, including pediatricians, dentists, and nutritionists catering to kids and families.

Meet the Doctors in Manhattan - December 2009

Meet the Doctors in Manhattan - December 2009

Meet some of the health professionals in Manhattan, including pediatricians, dentists, and nutritionists catering to kids and families.

Meet the Doctors in Fairfield County, CT - December 2009

Meet the Doctors in Fairfield County, CT - December 2009

Meet some of the health professionals in Fairfield County, CT, including pediatricians, dentists, and nutritionists catering to kids and families.

Meet the Doctors in Queens - December 2009

Meet the Doctors in Queens - December 2009

Meet some of the health professionals in Queens, including pediatricians, dentists, and nutritionists catering to kids and families.

Meet the Doctors in Brooklyn - December 2009

Meet the Doctors in Brooklyn - December 2009

Meet some of the health professionals in Brooklyn, including pediatricians, dentists, and nutritionists catering to kids and families.

Meet the Doctors in Westchester County - December 2009

Meet the Doctors in Westchester County - December 2009

Meet some of the health professionals in Westchester County, NY, including pediatricians, dentists, and nutritionists catering to kids and families.

Meet the Doctors in Rockland County - December 2009

Meet the Doctors in Rockland County - December 2009

Meet the health care professionals in Rockland County, NY, including pediatricians, dentists, nutritionists, physical therapists and more catering to kids and families.

Special Needs: Service Dogs for Children with Autism

Special Needs: Service Dogs for Children with Autism

Autism service dogs are providing families with much needed assistance, peace of mind, and a big doggy dose of unconditional love.

For Overweight Kids, Focus Should Be on Fun Exercise Instead of Losing Weight, According to New Study

For Overweight Kids, Focus Should Be on Fun Exercise Instead of Losing Weight, According to New Study

A recent study reported in the "Journal of the American College of Cardiology" shows the benefits of a regular physical activity program for overweight children, without any dietary changes.




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