The childhood obesity epidemic has become of such concern, some school districts have taken to issuing BMI reports along with kids’ academic report cards.
When philanthropist and dog enthusiast Karen LeFrak decided to write a book introducing children to the beauty of an orchestra, it was music to the ears of the New York Philharmonic.
Giving kids the right foods and drinks will help them get the nutrients they need to be better athletes and maintain excellent overall health.
Volunteers are needed for Guiding Eyes for the Blind to fulfill its mission.
Parents have been handing out allowances for generations, and no one has come up with a significantly better way to give kids the chance to manage money.
Now there’s a pre-paid MasterCard — created for kids and teens.
While removing vending machines from schools, measuring and reporting children’s body mass index (BMI) to parents, and eliminating junk food from cafeterias are well-intentioned steps on the road to helping kids make healthier choices, there is one local early childhood education program that is taking a proactive approach among their youngest students.
Make sure you avoid estate tax.
Although it might be difficult at times for parents with children at home to avoid the common trap of eating less nutritious foods, making smarter, healthier food choices is crucial.
Prepping kids to eat right.
Say hello to the NYC Family Court Mediation Program.
Pediatric nurse practitioners issue guidelines on diet and exercise for kids.
Cell phones are a growing trend among the ‘tween set, as manufacturers have figured out how to tap into this gold mine demographic.
If you try to eat healthfully, or feed your children healthy food, holidays can be a minefield.
The Continuum Center for Reproductive Health at Roosevelt Hospital just expanded with a state-of-the-art InVitro Fertilization Lab.
If you think that Internet blogging is just for the younger generation, take a look at “designmom” — a blog begun by Tuckahoe mom of five, Gabrielle Blair.
If you want to think healthy, think squash. Like the carb-filled vegetable that’s good for the athletic body, the sport of squash was also ranked number one by Forbes magazine.
Could you really be at risk of having your digital pictures zapped and gone forever?
Don’t forget to test for environmental hazards
It can be difficult for kids to cope with the divorce of their parents at any time of year, but the holidays can be especially challenging
Teaching kids to trust their eating styles
A recipe for Turkey & Black Bean Enchiladas
Ronni Soled’s New Mothers Luncheons has merged with Laura Deutsch’s Baby Bites NYC, to cover the waterfront with four luncheons a week at baby-friendly restaurants throughout the city.
No more excuses for ‘no more home-cooked meals’.
Just when my 8-year-old started to eat spinach, the tender, baby leaves that come in bags, it was pulled off the shelves by the E. coli scare.