Nutrition supplements for kids: Are they necessary?

As a parent, you do everything you can to model good eating habits. You really are trying to toss a broccoli in the midst of some fries to make sure…

The importance of healthy eating during childhood | Health

WHAT WE eat can play a critical role in determining our health, whatever our age. The eating patterns established in the first few years of life influence our health during…

Clinical nutritionist Gauravi Vinay- The New Indian Express

Express News Service BENGALURU: In a world where grown-ups have a variety of trackers and journals to keep their mood, health, and daily habits in check for balanced well-being, clinical nutritionist…

Child Care Food Program | Florida Department of Health

Access MIPS * Research shows that well-nourished children are healthier, more attentive, and have better mental performance than children who are under-nourished.  Findings also indicate that children served by the Child…

Maintain support for women and children who need food aid

Rosemary Hunter, M.D., is a pediatrician in Nashville. Imagine needing to load women and children into a boat to escape a bleak fate such as a remote island or sinking ship.…

Teaching children better eating habits

By Anne Blythe Trying to get wholesome food into young children might seem like an exhausting exercise for many parents and child care providers in today’s rush-rush world. After all,…

Are Nutritional Supplements Necessary For Kids? A Parent’s Guide

A well-rounded diet can provide all the essential nutrients for a growing child. Nutrition supplements for kids should not be a one-size-fits-all approach. Children need proper nutrition for optimal growth…

Avoid junk food in children’s diet for these 5 reasons

Children’s food habits have become concerning for many now. With an increased number of tasty treats available at the snap of their fingers, their intake of nutrients has reduced considerably.…

Which foods can help and which to avoid

There is no specific diet to manage the symptoms of ADHD in children and adults. However, a nutritious diet may provide some benefits and support overall health. Methods to manage…

Should children with diabetes or pre-diabetes go on a low-carb diet?

by Dr. Tamara S. Hannon, American Academy of Pediatrics Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain A child’s diet is important because it helps them grow, stay healthy and have the energy to…

Simplifying Parent’s Dilemma: Are Gummy Vitamins Good For Children?

Be aware before deciding anything. Gummy vitamins for kids walk a fine line between providing essential nutrients and resembling candy. Parents should make informed choices when incorporating them into their…

‘Healthy eating’ curriculum can do more harm than good

Editor’s note: Oona Hanson is a parent coach in private practice and a family mentor at Equip, an eating disorder treatment program. She specializes in supporting parents to raise kids who…