Rep. Castor: Gov. DeSantis is Taking Food Away from Children

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor (FL-14) released the following statement on Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ decision to reject $248 million in summer food assistance for Florida kids through the…

Are GMO Foods Safe for Children? What Parents Need to Know

Parents often grapple with the question of what is best for their children’s diet. In recent years, the safety of genetically modified organism (GMO) foods has become a topic of…

Key Nutrients for Kids: Age-by-Age Guide

Making sure you know the right nutrients for kids—and ensuring they get those nutrients—will help your little ones learn, grow, and develop. For many, this simply involves breastfeeding or formula-feeding…

Cost of living worsening health of children in UK, say school nurses | Children’s health

Children across Britain are suffering worsening levels of tooth decay, anxiety and stunted growth as the cost of food continues to soar, a survey of school nurses has found. The…

Easy, affordable and healthy eating tips

Ready meals and processed foods may look like a quick and low-cost way to feed the family, but there are many convenient, affordable and healthy alternatives. Here are five ways…

These parents didn’t know why their children had lead poisoning. An applesauce recall offered clues.

In the days and months leading up to the Food and Drug Administration’s nationwide recall of WanaBana apple cinnamon fruit puree in late October, a number of families found themselves…

Study finds some mealtime strategies make fussy kids even fussier

Credit: CC0 Public Domain New research has found that mealtime strategies used by parents of fussy eaters might be inadvertently turning their children into even fussier eaters, interrupting their ability…

Gap between the concerns of healthcare professionals and parents’ perceptions regarding dietary habits for 18-month- and 3-year-old children in Japan | BMC

The subjects of the survey for this study were (1) parents of 18-month- and 3-year-old children who agreed to participate in the survey and (2) healthcare professionals (public health nurses,…

A Guide On How Vegan Parents Can Nourish Their Children

Raising vegan children involves intentional choices and a commitment to providing a well-rounded, plant-based diet. Written by saumya pandey |Updated : November 16, 2023 1:01 PM IST Providing a well-nourished…

You be the judge grandparents’ special: should my parents stop feeding my kids food that I’ve banned? | Family

The prosecution: Orlaith I often ask Mum to go easy on the desserts, but she says kids deserve treats My parents, Conall and Maureen, love their grandkids, but they go…

Experts discuss candy intake for children

Toronto – It’s that time of year again. Halloween is over and children have piles of candy saved up from trick-or-treating. But should parents be worried about the amount…

Children’s Day: Schools promote healthy eating for children, but experts continue to see excessive junk food consumption

Nutritionists and dieticians have reported seeing many cases of parents coming with junk food consumption problem among children.  | Photo Credit: file photo Despite the State and the Union governments’…