Tag Archives: Kids

Plan Ahead to Keep Halloween Safe for Kids With Asthma, Allergies

TUESDAY, Oct. 6, 2020 — This Halloween may be especially challenging for parents of children with asthma and allergies, as they also have to guard against COVID-19. “Every year we send out tips on how to keep your kids with allergies and asthma symptom-free as they celebrate one of their favorite holidays,” said allergist Dr.… Read More »

Danish TV show that pairs kids and naked adults slammed as depraved

On one TV show, the truth is actually naked. In Denmark, an award-winning television program called “Ultra Strips Down,” puts nude adults in front of school-age children. The series allows its young participants, ages 11 to 13, to ask the grown-up volunteers whatever questions are on their minds in order to promote body positivity and… Read More »

Kids Are Missing Critical Windows for Lead Testing Due to Pandemic

This story also ran on CNN. This story can be republished for free (details). CLEVELAND — Families skipping or delaying pediatric appointments for their young children because of the pandemic are missing out on more than vaccines. Critical testing for lead poisoning has plummeted in many parts of the country. In the Upper Midwest, Northeast… Read More »

What to Know About Kids and Nutrition – Outside Magazine

Between finicky eating habits, constantly changing bodies, and a glut of kid-focused food-and-drink marketing, it can be tricky to figure out exactly what (and how much) to feed an active child. We know that children aren’t just scaled-down adults, but research is still sparse in youth sports nutrition. Solid nutritional research is hard to conduct even… Read More »