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Help Your Child Stay at a Healthy Weight: Quick Guide to Healthy Living

Also available in: Spanish 

One of the best ways to prevent overweight and obesity in your child is to improve the eating and activity levels of your entire family. Learn how to help your child make healthy choices.... Details >

National Health Information Center, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Learning About Carbohydrates: For Kids  External Link

Also available in: Spanish   External Link

This article for kids describes the two types of carbohydrates and how the body uses them as a major source of energy.... Details >

The Nemours Foundation  External Link


It's never too early to start eating healthy. Learn how to make healthy food choices.... Details >

Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

A Guide to Eating for Sports: Teens  External Link

Do energy drinks and nutrition bars boost your athletic performance or power of concentration? Learn the facts that will help you make smart choices.... Details >

The Nemours Foundation  External Link

Ask The Nutritionist: Child Nutrition Programs  External Link

Do you have a question about Child Nutrition Programs? Are you looking for information on nutrition? The School Nutrition Association can help you find the answers and resources you need.... Details >

School Nutrition Association  External Link

Be a Healthy Role Model for Children - (PDF)

You can do many things to help your children develop healthy eating habits for life. Here are some tips for setting good examples.... Details >

Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Blast Off: Health & Nutrition Information for Children over Five

Play “Blast Off”, an interactive computer game where kids aged 6 to 11 can reach Planet Power by fueling their rocket with food and physical activity. ... Details >

Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Cooking Abilities of Young Children - (PDF)

Let your child help prepare and cook food with these kitchen tasks for young children.... Details >

California Department of Public Health

Eat Smart. Play Hard.

Eat Smart. Play Hard.™ is about making America's children healthier. This site offers resources and tools to convey and reinforce healthy eating and lifestyle behaviors that are consistent with the D... Details >

U.S. Department of Agriculture

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