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Wednesday, Oct 26, 2011 at 11:16 AM

Free Wigs for Children With Hair Loss

Free Wigs for Children With Hair Loss

One New York City celebrity hairstylist and wig designer said his dream – to provide wigs for children with medical hair loss – is coming true. Read »

Friday, Sep 16, 2011 at 12:04 PM

It’s National Guacamole Day: Guacamole Tour Kicks off in NYC

It’s National Guacamole Day: Guacamole Tour Kicks off in NYC

The GuacMobile is celebrating National Guacamole Day in New York City Friday, kicking off a tour to promote healthy eating among kids. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2011 at 11:07 AM
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By Go Healthy New York

Is Bodybuilding Dangerous for Boys?

Is Bodybuilding Dangerous for Boys?

The training regimen for bodybuilding is grueling enough for an adult; should a growing child ever be allowed to venture into the activity? Read »

Thursday, Jul 14, 2011 at 12:06 PM
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By AP

Companies Propose Curbing Junk Food Ads for Kids

Companies Propose Curbing Junk Food Ads for Kids

The nation's largest food companies say they will cut back on marketing unhealthier foods to children, proposing their own set of advertising standards after rejecting similar guidelines proposed by... Read »

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2011 at 10:22 AM
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By AP

Chain Restaurants Will Make Kids Menus Healthier

Chain Restaurants Will Make Kids Menus Healthier

Parents seeking healthier restaurant meals for their kids can start to look beyond chicken nuggets and macaroni-and-cheese. Read »

Monday, Jul 11, 2011 at 4:42 PM
      

Kids Love Riding Their Tricycles

Check out how much fun these kids are having pedaling away and running after one another -- it's a great example of how fitness is truly fun. Read »

Monday, Jul 11, 2011 at 9:42 AM
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By AP

To Avoid Obesity, Even Babies Should Exercise

To Avoid Obesity, Even Babies Should Exercise

In a new campaign against obesity, the British government issued guidelines on Monday saying that children under the age of 5 — including those who can't even walk yet — should exercise every day. Read »

Monday, Jul 11, 2011 at 9:53 AM

City Kids Walk and Bike to School More Often

City Kids Walk and Bike to School More Often

City kids are more likely to walk or bike to school, getting more physical activity than rural schoolchildren as a result, a new study has found. Read »

Thursday, Jun 16, 2011 at 9:47 AM

Handwriting Has Psychological Health Benefits for Kids

Handwriting Has Psychological Health Benefits for Kids

Writing things out with good old-fashioned pen and paper has psychological benefits for children that help them develop their brains, a new study has found. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 14, 2011 at 3:14 PM
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By Michelle Kim

Videogame Fitness Center for Kids Opens in Tribeca

Videogame Fitness Center for Kids Opens in Tribeca

Call it a video-game powered gym for kids: the new Exerblast center in Tribeca aims to make healthy living and exercise fun for children in an age where childhood obesity has become an American epidemic. Read »

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