Archive for 'Health'
From the authors of Buzzed and Pumped, a no-nonsense guide to what kids should know to make healthy decisions. All of our children deserve the chance to be as bright, successful, and healthy as they can [...]
Hit the gym for a workout–but sit for hours at your computer. Supersize your value meals–but downsize your waistline. Today’s media-saturated teenagers are bombarded with mixed messages that distort their self-image and lead many to overeat [...]
Doctors are smarter, research is insightful, treatments are effective, and parents are involved and educated. Yet, asthma – a highly controllable condition that, at this point, should be a nuisance in a child’s life, at best [...]
Finally ready to jump off the diet merry-go-round? Fed up with risking your health on diet pills and supplements that don’t deliver on their promises? Ashamed about your weight and guilty about every bite you eat? [...]
Using clear and accessible language, Dr. Miriam Kaufman explains what teen depression is, and how it can be overcome. She gives parents a thorough overview with the most up-to-date medical knowledge, and includes many illustrative case [...]