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Stroke Rising Among Young People

nytimes.com | February 10, 11 at 06:47 PM

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Stroke Rising Among Young People

More young people and adults in their 30s and 40s are being hospitalized for stroke, even as stroke rates are dropping in older people, new data show. The findings, reported this week...

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Banning sodas from school and teaching healthy eating works!

latimes.com | October 18, 10 at 10:22 PM

Read More: children, healthy eating, schools, sodas

Banning sodas from school and teaching healthy eating works!

Excerpt:   Buchanan, whose daughter Skye is in fourth-grade at the school, has been working with Fremont for 11 years. He runs a program that introduces students to taste, label-reading and manners....

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40% of Kids' Calories Come From Solid Fat and Sugar

time.com | Meredith Melnick | October 3, 10 at 11:10 PM

Read More: children, diet, obesity

40% of Kids' Calories Come From Solid Fat and Sugar

Baked goods, pizza and soda. According to an article in the Journal of the American Dietetic Association, these are the top three sources of calories for Americans, aged 2 to 18...

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Leading doctors call for urgent crackdown on junk food

Guardian.co.uk | Denis Campbell | July 11, 10 at 11:05 AM

Read More: advertising, children, health, junk food

Leading doctors call for urgent crackdown on junk food

Presidents of two royal colleges of medicine urge government to restrict advertising and sponsorship by makers of unhealthy foods and introduce diet health warnings Leading doctors today weigh in on the debate...

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Lipitor in candy form for kids

Associated Press | July 11, 10 at 07:44 AM

Read More: candy, children, lipitor

 Lipitor in candy form for kids

The European Union has approved a new chewable form of cholesterol blockbuster Lipitor for children 10 and up with high levels of bad cholesterol and triglycerides, a type of blood fat, Pfizer...

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John Robbins - What Really Spoils Our Children?

June 8, 10 at 06:36 AM

Read More: children, john robbins, spoiled

John Robbins - What Really Spoils Our Children?

No parent wants to raise a spoiled brat--a kid who is selfish, demanding and insensitive to others. But what is it that spoils children? I don't think it's an abundance of love...

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DC to use soda tax in campaign against childhood obesity

washingtonpost.com | May 2, 10 at 11:44 AM

Read More: children, obesity, school lunch, soda tax

DC to use soda tax in campaign against childhood obesity

The D.C. Council plans to give final approval Tuesday to school nutrition and physical education standards that would be among the strictest in the country, mandating that low-calorie and low-fat meals be...

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New Pig-Friendly Children's Book

April 5, 10 at 07:23 AM

Read More: animal rights, books, children, farm sanctuary, granny gomez, jigsaw

New Pig-Friendly Children's Book

Looking for a children's picture book that inspires compassion for farm animals? Granny Gomez & Jigsaw (Disney-Hyperion, 2010) tells the story of a mountain-climbing, drum-playing old woman who adopts a baby pig...

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Want healthy kids? Learn how to cook

cnn.com | Kristen Swensson and Leigh Angel | March 26, 10 at 10:04 AM

Read More: children, cooking, High-fructose corn syrup, Michelle Obama, obesity

Want healthy kids? Learn how to cook

We hear it on the news like a drumbeat: Millions of kids eat out too much, lack access to fruits and vegetables, and it seems no one's teaching them how to make...

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'Third-hand smoke' can kill, too

bbc.co.uk | February 13, 10 at 10:22 AM

Read More: children, cigarettes, health, smoke

'Third-hand smoke' can kill, too

Lingering residue from tobacco smoke which clings to upholstery, clothing and the skin releases cancer-causing agents, work in PNAS journal shows. Berkeley scientists in the US ran lab tests and found "substantial...

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Many Overweight Teens Don't Think They Are

cbsnews.com | February 8, 10 at 06:28 PM

Read More: children, obesity

Many Overweight Teens Don't Think They Are

Many overweight teens don't think they are, according to an article in The Journal of American Academy of Pediatrics. Referring to the February article, "Where Perception Meets Reality: Self-Perception of Weight in...

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Obesity treatment for kids works, panel says

msnbc.com | January 19, 10 at 07:46 AM

Read More: children, Diabetes mellitus, obesity, Pediatrics, Weight loss

Obesity treatment for kids works, panel says

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Yoga helps even little ones channel energy, emotion

CNN.COM | Ashley Fantz | November 13, 09 at 11:25 AM

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Yoga helps even little ones channel energy, emotion

Gigi reaches up into her sun salutation. She steps back into her high lunge and kicks her legs straight into plank pose, a push-up she holds without wobbling for 10 seconds before...

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Exercise Not Tied To Preschool Obesity -- It's the FOOD, stupid...!

CBSNEWS.COM | November 6, 09 at 05:49 PM

Read More: children, fitness, health, obesity

Exercise Not Tied To Preschool Obesity -- It's the FOOD, stupid...!

Organized efforts to get preschoolers moving appear to have little influence on whether or not they become overweight, new research suggests.Preschool-aged children in a Scottish study who participated in regular exercise sessions...

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Being Vegetarian

Brenda Davis, R.D. | January 6, 04 at 01:51 AM

Read More: brenda davis, children, infants, supplements

B12 for Vegan Babies Q: We have an 8-month old baby who is being raised vegan and, of course, we want to make sure he is getting the proper nutrients for healthy...

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