Health

Tips On Improving Your Child’s Health

(NAPSI) - It’s estimated that about one-third of kids in theUnited States are overweight or obese. Being overweight as a child can lead to health problems later in life. Fortunately, as a parent or other caregiver, there are things you can do to help your child consume healthy foods and beverages, be physically active, and get to and stay at a healthy weight.

Read more...

Helping Teens Make Healthier Choices

(NAPSI) - There’s good news for parents who are looking for ways to help their teens make healthier choices when it comes to eating and exercise.

Read more...

Dietary Supplements May Help Reduce Health Care Costs

(NAPSI) - Here’s food for thought about finances: Use of specific dietary supplements in U.S. adults over the age of 55 not only helps improve their health but, according to a new economic report, can also mean significant savings in health care costs.

Read more...

Food For Good

(NAPSI) - Here’s food for thought: Of the 55 million kids enrolled in U.S. schools, 21 million get free or reduced-cost lunch, yet 85 percent of the schoolchildren eligible for these U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) sponsored lunches don’t get such meals when school’s not in session.

Read more...

How To Help Accelerate Medical Progress In America

(NAPSI) - Each year in theUnited States, nearly 16,000 kids are diagnosed with cancer. And on any given day, as many as 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease. Beyond its debilitating symptoms, the death rate for Alzheimer’s is on the rise.

Read more...

Additional information