Eight percent of American kids have food allergies. The constant fear of an allergic reaction can affect a child's stress level.
$500 million will be taken from the WIC program, which provides at-risk mothers and babies with nutritional meals.
As your garden starts to produce, don't forget to look to the future. Saving seeds, canning, and drying flowers is a great way to enjoy the bounty all year.
If they follow the FTC's guidelines, food companies will have to make healthier food if they want to continue advertising to children.
The FDA might soon weigh on on whether or not added food dyes contribute to hyperactivity.
Michelle Obama will come out with a book in 2012 about the White House garden.
Is your child a picky eater? Believe it or not, providing healthy foods and trusting your child's instincts helps.
Kids love to snack, but that doesn't mean those snacks can't be healthy. Here's a list of healthy snacks to fuel your kids after a long school day.
The Charlotte Mecklenburg School System in North Carolina has stopped serving fried chicken and French fries in their school lunches. What about your school?
A new study finds that the majority of young children consume caffeine daily, and the more caffeine they consume, the less they sleep.
A Yale study shows that kids who are given low-sugar cereals choose a healthier portion than ones given a high-sugar alternative.
Last month, San Francisco voted to ban toys from being included in high-calorie fast food aimed at kids. But Superior, Wisconsin wants its Happy Meal as is.
Fast food restaurants were put on notice this week. A study out of Yale analyzes marketing campaigns as related to kids and those "better-for-you" menu items.
San Francisco bans McDonald's happy meal in an effort to promote healthy food choices in children.
The Candy Exchange programs aim to save kids' teeth and gums and replace the sugary sweets with free toothbrushes, gift certificates and even cash.
Skeptics are eating their words. Junk food is out of school vending machines and carrots are in.
As busy parents, it is not always easy to create healthy meals that our kids will eat, but removing the sugar is an important step in raising healthy kids.
The Federal Trade Commission recently issued a set of proposed standards for marketing foods to children.