HEALTHY KIDS Articles

Picky Eating Starts Early—Here’s What Makes it Worse: Study

Whether you have a picky eating toddler, big kid or teen, it’s one of the most frustrating parts about being a parent. Yet according to a new study, not only do picky eater habits start very early—before preschool— but well-meaning parents can make the...

17 Kitchen Tools That Make Cooking At Home Easier

Whether you acquired them when you were single or at your bridal shower, most people have basic kitchen tools that get them by day-to-day. Yet now that we’re all cooking at home more, and preparing meals and snacks for our kids all day, every day, it might be time to...

10 Easy Ways To Slash Sugar From Your Kid’s Diet

A slice of birthday cake, fresh-from-the-oven chocolate chip cookies, and ice cream on a hot summer day have always been quintessential moments of childhood, but it should come as no surprise that kids are consuming too much sugar. Yet the sugar they’re getting isn’t...

More Than 50 Percent Of Kids In The U.S. Have Unhealthy Diets: Study

It’s no surprise that most kids in the U.S. are picky eaters and prefer highly- processed, palatable foods over fruits and vegetables, yet a new study dishes up a ton of interesting insight into their unhealthy diets. But first, the good news. The study, published...