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Winter Health Tips For Kids Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Winter Health Tips For Kids.

5 Secrets to Winter Health and Energy

My monthly weight loss support group sat around looking rather dismal at the first meeting following an unexpected autumn snowstorm.  Winter was arriving sooner than anticipated, and my group voiced worrying thoughts about how they'd st...  Read more

Is There Such Thing as the Summertime Blues?

Q: I've heard a lot about the "winter blues," but I actually feel really down in the summer. Is there such a thing as the summertime blues—or anything I do to help with it? A: Although the winter blues are a common and well-k...  Read more

9 Meal Makeovers that Will Please Parents and Kids

Think about what is offered on a typical children's menu at a sit-down restaurant: burgers, fries, spaghetti, macaroni and cheese, and chicken nuggets. When did these menu standards become "kid food," and why are we still conforming to...  Read more

18 Worst Winter Heartburn Triggers

Winter is the season when we crave comfort foods that stick to your ribs and warm your heart. But if you suffer from heartburn or GERD, many of your favorites may turn out to be "discomfort" foods. Here are 18 of the worst wintertime treats...  Read more

Keeping Your Family Safe from the Cold & Flu

Parents do everything possible to limit germs in the home when a new baby joins the family. But during cold and flu season, it's equally important to do the same thing to protect children and adults of all ages. Remember when you asked everyone w...  Read more

Vitamins - food tracker tip
Updated 4/15/2014 10:03:32 PM

I added another meal to my tracker and called it vitamins. It makes it so much easier to track! I can just copy the meal to the next day. Hope this helps! I might be in the minority but I take a multi, calcium, and b12 - all gummies s...  Read more

Happiness, Health, Healing, Hope – A Journal
Updated 4/15/2014 10:24:00 PM

“10 minutes until cupcakes!” was the call from my boss’ office this morning, as the clocked ticked down to morning tea. My mouth salivated in anticipation while my thoughts rushed to “No no no…you had such a great workout this morning…don’t undo your...  Read more

KIDS SPARKPEOPLE
Updated 4/13/2014 11:16:22 AM

Hi, I have been on SparkPeople for a couple of years. I see you have a teen SparkPeople, but no pre-teen. What about having a Pre-teen SparkPeople. My grandson has been in health classes at his school and I have been teaching him everything I can,...  Read more

Winter Blues!
Updated 4/12/2014 1:47:50 PM

Try to workout in your house. Weights Steps Pull Bar Leg Lifts Dancing to music Boxing bag Kick Boxing Martial Arts Do anything get that heart beat up. Exercise will get rid of the winter blues. Have a wonderful day "Spark Peopl...  Read more

Do You Tip Your Hairdresser?
Updated 4/15/2014 12:43:07 PM

A little disclosure: I hate going to a salon to get my hair cut. I can't get it washed because I don't use commercial shampoo anymore, and I don't want it styled because they'll put product in it and I don't want that. Also I have social anxiety. ...  Read more

Protect Your Coffee's Antioxidants with This Serving Style

You could be putting a stranglehold on coffee's health perks by stirring in the wrong stuff. So consider these rules: no nondairy creamer, and go easy on the sweet stuff.Blood tests then showed that levels of chlorogenic acids (CGAs) -- antioxidants...  Read more

Play with your kid's Razor

After dropping off my nephew at the bus stop, I use his Razor to walk the dog around the block. It reminds me that I don't enjoy myself as much as I used to do as a kid. The dog gets to run faster, and I get a better workout....  Read more

Calling All Vegetarians & Vegans

If you're a vegetarian, vegan, semi-vegetarian, or just interested in a cruelty-free lifestyle, join us here! Get tips for making the transition, dining out, cooking and more....  Read more

This Week's Healthy Headlines

RealAge Launches Major Update of Its Landmark Online Health Assessment from RealAge 5 Ways to Stick With Your Winter Workouts from Health.com Do What You Can...Today from Oh She Glows Broccoli Cheddar Soup from Daily Garnish Trans-Fats Incre...  Read more

This Week's Healthy Headlines

'Health Hero' Lauren Niemes takes on bad foods from Cincinnati.com For BILLALEX70, weight loss is a way of life from The Marion Star 1 in 3 Adults Have High Blood Pressure or High Cholesterol from Diet Blog Garbanzo Bean Soup from Oh She Glows...  Read more