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Kids Drinking Fewer Sugary Drinks—But We Still Have a Ways to Go

These days, more and more kids are guzzling healthier milk and water over soda pop and juice, and we couldn't be more proud.

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Ready, Set, Go! How to Keep Kids With MS Active

Don’t let a multiple sclerosis diagnosis sideline your kid from sports and play. Give them—and their cardiovascular and muscular systems—a boost with these fitness tips.

Young children watching television.

Time to Take the TV Remote Away From Your Toddler

Bubble Guppies, Super Why! Caillou: There are some pretty compelling shows for toddlers these days. But they shouldn’t be watching any TV, say pediatricians.

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8 Safe Candies for Kids with Food Allergies

Halloween is a time for fun, but kids with food allergies need to be careful about which candies they eat. Here’s what to add to your trick-or-treat cauldron.

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U.S. Kids Rank 47 out of 50 on World Fitness Level

Fitness news is not looking good for U.S. kids. An international research team that studied and ranked the aerobic fitness level of children from 50 countries found that U.S. kids are at the back of the pack. The results, published in the British Jou...