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Kids need recess

Physical activity has a very beneficial effect on kids’ brains and bodies.

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Lunch tips for kids with celiac disease

Wheat is tough to avoid in a school cafeteria and if parents aren’t able to pack a gluten-free lunch, what’s a kid to do?

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Helping kids with homework

Now that school is back in full swing, many households are dealing with how to handle homework.

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Brain foods for kids

What your kids eat can impact everything from their energy level to their mood and academic performance.

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Steps to take for a successful back-to-school transition

Kurt Newman, M.D., president and CEO of Children’s National Health System, shares tips on how to make returning to a school routine easier on your child.