Monthly Archives: October 2013

7 Sneaky Steps to a Healthier Halloween

Seven sneaky steps parents can take to make Halloween healthier for their little monsters.


6 Ways Parents Can Help Kids Manage Media Use

The American Academy of Pediatrics offers 6 tips to guide parents with kids’ media use.


Study Suggests Sleep Detoxes the Brain

NIH-funded study suggests sleep clears brain of damaging molecules associated with neurodegeneration.


World Food Day 2013: Sustainable Food Systems

Today is World Food Day, an opportunity to celebrate the thousands of farmers and groups working in fields, kitchens, schools and laboratories around the world.


What the U.S. Government Shutdown Means to Your Health

Here’s what the U.S. government shutdown means for many of the programs that American’s rely on to maintain their health.