Kids' Health Toolbox
Researchers have long contended that teenagers (along with their parents) should get more sleep. But with myriad electronic ways to socialize, gossip and explore hobbies, teenagers are getting even fewer hours of sleep.
Bean burgers, peanut butter substitutes and pre-sliced vegetable packets were on the menu Monday as school lunchroom managers from around the country sampled offerings in a hunt for fare that will meet stricter health mandates — without turning off sometimes-finicky students.
If you’ve been following 8-year-old Gavin Pierson’s story, you know he and his family have been through a lot. In 2012,...
The story of Gavin Pierson, the 8-year-old Ramsey, Minnesota, boy battling a brain tumor, includes a number of key players:...
By Dex TuttleEven before the pitter-patter of toddler feet, our house was plenty busy. My wife and I jokingly referred...
Youth sports have become big business. But they also might become a big disappointment for parents expecting to profit from...
Drowning myths are as prevalent as Minnesota lakes. Nationally, drowning is the fifth-leading cause of unintentional injury death, according to the CDC. Are you in the swim when it comes to knowing the facts?