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Weight Management and Adolescents
Weight Management Facts about obesity According to the National Center for Health Statistics, about 20 percent of child...
Healthy Diets Overview
Healthy Diets Overview Eating healthy is an important part of a healthy lifestyle and is something that should be taugh...
Healthy Eating During Adolescence
Healthy Eating During Adolescence What is healthy eating? Eating healthy is an important part of a healthy lifestyle an...
Preschooler Nutrition
Preschooler Nutrition Helpful feeding information for your preschooler Preschool-age children (ages 4 to 5) are still d...
School-Aged Child Nutrition
Nutrition: School-Age Helpful feeding information for your school-age child School-age children (ages 6 to 12) continue...
Toddler Nutrition
Nutrition: Toddler Helpful feeding information for your toddler The toddler (ages 1 to 3) phase can often be challengin...
Exercise and Children
Exercise and Children Exercise is an important part of keeping children healthy. Encouraging healthy lifestyles in chil...
Obesity in Adolescents
Obesity in Adolescents What is obesity? Overweight and obesity together represent the second leading preventable cause ...
Healthy Bodies
Breast Self-Examination
Breast Self-Examination What is a breast self-examination (BSE)? BSE is when a woman physically and visually examines h...
Pap Test for Adolescents
Pap Test for Adolescents In the past, a Pap test to screen for cervical cancer was recommended for adolescents after th...
Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Adolescents
Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Adolescents What are sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)? Sexually transmitted diseas...
Safer Sex Guidelines for Adolescents
Safer Sex Guidelines for Adolescents What is "safe" sex? The only safe sex is no sex, according to most health care pro...
Sunburn and Children
Sunburn and Children What is sunburn? Sunburn is a visible reaction of the skin's exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiatio...
Smoke-Free Families
Oral Cancer
Oral Cancer What is oral cancer? Oral cancer is cancer found in the oral cavity (the mouth area) and the oropharynx (th...
Oral Cancer and Tobacco
Oral Cancer and Tobacco What is the link between tobacco and oral cancer? Tobacco use is known as a major risk factor f...
Cool Tools to Keep Your Kids From Smoking
Cool Tools to Keep Your Kids From Smoking Many teenagers think smoking is cool. This belief is supported in recent Cent...
Smoking
Smoking According to the American Heart Association, diseases caused by smoking kill more than 440,000 people in the Un...
Guidelines for Raising Smoke-Free Kids
Guidelines for Raising Smoke-Free Kids Every day more than 4,000 U.S. teenagers try smoking, and 28 percent of them wil...
Help Your Kids Quit Smoking
Help Your Kids Quit Smoking Every day, about 4,000 U.S. teenagers start smoking, then around 1000 become regular smoker...
Helping Kids to Avoid Cigarettes
Helping Kids to Avoid Cigarettes Every day, nearly 6,000 teens and pre-teens try cigarettes for the first time, accordi...