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1:30 to Read | health, exercise, Daily Dose
Get your kids moving!

1:00 to Read | health, exercise, Daily Dose
Easy ways to keep track of your family's health & wellness.

Children today are less heart-fit than their parents were at their age. Find out why in today's Hot Topics.

2:00 to Read | obesity, kids, health, family, exercise
Get moving with 10 exercise ideas for the whole family! Check them out in Hot Topics.

2:00 to Read | obesity, exercise, diabetes
Did you know that just 20 minutes of exercise a day can help prevent your child from getting diabetes? learn more in Hot Topics.

Are playgrounds too boring for today’s kids? While they are definitely safer than ever before, they may lack the challenges little ones crave. Find out why in today’s Kid’s Dr. Hot Topics.

2:00 to Read | study, students, grades, exercise
We know exercise is good for the body, find out how it can also improve your child’s grades in today’s Kid’s Dr. Hot Topic.

2:00 to Read | sports, exercise, ER
Why does a young, seemingly healthy athlete go into cardiac arrest.

Kids who came to the clinic with injuries played organized sports an average of 11 hours a week, compared with fewer than nine hours in the uninjured group. Although the researchers did not specifically look at this, Jayanthi said he has noticed that more highly specialized sports such as tennis, gymnastics and dance tend to be linked to more severe overuse injuries.
A new study says the more the kids exercised, the more the intelligence-test scores went up. An average increase of 3.8 points on scores in cognitive planning skills was noted in kids who exercised 40 minutes a day for three months, the researchers found.