Childhood obesity is a huge problem in Maryland. Now health advocates are teaming up with state lawmakers to push for change. The new coalition was announced in Annapolis Wednesday.
September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, and one organization is using its sport to promote an active lifestyle.
Help your kids learn and prepare for the future through after-school activities.
Fitter kids do better on school tests, according to new research.
As childhood obesity rates skyrocket, a local children’s museum is trying to do its part to get kids moving. Thursday, a new exhibit opened at Port Discovery that’s designed to put a kick in their step.
Michelle Obama’s campaign against childhood obesity moved a step forward Wednesday with the announcement that Wal-Mart and other retailers plan to open or expand 1,500 stores in areas without broad access to fresh fruit, vegetables and other healthy foods over the next few years.
Schools have long offered chocolate milk along with regular during lunch. But now some school districts nationwide are banning chocolate milk.