and Fitness HOTLIST
Chevonne Suter Jow
Education: Health Care Perspectives for Teachers
University of San Diego Department of Continuing
Kids Healthy-Children’s Nutrition Guide
Provides information, articles and links on nutrition, diet, health screenings
and more for infants through adolescents.
Today: Dietary Fat and Children’s Health
A journal article discussing how much fat children should have in their
diets and the link to diseases such as atherosclerosis and obesity.
Action-Diet and Behavior in Children
Article discusses how food additives like dyes, caffeine, and preservatives
affect children with ADHD or can cause similar symptoms.
for Thought, Nutrition for Children
discusses how a balanced diet in children aids in brain development and
Up Kids’ Nutrition and Fitness
Relates the value of diet in proper growth and development of children,
exercise in maintaining weight and health, and consumer education in healthy
and Healthful Eating for Children
Provides tips for getting children to eat healthy foods and engage in
exercise, along with contacts to obtain additional information.
Teacher resources: activities and lessons about nutrition for teachers
to use in their classrooms.
of Fitness on Children
Information on how fitness benefits children and the psychological effects
of physical activity.
Challenges of Childhood Nutrition
for parents on how to provide a healthy diet for their children.
the Grade with Good Nutrition
A quiz to see how much you know about nutrition.