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Underweight 13 year old
Blended families are tough - tougher when as a mom I see my boyfriend's son (who just turned 13) live so...More
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Running with Kids
I always see "fun runs" for kids. AT what age is it OK for them to really bbegin jogging and what are the limits.
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Reply: Staying Active With Young Kids
yeah!! i dance with my kid! i go for a evening walk with him i even suggest some activities like reading book,...More
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Reply: How long and how hard should kids exercise?
The talk test is a wonderful rule of thumb to go by with kids!. I used to take a walking class and my...More
Posted by marshagal
Reply: Fall Kids Activity Challenge - Week 2!
Hey Haylen, the link you shared above is not working.. More
Posted by lisawatson12
The Chicken Breast of Death
Did you know? A single chicken breast from KFC contains a child's daily dose of sodium. Recent studies...More
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Heart Healthy Valentines for Kids?
Strawberries make a great valentine alternative to chocolate or candy. Anyone have any other heart...More
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Reply: BMI 3 year old
Hello! I know this is an older post but I wanted to make a suggestion in case you are still struggling with...More
Posted by Lisa_T
Reply: Kids and exercise
Hi Tsmom and welcome - Great question! Unfortunately, our experts are not longer active in this...More
Posted by Haylen_WebMD_Staff
Reply: helping overweight children
GREAT Question! I absolutely believe that parents influence children's eating/exercise habits. I...More
Posted by Haylen_WebMD_Staff
child BO
My 1 1/2 year old granddaughter has BO already, is this a serious problem? as I've never heard of this before.
Posted by An_247036
Revamping cooking for kids
My two daughters, 10 & 8, stay with their dad for the summer and with me during the school year. My 8...More
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Reply: I have a picky eater!
Good idea BusyBee! I'm going to try that tonight! HaylenMore
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New WebMD Privacy Policy
Dear Members, Just a note to let you know that WebMD's Privacy Policy has changed. When you next...More
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Reply: Push back from child regarding exercise
Hi SoCalSuz, I've been there done that! Maybe a family activity might work. I couldn't get my son...More
Posted by SweetSusieB
Reply: Welcome to RFK Dr. Z! Thank you Dr. Tiongson!
Thanks for a good year. Welcome aboard, Dr Z!More
Posted by Chris Tiongson, MD
Questions for the First Lady re: Kids & Fitness!
Please click the link below to ask Michelle Obama questions about her Let's Move initiative , a...More
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Reply: Loosing weight
Brittany, You've already taken the first and most difficult step, making the decision to improve...More
Posted by Chris Tiongson, MD
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Reply: Exercise during the winter
I get "the stress of scheduling"! I live in Southern California - if we only had a helicopter, we...More
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Reply: Back to school? Were you & the kids healthy over t...
Our weather was more like October than December/January this year, so the usual sledding, skating...More
Posted by Chris Tiongson, MD
10 Healthy Ways to Manage Stress Without Using Foo...
These are stressful times! And when parents are stressed, kids are stressed. A new post in the WebMD...More
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Reply: Purple spots on 11 year old thighs
I would recommend calling your doctor's office to talk about it and to ask your follow-up questions....More
Posted by Chris Tiongson, MD
Reply: Child's unhealthy body image
First, I you haven't already tried to objectively talk to him about his height for weight match,...More
Posted by Chris Tiongson, MD
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Reply: Are carbmaster yogurts okay to give to kids?
That makes sense, Thank you.
Posted by meekschan
Reply: Talking to Your Kids About Their Weight
A supportive message based on health would be better. Finding things they are doing right and...More
Posted by Chris Tiongson, MD
Fall Kids Activity Challenge - Week 4
The topic is cooking with kids! How do you have fun with your kids in the kitchen and help them...More
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Reply: NEW -- Join the Fall Kids Activity Challenge!
The Fall Activities Challenge is heating up and we need more ideas to share! If you don't have...More
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Can your kids spot an unhealthy lunch?
Expert Hansa Bhargava, MD, FAAP, has posted in the " Your Children's Health " blog about her son's...More
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Reply: Back to school! What do you pack for lunch?
A Harry Potter lunchbox for me, please. More
Posted by Chris Tiongson, MD

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