Physical Health

Babies NEED tummy time! At 11 months old, this little cutie should have a nicely rounded head, developed S curves in his neck and low back, and flexible legs that move in and out of various sitting positions. But, largely due to lack of time on his tummy and OVERUSE […]

Babies Need Tummy Time!

As you know repellents are effective in preventing bites by mosquitoes, ticks, fleas, chiggers, and biting flies, but have virtually no effect on stinging insects such as bees, hornets, and wasps. Here are some helpful tips: Try non-chemical methods: Dress children in clothing with long pants and long sleeves while […]

Eco-Healthy Child Care

Childhood obesity is a national concern and can lead to many health problems. Research shows active physical play and encouragement from caring adults are key to reducing childhood obesity. Families and caregivers working together can improve children’s physical activity, weight, and health. Click here to take the training!

Obesity Prevention Training for Child Care Providers

Cerebral Palsy is a condition that impairs muscle coordination, which is typically caused by damage to the brain before or during birth. You might make the assumption that someone living with Cerebral Palsy may not be able to accomplish things in life that an able bodied person is capable of […]

Cerebral Palsy Awareness