Posts Tagged ‘preschoolers’

Monitoring Your Preschooler's Weight

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013
Your child’s body has changed significantly since they were born. Your kid may be a cute ball of joy when he was a baby, but as he grows into his preschool years, his body fat is being replaced by an increase in muscle development. Normally, his arms and legs begin to slim down, while his upper body becomes relatively narrower. But your child’s physical changes can go to extremes. Some youngsters at

Keeping Your Preschooler Active

Thursday, June 20th, 2013
You do not need studies to see that more and more children are becoming overweight and obese. While big kids may look cute, the extra weight certain adds strain to their health and well-being. There are many ways for parents to reduce their children’s likelihood of becoming obese and continue on with a healthy lifestyle, such as keeping your kids physically active. And by activity, we do not mean spending h