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Teaching Kid About Wellness

How Do We Get Kids To Like Healthy Foods?

It was a monumental dinner table moment. About a year ago, Jennifer Orlet Fisher glanced at her 8-year-old son and was astonished to see a bite-sized piece missing from his tomato slice. She had exposed her son to tomatoes hundreds of times, and u...

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Wash Your Hands!

It's hard enough to get grownups to wash up. Only two-thirds of adults wash their hands after they use the restroom, studies show. How do we get our kids into the hand-washing habit, then? The obvious first step is to practice what you preach. Was...

Teaching Our Children To Write, Read, & Spell

There is a widely held belief that if we just start teaching children to read, write and spell in preschool, they will become better at these skills by the time they reach the first and second grades. This, however, is false. The truth is that chi...

6 Ways To Teach Young Children About Health And Wellness

Raising children today is significantly different than it was just 15 or 20 years ago. Between the stresses of school activities, the lure of technology, unhealthy food choices, and crammed schedules, there is a lot of pressure on kids. All of the...

Teaching Kids About Nutrition

Creating an environment where your kids can make healthy nutritional choices is one of the most important steps you can take to ensure the health of your child. By fostering a supportive environment, you and your family can develop a positive rela...

Teach Kids About Tolerance Through Travel

We live in a world where future generations depend on these concepts being understood – and valued by our children. During my teaching days – I remember always starting the school year off with books that highlighted the importance of respect and ...

Teaching Holistic Health And Wellness Practices At An Early Age

Have you developed certain habits from your parents? Perhaps they're the food you enjoy, the activities you participate in, or the music you listen to each day. Regardless of the habit, the point is that much of our interests, traditions and etiqu...

A Wellness Approach For Children

In raising healthy children, it’s not enough to just focus on the physical aspect of health. To be truly healthy, a child’s emotional health must be nurtured and strengthened. Developing a mental attitude of wellness is also essential. When we ado...

How To Teach Children To Brush Their Teeth

Monkey see, monkey do. Keep a family brushing schedule, and make it a habit to brush with your little one -- seeing a parent brush regularly reinforces oral hygiene lessons. More than 40 percent of kids have cavities by the time they enter kinderg...

Dog Bites: How To Teach Your Children To Be Safe

Most dogs will never bite anyone. However, any dog may bite if it feels threatened. Children are the most common victims of dog bites. Infants and young children should never be left alone with a dog. This handout tells you how to teach your child...

Teaching Kids How To Handle Emergency Situations

Teach your kids safety precautions and how to react during the times of emergency.

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Wellness - General Health | 0-18y

Teaching Kid About Wellness

Naga Bala KrishnanNaga Bala Krishnan
We can teach and help our children to grow up with an attitude of wellness. Children have more control over their own health than you think.