Our Brains and Bodies Benefit from Playing

Our Brains and Bodies Benefit from Playing

Play Makes You Smarter, Kinder and Braver, and is important for the generation of well-being. The replacement of physical play with technological gadgetry has many experts worried, as research shows playing makes people smarter, braver and kinder. Dr. Stuart Brown, founder of the National Institute for Play, a nonprofit corporation is “committed to bringing the […]

First Female NFL Coach In The Industry Backs Caribu

First Female NFL Coach In The Industry Backs Caribu

As NFL players head to training camp this week, another touchdown is happening off the field. Caribu is an interactive video-calling platform that allows families to read and draw together long-distance. It secures its second investment from an NFL all-star, Dr. Jen Welter. Who is the first female NFL coach (Arizona Cardinals) and Founder of Grrrridiron Girls […]

Companies Coming Together To Support Kids Nutrition

Companies Coming Together To Support Kids Nutrition

Orgain, makers of high-quality, doctor-developed delicious clean nutrition products, is pleased to join Whole Foods Market. In an effort to improve children’s nutrition as a core sponsor of Whole Kids Foundation’s Growing Healthy Kids Campaign. Orgain will contribute five percent of product sales – up to $50,000 – of their Kids Protein Organic Nutrition Shakes. All to […]

Children’s Learning Adventure Summer Camp

Children’s Learning Adventure Summer Camp

Children’s Learning Adventure has created a summer camp where students can stay actively involved in learning activities. The camp has been created as an option to keep children actively engaged, focused and eager over the summer break. This year’s summer camp is aimed to help campers explore the world of Hollywood. Children’s Learning Adventure is offering non-stop, exciting […]

Children’s Learning Adventure Coaches Kids Over Summer

Children’s Learning Adventure Coaches Kids Over Summer

 Children’s Learning Adventure helps teach their students the value of adopting personal skills that they can use outside of their traditional learning environment. Practicing interpersonal skills are invaluable for young students, as these skills will apply throughout their lives. Children’s Learning Adventure incorporates these skills in their homeroom and specialty classrooms as well as their summer camp, with role play and meaningful activities to encourage students to […]

Tampa Children’s Hospital Holds Their Very Own Prom

Tampa Children’s Hospital Holds Their Very Own Prom

On Friday, May 31, 2019, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital hosted prom night for patients who were unable to attend their own dance due to hospitalization or who, due to chronic or life-threatening conditions, may never get the opportunity. Dozens of patients exchanged their hospital gowns for formal attire to attend the Under the Sea-themed dance held in the […]

Best Dog Breeds For New Families

Best Dog Breeds For New Families

#1 Golden Retriever They’re an all-around great pet, being smart, even-tempered, easy to train, and friendly. They also require plenty of activity to keep them happy. This breed is another “pack” breed, so they bond quickly with all members of the family. One of the friendliest and most social breeds, most families can’t go wrong […]

Why Screens Are Bad For Young Children

Why Screens Are Bad For Young Children

Being the 21st century, prolonged time on phones and computers is considered normal and for some, it’s a profession, but what about children. At an age where development of the brain in a healthy way should be a priority, is it really appropriate to allow these young humans to spend their time in front of […]

Marijuana Extracts Appear to Help Autistic Children

Marijuana Extracts Appear to Help Autistic Children

Marijuana extracts appear to help children with autism, reducing their disruptive behavior while improving their social responsiveness, a new Israeli clinical trial reports. Kids treated with either a whole-plant cannabis extract or a pure combination of cannabidiol (CBD) and THC experienced a significant improvement in their symptoms, compared with a control group given a placebo, […]

America’s Parents Believe, “our Kids are not alright”

America’s Parents Believe, “our Kids are not alright”

America’s Parents Believe, “our Kids are not alright” The children are not alright, many American adults believe. More than 67% of adults think children today are less healthy than prior generations of youngsters, and more than 75% believe kids’ mental health is also worse, a new survey finds. “Our findings clash with the American Dream […]

Box Office: Tim Burton’s Dark ‘Miss Peregrine’s’ Opens with $28.5-M

Box Office: Tim Burton’s Dark ‘Miss Peregrine’s’ Opens with $28.5-M

Box Office: Tim Burton’s Dark ‘Miss Peregrine’s’ Opens with $28.5-M $DIS, $LGF, $SNE Mark Wahlberg’s ‘Deepwater Horizon’ opens to $20.6-M, Relativity’s 1st major release post-bankruptcy, ‘Masterminds,’ DOA, while Disney’s ‘Queen of Katwe’ nationwide expansion uneventful. Tim Burton’s kid-friendly fantasy adventure Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children opened to $28.5-M from 3,522 theaters at the North […]