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Passport to the 2018 Winter Olympics

Original source: http://www.actionforhealthykids.org/component/content/article/39-step-3-challenges/1852-passport-2018-winter-olympicsPrepare for the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games just like an Olympic athlete. Create your travel passport to PyeongChang, South Korea, pick your events, and practice for the big day. You’ve only got a few weeks! The Olympic Games start February 9th and are followed by the Paralympic Games on March 9th. Winning […]

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Longer Gym Class Periods Reduce Childhood Obesity

Article from Medical Daily Requiring more time in physical education in schools is a good way to fight the childhood obesity epidemic, says a new study. More time in gym class actually does reduce the likelihood that young children will become obese, according to a new study published in the Journal of Health Economics. The […]

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Center is Published in Spring 2013 Cub Chat Newsletter

Are you looking for budget friendly activities for your child? What does it mean to be a healthy champion for your children? Ellie Hogentogler, marketing communications specialist, answers these questions in the latest edition of the Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital Cub Chat Newsletter.

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NPHW: Providing a Safe Environment for Children at School

Providing a Safe Environment for Children at School Posted from American Public Health Association, National Public Health Week Healthy children learn better — that’s a fact. Research has found that students’ health affects their grades, attendance, behavior and whether they graduate. And we also know that education is one of the many social determinants that […]

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