Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up
5 Steps For Healthier Kids - And YOU too!
avatar
Haylen_WebMD_Staff posted:
It's Thursday! Hope your week has been happy and healthy.

The WebMD Parenting Guest Expert Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP has a great post up "5 Steps for Healthier Kids ".

I particularly like this observation: "As a parent, it's up to you to be the role model of healthy habits for your family. I rarely see a child who has a healthier diet than his parents."

Even though some of these steps might not apply to a 6 - 9 month old, it reminded me that I need to make good choices too.

Sooooo...I'm going to pass up that gigantic chocolate chip muffin that I want for breakfast! (brought home by the husband)

Feedback is always welcome! Now go drink some water (step #1)

:)

Haylen
Reply


Spotlight: Member Stories

I am a 26 year old newly wed new mommy! I met my DH in 2004 and we just got married last June, FINALLY lol. We had our little girl in September. We ar...More

Helpful Tips

How to Increase Font Size!
Don't forget you can increase your font size by hitting and holding the Ctrl button on your keyboard and the plus sign at the same time. ... More
Was this Helpful?
14 of 32 found this helpful

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.