If your child has a severe allergy or a chronic illness like asthma or diabetes, be sure to have enough medication on hand – for school and at home. Be sure to submit any necessary health forms – to play a sport or carry medicine, for example.
You can't protect your kids from everything, but vaccinations help prevent serious diseases and severe illness.
Learn about Let's Move!—an initiative launched by First Lady Michelle Obama in 2010 to help reduce child obesity.
Nope, they're not a myth! Thanks to the The National School Lunch Program and other services, we're starting to improve.