Month: August 2022

15 Aug2022August 15, 2022 5:20 pm
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Your Teenager at School

Your Teenager at School

With the start of the intermediate-grade years, school gradually becomes the epicenter of a youngster’s life. It is where he hones skills that are every bit as essential to his all around development and future success as English, math, science and social studies, even if they don’t appear on a report card. These include critical...

15 Aug2022August 15, 2022 5:16 pm
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Preventing Childhood Obesity

Preventing Childhood Obesity

With September being Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, Kids First of Raleigh and Clayton wants to share some tips to prevent childhood obesity from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  Preventing Childhood Obesity: 5 Things You Can Do at Home Obesity is a complex disease with many contributing factors, but there are ways parents...

15 Aug2022August 15, 2022 5:13 pm
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Reducing the Spread of Illness At School

Reducing the Spread of Illness At School

Whenever children are together, there is a chance of spreading infections. This is especially true among young children who are likely to use their hands to wipe their noses or rub their eyes and then handle toys or touch other children. These children then touch their noses and rub their eyes so the virus goes...