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Posted byon June 20, 2012 at 2:26 PM EDT
When a child is seriously ill, a parent shouldn’t have to worry that an insurer would deny coverage due to the child’s pre-existing condition. Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, Alycia Steinberg no longer worries that her daughter won't get the treatment she needs
Posted byon June 19, 2012 at 4:45 PM EDT
A Neighborhood Christian Center initiative is working to support young mothers during the first year of their babies’ lives by providing critical information on maternal and child health.
Posted byon June 18, 2012 at 4:02 PM EDT
In partnership with the USDA's Summer Food Service Program, Catholic Charities begins their second year providing meals nutritious summer meals to children in Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy counties in South Texas.
Posted byon June 12, 2012 at 9:19 AM EDT
USDA’s Summer Food Service Program plays an integral role in continuing USDA’s important work on child nutrition – even when school is out for the summer.
Posted byon May 31, 2012 at 4:59 PM EDT
Back in March, a group of students from across the country joined First Lady Michelle Obama to plant a new crop in the White House garden.
Posted byon May 17, 2012 at 3:31 PM EDT
Join us for a session of White House Office Hours with Sam Kass, White House Chef and Senior Policy Advisor for Healthy Food Initiatives.
Posted byon May 7, 2012 at 12:00 PM EDT
Nasrin Taei is proud to be making a difference in the lives of Americans through her work in biochemistry -- specifically, "hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), a heart-related abnormality, [that] is the most common cause of sudden death in young athletes at sporting events."
Posted byon May 3, 2012 at 1:42 PM EDT
Schools around the country will participate in Beyonce-inspired flash workout, marking the one-year anniversary of last year's nationwide "Move Your Body" dance that got kids moving in support of First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move! initiative.
Posted byon May 1, 2012 at 6:16 PM EDT
10 days left to vote for your favorite Communities on the Move Video Challenge!
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 12:40 PM EDT
Brian Kasher, Manager of Environmental Health and Saftey at the Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools, knows that "greening our cities and towns requires a targeted approach in public school systems to achieve meaningful health benefits for our children." He lives, works and aims to teach that ideal each day.