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Summer’s here and for our kids that means swimming, camping, free time, sleepovers, and maybe more home-alone time. Fun! But summer is also the season when nutrition can go out the window with a less structured schedule. So how can you make sure your kids are getting the right stuff for the energy, playfulness, […]
An excellent breakfast or afternoon snack on a hot summer day! Ingredients: 1 cup frozen Freestone peach slices (thawed) 1 cup steel cut or rolled oats 2 cups organic whole milk yogurt 2 tsp vanilla extract 2 tbsp honey 4 tsp Elementary EPA FOR KIDS! Directions: In a medium-sized mixing bowl, blend yogurt, vanilla extract, […]
Summary: EPA and DHA are nutrients that provide life-sustaining benefits for human health. From conception to old age, humans need EPA and DHA and since we cannot make these fats in our bodies, we must eat them. EPA and DHA are omega-3 fats and the predominant fats in fish and seafood and purified fish oils. […]
Have you tried our Omega-3 supplements FOR KIDS? They are delicious on their own, but we’ve found some more delicious ways for kids to get their essential nutrients! Parents and kids love our new Omega-3 liquids because they are so easy to take! Kids like them served on a spoon or simply added to […]
Did you know that your child’s eyes develop and mature over childhood just like the rest of the body? Of course, children need good vision to learn reading, writing, arithmetic and for playtime and sports, but today’s world is also full of screens – computer, TV, and cell phone – for which eye health and good […]
As a good parent, you want your child to have strong, healthy bones. Having healthy bones over a lifetime begins in childhood because this is when strong bones are built. In fact, if significant bone mass isn’t developed in childhood, bones are weak and fractures become a problem. Research also indicates that having weak and brittle bones […]
A large, nationwide, government-funded clinical trial designed to measure the effect of select nutrients on visual function – specifically age-related macular degeneration – recently reported that 1,000 mg of EPA and DHA omega-3 a day did not slow loss in cognitive decline. The other nutrients didn’t show benefit, either. I don’t get why they thought […]