April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

10 Ways You Can Prevent Child Abuse

Posted 04/18/2012 by Childhelp

 

Every day five children die because of abuse and neglect. At Childhelp, our goal is to see that number drop to ZERO. Here are ten ways you can help us do just that:

1)      Be a nurturing parent. Being a nurturing parent involves meeting basic physical needs as well as consistently seeking to meet your children’s emotional needs. Each child is different, as is each parent, so a nurturing relationship can take many forms. Check out these great tips for being a nurturing parent. 

2)      Help a friend, neighbor or relative. Everyone sometimes More >

Its all about Nutrition this month!!

Family Meals Do More than Put Food on the Table: During National Nutrition Month®, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Spotlights Benefits of Cooking, Eating as a Family

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Media Contacts: Ryan O’Malley, Allison MacMunn 800/877-1600, ext. 4769, 4802 media@eatright.org

CHICAGO – Make mealtime a family time. If you can get together for meals even a few times a week, family meals mean healthier eating – and more. For National Nutrition Month®, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics encourages all families to make a commitment to eating more meals together and “Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right.”

“Research shows that family More >

National Nutrition Month

10 Tips for Eating Right – Affordably As U.S. food prices continue to rise, shoppers are challenged to find more economical ways to buy groceries and prepare healthy meals. Here are 10 tips for stretching your food dollar. 1. Plan Menus and Make a List.

A sure way to overspend is by wandering aimlessly through the aisles and tossing whatever looks good into your cart. Instead, plan menus and write a shopping list that corresponds with the store aisles. Look for menu planning and recipe help on your supermarket’s website. Many feature tools for planning and pricing meals.

2. Use Coupons and More >