• Celebrate

    Resources for Parents and Kids

    Learn more about how your family can shop smart, cook healthy and eat right this Kids Eat Right Month™ with healthy recipes, articles, videos, tips and more. View Article

  • Celebrate

    Resources for Community Leaders

    Neighborhood and faith-based organizations are well-positioned to initiate and coordinate Kids Eat Right Month™ activities that encourage healthy living and well-being. View Article

  • Celebrate

    Resources for Schools

    This Kids Eat Right Month™, principals, teachers and parents can work together to make schools healthier places to learn through nutrition and physical activity. View Article

  • Celebrate

    What Is Kids Eat Right Month™?

    Kids Eat Right Month™ is the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics' and the Academy Foundation's chance to highlight the fight for our children's healthy future. Celebrate with us this August. View Article

  • Weight Loss

    5 Ways to Promote a Positive Body Image for Kids

    Whatever their size or weight, children can develop either a positive or negative view of their bodies as early as preschool. It's up to parents and other adult role models to play a pivotal role in promoting a positive body image for children. View Article

  • Diseases and Conditions

    Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and Diet

    Autism Spectrum Disorders is a complex developmental and neurological condition that typically appears during the first three years of life. People with ASD often repeat behaviors which can affect eating habits and food choices. View Article

  • Planning and Prep

    Culinary Lingo

    Braise, broil, poach, simmer — what does it all mean? Here are the basics of some common cooking techniques to help you learn the lingo. View Article

  • Nutrition

    Breakfast: Key to Growing Healthy

    Breakfast is an important meal for growing children. Studies show that breakfast eaters tend to have higher school attendance, less tardiness and fewer hunger-induced stomach aches. Whether they eat at home or at school, be sure your children eat a nutritious breakfast every day. View Article

  • Planning and Prep

    A Very Berry Summer

    Are berries on your shopping list this summer? Whether we're talking about blueberries, strawberries or raspberries, these sweet, colorful finger fruits are sure to make your toddler or preschooler happy. View Article

  • Wellness

    Nutrition for Growing Bodies

    Children and teens need the right fuel for growing, learning and developing. This means foods and beverages with plenty of nutrients (protein, fiber, vitamins and minerals) and not too many calories, fats or sugars. View Article

  • Vitamins and Supplements

    What Are Food Additives

    Food additives have been used for centuries to improve and preserve the taste, texture, nutrition and appearance of food. Here’s a peak at a few categories and ingredients commonly used in the food supply and what they do. View Article

  • Nutrition

    End Mealtime Battles

    The key to calm, positive meal times is a healthy feeding relationship with an appropriate division of responsibilities between adults and children. Here are ways to have meals without squeals and avoid unpleasant food fights with your children. View Article