Weight & Eating Problems - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Info on common eating disorders and ways to reach and maintain a healthy weight.
Binge Eating Disorder for Teens
Binge eating is a type of eating disorder. This article for teens explains what it is, how to recognize it, and how to get help.
Eating Disorders for Parents
Eating disorders are common among teens and kids, especially young women. Read about the warning signs, prevention strategies, and ways to help a child with an eating disorder.
Eating Disorders for Teens
Eating disorders are so common in America that 1 or 2 out of every 100 students will struggle with one. Find out more.
Problems With Food & Exercise for Teens
Food and exercise are good for us, but can sometimes backfire. Find out how to get back on track from a variety of mishaps, from ankle sprains to stomachaches.
Failure to Thrive for Parents
Most kids grow well but some have ”failure to thrive.” This means they don't gain weight as expected and may not grow as tall as they should.
Pica for Parents
Some young kids have the eating disorder pica, which is characterized by cravings to eat nonfood items.
Binge Eating Disorder for Parents
Kids who eat unusually large amounts of food - and feel guilty or secretive about it - could be struggling with binge eating disorder.
Indigestion for Teens
Indigestion is just another name for an upset stomach. It usually happens when people eat too much or too fast, or have foods that don't agree with them.
Nutrition & Fitness Center - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
You know the importance of exercising and eating nutritious foods, but do you know how to raise a healthy and active child? Get practical advice and tips.