If you’re a parent, you want nothing more than to ensure the health and wellness of your child.
Blog: Child health
In Dorothy Law Nolte’s poem, Children Learn What They Live, she writes that if a child lives with criticism, he learns to condemn. If a child lives with encouragement, he learns to be confident.
The end of the school year is quickly approaching, and families are making plans for long, relaxing days by the pool.
Each week during pregnancy is an important milestone in a baby’s development, especially the final weeks of gestation when vital organs such as the brain, lungs and liver are still growing.
The DeKalb County Board of Health recently received a $72,400 Safe Communities grant from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety to improve the safety and wellbeing of DeKalb County residents. The grant will allow Safe Communities DeKalb to make road
This November, the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is joining child advocates in recognizing Child Safety Protection Month, an annual opportunity to champion the importance of child safety and health protection methods.
Last week, the DeKalb County Board of Health (DCBOH) hosted a week-long celebration in honor of mothers and babies entitled “Baby Love: Keeping Babies Happy, Healthy and Safe.” Coordinated by the DCBOH’s Health Assessment and Prevention Department, th
The Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) announced last week that free meals are available throughout the state for eligible children age 18 and under (and some eligible adults) as a part of the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP).
Placing children into a mixed reality-part virtual environment and part real world-has great potential for increasing their physical activity and decreasing their risk of obesity, according to University of Georgia researchers.