Bullying, obesity and mental health headline list of concerns
Only about 30 percent of practice time includes moderate to vigorous exercise, says new Kansas State University study
Children who battle weight issues are at increased risk of dealing with a lifetime of depression as adults, according to new research
High levels of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity are associated with lower arterial stiffness in 6- to 8-year-old children, a new study says
Children, like adults, reap physical and mental benefits from being active and getting sweaty
Moderate to vigorous activity in 6- to 8-year-old boys can help boost reading and math skills, study says
Since Melissa Harper and Christy Keswick founded Good Sports in 2003, they have provided more than $16 million in sports equipment to communities nationwide
A new study finds that a majority of children scored poorly on diet measures, consuming too many calories from simple carbohydrates. What are you feeding your young athlete?
Youngsters with ADHD may benefit from increased levels of physical activity, study says
Adolescents who perform short bursts of high-intensity interval exercise three times a week could be significantly reducing their risk of developing heart conditions, study says
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