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7 Best Ways to Avoid Spoiling Your Kids with Holiday Sweets

Tags: childhood nutrition, growing pains of parenting, holiday season, holidays, parenting

Use these tips so you don’t overindulge your kids with sweets this holiday season. Learn how to give them the gift of moderation.

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5 Do’s and Don’ts for Teaching Kids Good Eating Habits

Tags: Be Well e-News, childhood nutrition, healthy eating, pediatrics, snacking

Learn why forbidding food backfires with kids. And why it’s OK to keep offering foods your youngster doesn’t want. Our expert shares five do's and don’ts for the family table — and explains why it’s never too early to start.


5 Ways to Make Your Kids ‘Nutritionally Savvy’

Tags: childhood nutrition, childhood obesity, growing pains of parenting, healthy diet, nutrition, Recipes

A registered dietitian offers five creative tips for parents who want to encourage their kids to eat healthier.

Vegetable Nuggets

Recipe: Homemade Veggie Nuggets

Tags: childhood nutrition, healthy eating, Recipes, vegetables

These crispy, homemade nuggets are a simple way to sneak in those extra veggies at any meal and a perfect finger food the whole family will love.

A Better Way to Help Your Overweight Teen

A Better Way to Help Your Overweight Teen

Tags: childhood nutrition, childhood obesity, diabetes, growing pains of parenting, healthy diet, weight loss

Parents: Getting tuned out when you talk to your teen about being overweight? Shift the focus from their weight and size to healthier eating.

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Chat With a Doctor: Early Childhood Nutrition

Tags: chat with a doctor, childhood nutrition, pediatrics, web chat, webchat

Ask questions and get answers about early childhood nutrition from a Cleveland Clinic physician during a live webchat Wednesday, August 15, 2012, at noon (ET).