Key to David Brower’s vision of action on behalf of the future was his mentorship of young emerging leaders; the Brower Youth Awards program, created in 2000, honors his legacy.
Goals that range from benchmarking environmental progress to fundraising for local eco-causes let kids have fun and feel empowered to make a difference.
Hands-on creativity helps kids think, reason and express themselves—and helps them develop physically, mentally, emotionally and socially.
Naturophatic doctors offer natural wellness approaches to treating attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Children metabolize drugs differently than adults do and may suffer more from side effects. Try these options to treat common childhood complaints.
There are endless ways we can bring music into children’s lives to enrich overall well-being and quality of life.
The founder of Communities in Schools, Bill Milliken, discusses his program for keeping kids in school, why kids drop out, and the basics for helping America's youth stay in school.
Chances are, if you get up, turn off the television and embark upon a quick walk around the block, your kids will enjoy both the movement and the time spent together.
A recent report is the latest in a series of studies to spotlight a disturbing trend to which anyone visiting a public swimming pool or shopping mall can attest: kids are growing up faster than ever.
Today’s epidemic of attention problems in children have been linked to everything from food allergies, heavy metal and pesticide exposure, celiac disease and genes to name a few. One expert believes that the solution lies in the practice of good, conscientious medicine that is careful, thorough and patient-centered.