Kids

Keeping an eye on a kid’s optic health

Dr. Samantha Roland from Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital joined us to explain what parents can do to keep their children’s eyes healthy.

SAINT PETERSBURG, Fla. — With e-learning in full swing, children continue to spend unprecedented amounts of time in front of screens. But what does that mean for their eyes’ health? Dr. Samantha Roland from Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital joined us to explain what parents can do to keep their children’s eyes healthy. Tips include incorporating the 20-20-20 rule. This rule suggests after 20 minutes of a focused activity you look away at something that is 20 feet away for a total of 20 seconds. For more information visit hopkinsallchildrens.org.

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Welltech1 invests $400,000 in PopBase, a start-up building a gamified platform that teaches kids how to maintain a healthy lifestyle

PopBase, which has already raised $1.8 million to date, beat 152 companies in an international start-up competition initiated by Welltech1; Competition was held in collaboration with the Global Wellness Institute’s Wellness Moonshot

TEL AVIV, Israel (PRWEB) August 31, 2020

Welltech1, the first Israeli VC fund and hub to specialize in wellness-related technologies, today announced that they have invested $400,000 in PopBase, one of two start-ups that beat 152 companies in the international start-up competition that ran in collaboration with the Global Wellness Institute (GWI).

The competition was part of the GWI’s The Wellness Moonshot: A World Free of Preventable Disease, the first commitment to eradicate preventable, chronic diseases worldwide. The participating wellness-focused start-ups came from 25 countries around the world, including the US, Canada, Bahrain, Denmark, Australia, India, Hong Kong, Chile and Israel.

PopBase, headquartered in Los Angeles, was founded by Lisa Wong (US), Amit Tishler (Israel), and Richard Weeks

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Dentist Games For Kids – Care.com

Going to the dentist can be scary, but these 6 games help put your kids’ minds at ease with educational play.

Your child’s first dental visit can be intimidating, but the more he knows about what to expect, the better he will feel about the dentist. Parents and nannies can help make that first visit easier by introducing the dentist office through at-home games. These dentist games for kids were designed to educate and entertain — learning about good oral health is fun when parents are involved!

In tandem with games, there are a few other things at home to help kids prepare for a trip to the dentist. “Parents can count their children’s teeth at home to build comfort with the idea of an oral examination,” says pediatric dentist Dr. Grace Yum of Yummy Dental and Orthodontics.

“Parents can also use a battery-operated toothbrush to get their children comfortable

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Going to the Dentist (for Kids)



Q: What part of your body helps you to digest your favorite foods,
say “cheese,” and look great in pictures?
A: Your teeth!

It’s true. Your teeth are an important part of your smile, and they also help you
chew foods like crunchy apples or yummy pizza.

Brushing and flossing are important, but you also need to visit your dentist regularly
to keep your teeth strong and healthy. Let’s learn more about what happens at the
dentist’s office.

What Does the Dentist Do?

The dentist is a doctor who is specially trained to care for teeth. When you visit
for a checkup, your dentist will look at your teeth and gums to check for any problems.
The dentist also wants to make sure your teeth are developing properly as you grow.

It’s important to visit your dentist every 6 months to

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Florida Healthy Kids | Low Cost Insurance for Kids


STOP THE SPREAD OF GERMS AT HOME

Cover your mouth and nose when you cough or sneeze. Keep tissues close by. Cough or sneeze into your shirt sleeve if necessary.

Wash your hands often. Use soap and wash for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are unavailable, use a hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.

Disinfect shared surfaces daily.

Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.

Stay home when you are sick. Call your doctor for advice if needed.

If you’re interested in applying for Florida KidCare coverage for your child(ren), use this simple eligibility calculator to estimate what your monthly premium payment would be.

National Children’s Dental Health Month serves as a great reminder for the importance of your child’s oral health. Call your dentist and schedule a routine cleaning and talk to your dentist about a preventive coating called a sealant that can protect your

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