American Heart Association

Kids learn about healthy lifestyle in school-based garden program

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Children learned to grow vegetables and the value of a healthy lifestyle in a school-based program tailored for their low-income, desert community, according to a study presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2015.

The American Heart Association teamed up with Johns Hopkins University to […]

November 8th, 2015|Categories: Health, Scientific Sessions 2015|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Kids learn about healthy lifestyle in school-based garden program

Harvest creates a healthier Halloween for California kids

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

October may be about Halloween trick-or-treating and bulging bags of candy for many kids, but for some it’s still about the seasonal harvest.

At Jose A. Sepulveda Elementary School in Santa Ana, California, it’s a chance to bring together both — a Halloween theme with a garden […]

October 30th, 2015|Categories: Children, Health|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Harvest creates a healthier Halloween for California kids