Vitamins

Your child needs essential vitamins and minerals to grow healthy and strong. See what other nutrients your need needs to develop.

Why You Should Think Twice About Giving Your Kids Gummy Vitamins

The sweet, chewy supplements are popular with kids (and grown-ups!). But parents should be aware of these potential pitfalls.

Kids & Vitamins

New supplements are more kid-friendly, but does your child really need one?

Vitamin D May Be the Key to Fewer Colds

Could a simple vitamin (and no, not vitamin C!) be the key to cutting down on the seemingly never-ending colds and infections that are highjacking our households this winter?

The Truth About Vitamin D

Vitamin D has been credited with helping to fight everything from colds to cancer. But many of us aren't getting enough. We'll help you get an A when it comes to D.

Kids and Probiotics: What You Need to Know

'Healthy germs' are a red hot trend, but should you consider adding them to your kid's diet? Here's what you need to know about good bacteria in food and supplements.

Breastfed Kids Aren't Getting Enough Vitamin D, Study Says

A new study says breastfed children eating solid foods still may not be getting adequate amounts of vitamin D.

How Fast Your Child Ages May Be Determined During Pregnancy

A new study says your child's aging process begins before birth.

Could Your Kids' Sunscreen Prevent Them From Getting Enough Vitamin D?

Too little sun may contribute to deficiency in vitamin D, which is critical for many things, including building healthy bones and preventing heart disease.