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  • Sports Drinks and Energy Drinks for Teens


    When it comes to staying hydrated, you have many drinks to choose from. But are sports and energy drinks a good option?

  • Sports Drinks and Energy Drinks for Parents


    When it comes to keeping your kid hydrated, there's a dizzying array of drinks to choose from. Are sports and energy drinks right for your child?

  • Metabolism for Parents


    Brush up on metabolism, the chemical reactions in the body's cells that change food into energy, in this article.

  • Metabolism for Teens


    Your body gets the energy it needs from food through a process called metabolism. Get all the facts on metabolism in this article.

  • A Guide to Eating for Sports for Teens


    You've prepared for the game in almost every way possible: but now what should you eat? Read about performance foods, nutritional supplements, and more.

  • Teacher's Guide: Energy Balance (Grades 3 to 5) for Educators


    The activities in this Teacher's Guide will encourage your students to eat and sleep well to provide enough energy to grow and be active.

  • Teacher's Guide: Energy Balance (Grades 9 to 12) for Educators


    Energy balance is the relationship between the amount of calories people consume and the amount they burn. The activities in this Teacher's Guide will help students understand what they can do to "balance" their energy.

  • Definition: Ketones for Teens


    When fats are broken down for energy, chemicals called ketones appear in the blood and urine.

  • Definition: Ketones for Parents


    When fats are broken down for energy, chemicals called ketones appear in the blood and urine.

  • Seasonal Affective Disorder for Parents


    A person with SAD typically experiences symptoms of depression as winter approaches and daylight hours become shorter.