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Healthy Habits Can Help Your Kids Do Their Best at School

Posted by on Aug 27, 2014

The Learning Connection campaign launches next week. It calls attention to the impact healthy habits have on school performance.

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Culture of Health & Wellness Supports Academic Performance

Posted by on Aug 27, 2014

WPHF has invested more than $15 million in a collection of school-based health and wellness services since 1997, including mental health counselors, nurses, nurse practitioners and Healthy School Teams.

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Turkey Wrap with Veggie Cream Cheese

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014

These wraps feature multicolored, vitiamin-and-mineral-packed vegetables. Use them to introduce a variety of vegetables into children’s diets!

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Study Smarter: Studying Tips for Kids

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014

Studying is a skill that students can learn and get better at. That is why we compiled a list of studying tips to make it easier.

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Culture of Health & Wellness Supports Academic Performance

WPHF has invested more than $15 million in a collection of school-based health and wellness services since 1997, including mental health counselors, nurses, nurse practitioners and Healthy School Teams.

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Sleep—a Pillar of Good Health and Academic Success

We all know sleep is important, and at all ages, but its value is becoming more and more apparent as researchers discover what happens when you skimp on snoozing. In children, lack of sleep has been linked to behavior problems and the inability to concentrate and perform well in school. For example, a study of high school students in New England revealed those... More →

The Learning Connection

Healthy Kids = Better Learners At the launch of a new school year, it’s good to remember the berries and oatmeal in your child’s breakfast bowl matter—as does the time he or she spends in motion. Simply put, nutritious eating plus activity equals a healthy lifestyle—AND, they provide your child his or her best chance at academic success. Health and academics... More →

Study Smarter: Studying Tips for Kids

Studying is a skill that students can learn and get better at. That is why we compiled a list of studying tips to make it easier.

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New Grant Supports Eatonville Running Events

Running events for Eatonville youth and others in Central Florida are set for October and November, thanks to a Winter Park Health Foundation grant.

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