Children’s Health

Don’t Let Asthma Sideline You!

Don’t Let Asthma Sideline You!

Join us for a FREE and fun-filled event!! This event is for kids ages 6-16 who struggle with their asthma and want to run, jump, dance, and play like everyone else. Parent supervision is required. Participants will receive a light healthy dinner, an asthma control assessment, asthma management information, supplies, referrals for services, and a swag bag of goodies Registration is required for att... »

Help Your Child Eat Healthy At School

Courtesy of Independent Health’s Health Promotion and Wellness Department At the beginning of each school year many parents struggle with deciding whether to have their child bring a bagged lunch from home or buy lunch from the school cafeteria. Whenever possible, we encourage parents to pack their kids’ lunches so they know what their children are eating. The most nutritious lunches include foods... »