BEST START: Keeping Kids Active This Summer

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Dr. Susan Averitt, with Best Start pediatric clinic, says it is important to keep your kids active to avoid them becoming unhealthy and overweight this summer.

"We see kids eating junk food, drinking high-calorie drinks in the summer," Dr. Averitt said.

She said kids need limited screen time, and a recommended 5 servings a day of fruits and vegetables.

Dr. Susan Averitt, M.D.
Board-Certified Pediatrician
5501 Willow Creek Drive, Suite 104
Springdale, Arkansas 72762
Phone (479) 575-9359
Fax (479) 575-9415
http://www.beststartpediatrics.com

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.