Tonsils are there to protect us from infections. However, if they get infected, it can be quite painful. Many people have their tonsils removed.
Did you know you wouldn’t be able to breathe without cartilage? But it also does many other cool things!
The vena cava is a huge vein that plays a very important role in your body. Learn more about what it does here.
How much do you know about the appendix? Do you know that it helps prevent disease but can be taken out if it’s inflamed?
The pituitary gland is the most important gland in your body. It’s situated at the base of your brain and without it your body wouldn’t be able to work!
How often do you wash your hands? Did you know that germs build up on the hands and can make you sick?
You already know that your lungs help you breathe, but do you know how they do it?
If you want to be happy, energetic and healthy, you need a good night’s sleep every night!
How much do you know about your heart? It’s one of the most important organs in your body!
You’ll find the thyroid behind your Adam’s apple.
How much do you know about your gallbladder and what it does?
Sometimes going to bed isn’t fun, but you need a good night’s sleep to stay healthy and happy!
Your teeth are super important and you should take good care of them. So, never forget to brush and floss!
How much do you know about bone marrow? You’ll find it inside most of your bones and it does some really cool stuff!
Do you have a mole on your skin? Moles are dark-coloured growths on the skin. Find out more here.
Do you know how your body understands different sensations?
Snot can be irritating, especially when you have a runny nose. But it’s actually there to protect your sinuses!
You probably already know that you use your brain to think and control your body. But do you know how it does this?
The spleen’s job is to get rid of old blood cells, replace them with new ones and make sure you don’t get sick.
As summer approaches, you may start finding itchy bites on your body. These are from mosquitoes and can be really annoying.
Do you know what the aorta is? It’s a large blood vessel that pumps from the heart to the rest of your body.
There are so many interesting things to learn about your skeleton. Find out some cool facts about your bones here.
Your pancreas hides just behind your tummy. It’s an important organ that releases hormones to control your metabolism.
Your eyelashes aren’t just there to be pretty. They’re there to protect your eyes from dust and other things that may irritate them.
Joints are the things in the area where your bones meet. They act as a buffer so your bones don’t rub against each other!
Everybody needs to breathe. But do you know what happens in your body when you take a breath? It’s really interesting!
Mitochondria are in all of our cells. They’re filled with energy and without them our cells wouldn’t be able to work! Read more about mitochondria here.
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Everybody sweats. It’s natural and healthy, especially when you’re running around! Sweat is made up of some minerals (like sodium) and water.
If you want your teeth and gums to stay healthy, you need to floss regularly. It gets rid of all the bad stuff stuck in your teeth!
Iron is really important for your body. If you don’t have iron in your blood, you’ll feel tired and weak. Luckily, you can get iron from all kinds of food.
There are lots of interesting facts about the liver. Find out where it is and all the cool things it does for your body!
White blood cells are like little soldiers in your body that protect you from bad germs.
Earwax is actually a good thing! It keeps your ears clean and stops infections.
Skin does a lot more than just cover our bodies.
Your kidneys are really important organs and you need to take care of them.
Your blood travels through blood vessels to reach the different parts of your body.
DNA is really important and it’s in every cell in our bodies.
We all know that we need air to live. But do you know what happens when we breathe it in?
Did you know that there’s a hole in your eyeball?
There are nerves running through your whole body.
Your brain is responsible for everything you think.
Your body is filled with cells and there are so many different types!
Did you know that there are many different shapes of bodies out there?
Vitamins are super important for your body and mind!
Your body has loads of different muscles
It’s important that you look after your heart.
Nerves are super important.
Do you know what minerals are?
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How much do you know about carbohydrates?
Do you know how tall you’re going to be when you’re all grown up?
Water is really good for you
Drinking water is super important for your health
Your body needs fibre to clean out your digestive system
Grains are great
Eat your veggies!
The 8 glasses rule
Time for some milk!
Nibble on these fishy facts
Breaking down the digestive process.
Learn about the importance of food.
Do you know what foods your body needs?
Putting the go in ‘grow’.
Your child learns their habits from you, so brush together and try to make it fun.
Learn an unbelievable fact about your insides.
Test your knowledge on growth spurts.
The difference between boys and girls
Energize your body with the food you eat
Brain power starts with great nutrition.
Why your 40 winks count
Your body’s best building block
Do you measure up?
Move those muscles.
Calcium is important for bones.
Go with the flow.
Your cells are like mini factories.
We all have different growth clocks.
It’s fun to track your growth.
Your body is made up of 85% water!
Learn how to look after your body.
If you’re looking for a healthy snack, why not have some yummy seeds? They’re filled with nutrients, even though they’re so small!
If you want to be healthy, you have to eat your greens, especially the leafy ones like kale and spinach! They prevent many different diseases.
Eggs aren’t just really yummy, they’re also filled with protein and vitamins! And there are loads of different ways to eat them, so you’ll never be bored.
Dairy is really good for you. It contains calcium which makes your teeth and bones strong. So, make sure to drink all your milk!
Did you know that many fruit and vegetables grow the best during certain seasons?
Ice lollies are a great treat during summer and you can make healthy ones by using fruit. They’re delicious and super easy to make!
Junk food may taste good but it’s really bad for your body. Rather carry around yummy, healthy snacks to keep your tummy full!
Avocados are both delicious and nutritious. And you can eat in them in many different ways so you’ll never get bored of them!
Fish isn’t just yummy! It’s also really good for you.
What snacks do you like to eat?
There’s a reason adults are always telling you to eat your greens!
Honey is naturally good for you! Did you know it gives you energy?
If food lasts a long time, it probably contains preservatives. These can be really bad for you! So, rather eat fresh foods to stay healthy.
Not all fats are bad for you! In fact, there are some really healthy fats you should be eating. Have a look here to find out more.
Want to be able to see in the dark? Carrots can help you do that! Plus, they can also help prevent diseases.
If you’re trying to be healthy and want something sweet to eat, blueberries are the perfect treat. They’re really great for your body!
It’s time for some trivia! Test your knowledge about fruit and vegetables in this quick and fun quiz. It won’t take long!
You need to know what you’re eating. So, before you prepare a snack, take a look at the packaging to see the ingredients.
Water is really important for your health. You need to drink between seven and eight glasses a day. Maybe even more if you’re really active.
Did you know that black beans are really good for you? They’re healthy and give you loads of energy!
Did you know that protein is mixed into lots of different snacks and meals? Spot the protein in these pictures.
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Running out of good ideas for yummy and healthy snacks? Try making your little one a smoothie. There are many different ingredients you can use.
Whole grains are really good for you! They have more nutrients and fibre than other grains and give you long-lasting energy.
Whole grains are full of fibre and keep you full for longer. Did you know popcorn is a delicious whole grain snack?
You don’t have to eat meat to get your protein. There are many yummy protein-filled plant foods out there.
You don’t need sugary treats to satisfy your sweet tooth. Fruits are like candy, except they’re super healthy for you.
Grains are full of carbohydrates which give your body fuel for energy!
It’s really important that you know what’s in your food. Luckily, food has a label that tells you what’s in it!
When you’re running around playing sport, you have to keep your energy levels up.
Fruit is really yummy. It’s just like candy, but much healthier!
Eating with your family can be a lot of fun. You get to talk about your day and catch up on all the news.
All salads aren’t the same! You can create your own yummy meals with a salad bar.
When we read the label on food, we usually look for “sugar”.
If you want to be healthy, you have to eat well.
We all know that fruit is super good for you. But there are bad foods out there that you might think are good.
There’s a reason you need to eat all your vegetables.
Did you know that your whole body is made out of protein?
Being healthy isn’t just about exercise and snacking on veggies, you have to learn to eat well.
You’re constantly getting rid of the water in your body.
Junk food may taste super yummy, but it’s really unhealthy for your mind and body.
Adding salt can make your food even more yummy!
Sometimes we all eat too much food and then feel a little sick afterwards.
When you don’t have time to make a snack from scratch, you can always pick one up from the grocery store.
Veggies are both delicious and healthy!
Everybody knows that fruit is really healthy.
Do you drink a lot of sports drinks when you’re exercising?
Almonds are really yummy nuts.
There are so many things we don’t know about fruit and veg
Eating healthy is super important for your body
Water is in so many different things!
There are so many interesting things about bananas
Different types of calcium
The perfect summer combo
More than just a fruit
Swop your boring salad for a rainbow instead.
Power up your plate.
Energy crashes be gone!
Keep the doctor at bay with amazing apples.
Need some variety? Build your own breakfast oats with these tasty twists.
Here are some tips for picky eaters.
Fuel up with a hearty breakfast.
Beat that sneaky sugar rush!
Stay hydrated with this fleshy fruit that’s packed with H2O.
Go halvies with fruits and veggies
The great news about grapefruit.
An apple a day keeps the doctor away!
Satisfy a sweet tooth with fruit.
Pureed pumpkin is nutritious.
Cucumbers are packed full of vitamins.
Tomatoes are more beneficial than you think.
They’re not always orange.
Fight germs and other nasties with veggies.
Fuel tummy tanks with grains.
Boost little diets with balanced meals.
Nutrients give us super energy.
It’s super important that you stand up straight and focus on your posture. If you don’t, it could cause damage later in your life.
Want to be active and have loads of fun at the same time? Find a jungle gym and go wild! See how many different activities you can do.
Ping Pong is a super fun game you can play with your friends. It’s great for a birthday party or even a Saturday afternoon.
If you have a dog or cat, you know there’s nothing better than having a pet. So, leave the couch and play with your best friend!
This holiday, ask your parents to take you hiking. It’s a great way to enjoy nature and be active at the same time!
When your run around or exercise you need to make sure you’re breathing properly. Your body needs the oxygen!
While the sun is out, enjoy some time outside doing cartwheels. It’s good exercise for your muscles. Remember, practise makes perfect!
If you’re spending time on the beach this holiday, why not build a sand castle? It’s super fun and your parents can even join in!
Lifting weights is a super important way for you to improve the power of your muscles.
Crawl is a kind of swimming stroke.
Do you have a good sense of balance?
It’s really important that you know how to stay safe when swimming!
Whether you choose to play basketball or netball, shooting hoops is super fun! You practise on your own or play with friends.
Rock climbing is a fun activity for the whole family! Ask your parents if you can try it out during the school holidays.
If you’re deciding what sport to take at school, why don’t you try tennis? It’s great exercise and will help your coordination.
Next time you have your friends over, try this fun activity. Just remember to be careful and make sure there are adults around.
Summer is on its way and now is the perfect time to enjoy the sun before it gets too hot. And having a picnic is one of the best ways to have fun outdoors!
Next time your child has their friends over, design your own treasure hunt. They’ll have the best time searching for clues and prizes.
Dancing is great exercise and you can do it almost anywhere! So, why not encourage your little one to invent their own routine?
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You need to use your muscles so you can strengthen them. That’s why regular exercise is important. So, get outside and be active!
When you’re doing physical activities that may be dangerous, you should always wear protective gear. You don’t want to hurt yourself while you’re having fun!
You don’t need to go anywhere to practise your golf swing, you can do it right at home! All you need is a stick, a small ball and a plastic cup.
Before and after you exercise you should always check your pulse. That’s how you find out how fast your heart is beating!
Can you touch your toes? It’s important that you stretch your muscles before you exercise so you don’t get stiff or hurt yourself.
Did you know that the important thing you should do when you exercise is drink water? If you don’t drink enough you could end up dehydrated!
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Climbing trees is great exercise and, when you get to the top, there’s a great view. Just make sure a parent is around to watch you!
If you don’t warm up your muscles, you could hurt yourself when you exercise! So, ask your parents to teach you some warm-ups.
Doing chores is great exercise. It works your muscles and gives you strength. Your parents will also love it when you help out!
It’s important you take lots of steps every day. Try and count them with a pedometer, and see how many steps you can take!
Riding a bicycle is super fun and is a great way to exercise! Ask your parents to help you learn; it’s really easy once you get the hang of it.
Build your own obstacle course and see how fast you can get through it.
A Jumping Jack is when you spread your arms and legs out (like a star) as you jump.
Gardening isn’t just for your parents, you can do it too!
Taking the stairs is a lot more fun than riding in an elevator!
Aerobic exercise is the most important kind of exercise you can do.
Do you ever get a strange pain in the side of your belly when you’re running around?
Handstands and headstands are great for your muscles!
Did you know that your heart rate is based on how many times your heart beats in a minute?
Get the kids together and have a fun little competition.
Your little one can play this fun game on their own or with friends.
Get the little ones hopping up and down with this exciting game.
Grab some balls, a hosepipe and have some fun in the garden with your little one.
This simple but great pilates move will help with your little one’s balance.
This little exercise is perfect for your toddler and all you need is a ball.
This fun pilates move will help your little ones improve their core strength!
Take advantage of the sun and move bathtime outside.
There are so many things you can do with a ball on an elastic string.
Ball play is super fun and can keep you busy for hours!
Exercise is way more fun when the whole family is involved.
Playing with a bat and ball can provide hours of fun.
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a tree?
This fun yoga pose includes loads of little games you can play while you do it
Running around outside and getting some much-needed fresh air is good for you
Exercise is really good for you
Time for some planking!
Time to do the crescent!
Get ready to splish and splash!
Get your move on!
End your yoga session the right way.
The amazing benefits of yoga.
Keep it cool this summer.
Your child learns their habits from you, so brush together and try to make it fun
Get your heart pumping with a set of cool wheels.
Try out this super slick skateboard move: the Manual!
Strengthen your bones with weight bearing exercises.
Change things up with this new spin on freeze tag!
Get active with a simple figure 8 dribbling technique.
Do what gets your bones moving!
Those boots were made for walking!
Fire up your competitive spirit
Discover the great outdoors.
Start and end your day in different healthy ways.
Be on the ball all year round.
Stop and take a breath.
Get that good feeling with yoga.
Scoot along with our skateboard skills.
Stay flexible with a daily Disney stretch.
Warm Up To A New Day.
Step up to the streets with our hip-hop robot walk.
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